Does the dentist need to brace my tooth after they crown my broken tooth? (Photo)

The tooth that broke has no support behind it so thats why its just a layer of my tooth on my gums so will it stoll be fixed by crowning it ?

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When they crown the tooth they will basically shave the tooth down and make it smaller.  Then they will put the crown on which will surround the prepped (shrunken) tooth. The root of the tooth will anchor it in the mouth and the cement will retain the crown on the tooth.

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