Dentist did poor job on root canal/ crown. Tooth hurts. What can i do?

Answer Oftentimes, the dentist missed an accessory canal during the root canal procedure, and there is still bacteria present that can re-infect the tissue (bone, PDL) and cause pain. This can be correct... Read More »

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Can a new crown tooth that hits against another tooth cause you to need a root canal?

%REPLIES% Answer No. But a tooth that needed a crown probably had a lot of decay. Sometimes it's very close to the nerve and doesn't heal itself and ends up needing a root canal. This is by no f... Read More »

What are the chances of needing a root canal or crown if a tooth has never hurt?

x rays should be your next step. this allows the dentist to see how close the decay is to the pulp chamber. if there's enough room between the decay and the pulp chamber, a permanent filling can be... Read More »

How can you 'regrow' the root nerve and pulp of a tooth after a reckless dentist has removed them in preparation for an unnecessary root canal?

The nerve can not regenerate in a tooth, instead what is left of it will eventually die. You would be better off having the root canal treatment completed and if it is a back tooth you NEED a crown... Read More »

Do you need a root canal before a tooth crown?

On One Hand: Not for the ProcedureA tooth crown deals specifically with the above-the-gum structure of a single tooth. It is possible to complete a tooth crown procedure without doing a root canal.... Read More »