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When Does a Tooth Need a Crown?

My dentist wants to crown my teeth and my insurance company 's review board says it should be refilled. Both my teeth have had large old fillings and... READ MORE

I am 20 years old, uninsured and I need a root canal on a molar. What are the pros and cons of a root canal vs. extraction?

I am in need of a root canal on a molar and I know that dentists usually opt to save the tooth when possible but as a 20 year old without insurance it... READ MORE

How long do dental build ups last?

I recently went to the doctor and they suggested a crown at some point but said it was not necessary now. I am electing not to get it right now, due... READ MORE

Can dentist bill me for bad crown on my implant which was not delivered into my mouth, if insurance will not cover?

Crown did not fit properly, dentist did a lot of grinding, after crown did not look natural (shapeless, shapeless). I asked her to send it back to lab... READ MORE

Dentist left hole in tooth beside the one he was operating on. Any suggestions? (photos)

I had root canals on my 2 front teeth. The tooth beside them has a small crater in the top. When getting my permanent crowns, he drilled some in the... READ MORE

I had bad crown done by an assistant. Can I request money back from where they bill my insurance?

They know it was a bad crown so they refunding me my money that i paid out of my pocket but they should not get to keep the money from the insurance... READ MORE

Is the dentist covered for mistakes?

If a crown is badly made or wrongly fitted and as a result needs a new one, is the dentist liable and if so, can he recover additional cost on... READ MORE

Emax paid by Insurance vs Porcelain fused to high noble metal recommended by dentist. Cost vs benefit or a scam?

My front #9 tooth needs a crown. I need to come up with $700 (which I cant do right now) for patient portion on my new crown. My "Proposed Treatment... READ MORE

Why am I being charged extra non-insurance covered fees for my crown?

I went the dentist and he said I needed a crown; they gave me a quote and on the quote the following was listed: 02750 Crown-Porcelain & Hi Nobl (3rd... READ MORE

Am I Entitled to a New Bridge on the NHS if My Old One is Turning Grey?

I was advised to have a bridge in my teens because my canine didn't grow down. I have had the current one for approx 25 years. I now have a grey... READ MORE

My 3 year old crown split, and the warranty has expired. Insurance won't cover. Should I look for a new dentist?

My 3 year old crown split in half. My dentist will do a new crown with zirconia and accepts no responsibility for this crown (he applied) and also... READ MORE

Is it ok to get permanent filling after root canal treatment for 5 months then get a new crown?

Hello Doctors, I had crown 4 months ago after getting the crown I the tioth became more sensitive so I had root canal last week. The problem now my... READ MORE

Open margins on crowns. Cold sensitivity. 4 teeth done at once. I do not trust this dentist. Went elsewhere.

New dentist saw open margins. Dentist who placed crowns disagrees, replaced only one. Cold sensitivity lessesed but is not gone. I complained to... READ MORE

Root canal & crown = $5400??

I have been quoted $5400 for a root canal and crown. This price also includes and x-ray and my exam & cleaning. Also should mention that I do not have... READ MORE

I was denied insurance for a white glass with high gold content crown for tooth 19 by Dental Quest. I need help

I went to a dentist here in Chicago and was denied a white glass with high gold content crown for tooth 19 during the procedure I was told by the... READ MORE

What procedures are available if I don't like my 4 front crowns?

I had tried my crowns 3 times with my doctor I didnt like the shape ,color and the size when I bite there is a gap between the upper& lower teeth... READ MORE

Do I Have A Case Against Doctor?

So he broke the tooth in half while fixing it, and told me he can still fix it by building up around it. After a year or so I went to a diff dentist... READ MORE

Dental Crown advice.. Any suggestions? (photos)

My dentist says I need 4 crowns in the front. #7 8 9 & 11. Is this correct? I'm not sure if this would be covered under my insurance.. Would this be... READ MORE

Is there any insurance code to charge patients upgrade fee?

Most of the insurance say we can't charge upgrade fees.This limits me not to use best labs for better quality crowns. READ MORE

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