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 Is it necessary to have a root canal before getting a crown?

Answer On One Hand: It is Not Always NecessaryIt is not always necessary to get a root canal prior to getting a crown. Crowns are necessary to protect a weakened tooth from breaking, to hold together a cr... Read More »
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Root canal .. How long can I put off getting a crown?

YOU CAN ONLY WAIT 'TILL IT BREAKS. NOW IT'S BEEN A FEW MONTHS AND IT CAN HAPPEN ANYTIME. I'D GET IT DONE ASAP YOU DON'T WANT A BREEAK BELOW THE GUM-LINE.
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Can I get invisalign BEFORE I get a crown after a root canal?

No, you must get the crown first. For one thing, you risk major problems with the tooth that had the root canal. Get that taken care of ASAP. Braces can wait.
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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 »
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How common is it to have to have a root canal done shortly after having a new crown?

It can happen. Removing a lot of the tooth for a crown can cause the tooth to go into "shock" and die. Meaning it needs a root canal. Or it could have been that the tooth was so decayed that it was... Read More »
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