How many times can a Dental Crown be replaced?

I read that every time you get a new dental crown they have to destroy a little more of your tooth. So how many times approximately can one get his crown replaced before another crown will be out of the option? Also, I have one front tooth that turned grey due to root canal, I heard getting a dental crown on one front tooth is nearly impossible for a good match. So what are my best options to fix my dark front tooth and get matching teeth? (Half the tooth was chipped and is now "pasted" back on)

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How many times can a crown be replaced? #DrSoftTouch

Each time the tooth is worked on, some tooth structure is removed. As long as there is enough tooth structure to attach a crown, the crown can be remade as many times as necessary. It's important to keep in mind that at some point, nerve damage may result and a root canal would be necessary. Good luck and I hope this helps! Click "save" under my name, if you'd like to ask me more questions in the future.

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