Why does a molar tooth still hurt two months after a root canal and could the nerve still be in the tooth?

Answer Weird, I had this same problem recently. I had a root canal down and a few months later my tooth started hurting again. I was now going to a different dentist and he took out the filling and the pr... Read More »

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How do you find a good endodontic if you need an apicoectomy apical surgery on tooth number 4 and that tooth has had a root canal plus you had the root canal re-done and the gum is sore?

Answer To find a good endodontist, it's best to consult your dentist and he or she can refer you.

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 »

Why would you have pain in your upper tooth months after having a root canal?

Answer It is possible that the root canal was not completed successfully. This happened to me. It took me about three years and four different dentists/periodontists to establish that the root cana... 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 »