Dental Crown Q&A
Nerves + Dental Crown
Is the nerve in my root canal not completely killed or could there be another issue such as a poorly fitting crown? (photos)
1. Itchy, throbbing pain in root canal crown. 2. Pain when pressure is applied to crown such as when eating, touching, or tapping the crown. 3. Gum... READ MORE
I had a crown procedure, no root canal, done on November 15th. I am still having nerve pain in the tooth even chewing on soft things like gum. It... READ MORE
It is a recent crown-December 2012. Sensitive from day one. Not a porcelain crown. READ MORE
First, is a tooth with root canal no more dead or less vital than is a tooth with a dead nerve? Yes or No? ---- A simple ice cube... READ MORE
Removed my old crown. After getting my upper front tooth capped my lower teeth touches the back of crown. Suggestion? (photo)
The dentist could not well reshape my existing teeth saying the older dentist did the cutting wrong exposing my nerve,anyway he did some drilling and... READ MORE
I live in Cambodia and had my two top front teeth crowned around a year ago here. I am not sure if they are pure porcelain or fused with metal. Since... READ MORE
They had a hard time getting the temporary crown off. It felt as if they were pulling my tooth out and this created pain. He had to deaden my mouth to... READ MORE
I got a crown about 3 weeks ago to fix a cracked tooth. Now sensitive to cold and pressure. Could I have bruised the nerve?
I cracked my back molar a few weeks back and had to get a crown as a result. All of a sudden today my tooth is sensitive to cold and direct pressure... READ MORE
I recently got a temporary crown. My dentist who I have been going to told me the nerve was not exposed, no root canal necessary. It was fine, just... READ MORE
Just had 2 crowns then root canals on them done. I am still experiencing nerve related pain! Last root canal was a week ago. The tooth next to the 2... READ MORE
While getting tooth drilled down for temporary crown, there was significant nerve pain in a certain area. I was unable to chew on that side while I... READ MORE
A file was left in my canal by the gd and endo - after 3 root canals and not being told until 8 months later.
My Tooth THROBBED daily - assumed it from the 3 rc tooth absessed when I went back to try remove the file the ed drilled into my crown heard a... READ MORE
I had an old crown replaced. When temporary was removed, assistant was cleaning glue from area and hit a nerve. Permenant crown put on...ever since, 4... READ MORE
I have had the nerve removed from a front tooth and a crown fitted after the tooth itself just broke off.
I do have a very deep bite and now the crown is beginning to protude and twist. Do roots move around? I can just push it back into place but am afraid... READ MORE
The doctor said the toot i'm complaing about doesn't have a nerve and had a root canal years ago already . both teeth are crowns. READ MORE
Dentist says I need a root canal just 3 months after my new crown was placed. I feel he screwed this one up! Is this normal?
#14 had 2 fillings. Tooth crowned mid Feb. I was fine for a week. Then cold/pressure sensitivity and sore spot near the gum line. I've had 3 bite... READ MORE
Pain only when flossing on 1 tooth after the neighbor tooth was crowned, what could be the cause & does it need to be recrowned?
While I still had a temporary tooth on I noticed an extreme pain on the molar that sits right in front of the temp. tooth, I feel the pain only when... READ MORE
18 months ago my dentist replaced an old filling in my back molar with a crown. The tooth appeared cracked apparently. When I chew any food with... READ MORE
Need root canal on 20+ yr old double bridged cap because of minor symbolic discomfort and radiolucency on root with nerve dying.
Had bridge removed and replaced again after cavity repaired a few months ago and now told need root canal, to be done drilling through cap. What % of... READ MORE