Temporary crown hurts!!!?

Answer Ive had 5 temporary crowns -__- but they do hurt for a couple of days since they're tight. The permanent ones only hurt me when they were being put on because of the pressure. They hurt for about a... Read More »

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How can i put my temporary crown back on?

You can buy temporary bonding at Walmart, Walgreens or most any drugstore in the toothpaste section. I would try that.

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

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 »

Is a gold crown better than a regular crown?

I am a licensed dentist specializing in gold dentistry with over 20 years experience, and have been teaching dental students at two Philadelphia universities for much of my career. I would also lik... Read More »

If you have a crown that is showing gray at the gum receding line is there any way to hide the gray without getting a new crown?

Answer You could try asking the dentist about "bonding". I needed a crown, but my dentist chose not to crown it, but to build up the tooth. They matched it great and it's not that expensive.