Does crown for root canal #2 tooth always need a post? Dr said had good remaining tooth structure/bone and could go w/out post.

root canal #2 tooth got crown and no post and am wondering if this makes tooth vulnerable but dentist said should be ok due to tooth structure/bone.

Doctor Answers 1

Post needed on crown

pending tooth structure remaining not all root canal teeth need post. if your doctor this you need a post buildup, he may think the remaining tooth is not strong enough to hold the build up material. 

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