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 Root canal .. How long can I put off getting a crown?

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

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 tooth, crack in crown, never had pain or discomfort, replaced crown & now pain?

It should have stopped hurting by now. It's possible that the tooth itself is cracked vertically from the top to the bottom. This is one of the few situations where the tooth can't be saved. You... Read More »
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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?

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