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Why Get a Root Canal if You Can Get an Implant?

With the advent of the implant are root canals a thing of the past? What are Endodontists saying about this?? READ MORE

Root Canal Gone Bad After 11 Years; Implant?

Had a root canal 11 years ago. It developed an abscess a month ago. Was shuttled off to a root canal surgeon for a re-do. Root canal surgeon said "oh... READ MORE

Need Implant on my Front Tooth, Worried About Matching Previous Crowns, What to Do? (photo)

I had 2 root canals &then 2 crown on my front teeth. One crown came loose and i'm being told i will need an implant on front too I'm... READ MORE

Tooth 13 extraction and question on 14

I had root canal on 13 and 14  crowned 15 years ago. The crowns were replaced almost two times. Yesterday my 13 tooth came off with crown and... READ MORE

Implant or Bridge For A Bad Front Tooth?

When I was in middle school (now 21) I fell and injured one of my front teeth. I have had three root canals, and a surgery to remove the root of my... READ MORE

Need Implant on Front Tooth-worried About Matching Crowns and Real Tooth? (photo)

I broke my central and lateral incisor in 2005, had 2 root canals & 2 crowns.The tooth underneath the central crown broke, & I've had to... READ MORE

I have to decide between root canal or extraction and implant, I have internal resorption of my molar.

My dentist believes tooth #30 has internal resorption. I was given antibiotics to treat the infection. Now I must decide if I should attempt a root... READ MORE

Autotransplant Possible? Unerupted Wisdom Tooth to Fractured 1st Molar? (photo)

My lower left 1st Molar is fractured with RCT completed & is likely to be either extracted or crowned. My friend (not a dentist) suggested an... READ MORE

Should I live in this misery or have a bridge to fix my horrible buck teeth? (photos)

I have an over bite and my top front teeth stick out far too much! I'm already having treatment for a deep root canal in one of my four front teeth,... READ MORE

Does the x-ray show both teeth are infected? (Photo)

I had root canal 5 yrs ago for lateral incisor and cuspid, and I was told both need to come off and have dental implant, but I'm only seeing a bump or... READ MORE

Swelling after apicoectomy?

I had apicoectomy for 5 and root canals for my 6 front teeth. It took almost a week for the swelling to go away. But I can feel there is little... READ MORE

Can a failed root canal cause infection? I have to have both extracted. Could you explain?

Two teeth had root canals & There were radiolucencies at the root tips & endodontist told me that it was likely scar tissue. READ MORE

Can this tooth be saved. Number 7 had previous root canal and now abscess may have cracked root?

Two years ago had root canal and now abscess, not sure if pero abscess or root problem, is there a way to tell, my dentist is not sure. Is there a... READ MORE

#13 tooth has a root canal, no crown. Have discomfort around tooth in the sinus area.

One x-ray shows crack and another no crack. One dentist (crack) want extraction, bone craft and implant, the other (no crack) says sinus infection, I... READ MORE

Would root surgery, e.g. apicoectomy make affect future dental implant?? (photos)

I may need to do a root surgery cos root canal has failed and there is a metal post in the tooth, which I understand make it hard to redo a root canal... READ MORE

Root Canal Extraction of Maxillary 2nd Molar W/severe Bone Loss. Is There Hope for Implant?

My root canal has been infected - For years my old dentist couldn't see anything with x-ray & dismissed by telling me to take Advil. Cap recently... READ MORE

Could you give me more information about zirconia implant like how long does it take and approximately how much does it cost?

I did a root canal treatment for my front right tooth over 10 years ago, however the crown has broken recently, I would like to extract the tooth and... READ MORE

Worth it to re-treat a root canal molar a SECOND time? (photo)

I have a molar (upper right, second from the back) that had a root canal in the 80s.That root canal failed in April 2012 and was addressed with a root... READ MORE

I have a huge what I believe to be a abscess above one of the teeth that had the root canal done. (photos)

I had a root canal done on my two front teeth about 26 years ago when I was 8. I am 34 now. I have had temporary crowns and posts that have all fallen... READ MORE

Is it a better option aesthetically to do a bridge across the front four teeth with two implants or individual implants?

I had a front tooth to break at the gum line that had a root canal and a crown so it needs an implant. Then I had surgery on my knee and during... READ MORE

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