Why do I need a post and a crown after a root canal?

Q. Why do I need a post and crown after a root canal? A. When a tooth has a root canal, an access hole is made in the top of the tooth and the pulp of the tooth is removed – including any infection or inflamed pulpal tissue.  In addition to removing the nerve, this also… Continue reading

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Why is my tooth changing colors?

Q. When I was a child around the age of maybe 8 or 9 my brother and I were throwing rocks in the creek where we lived….as I am sure you can guess…my brother bummped my mouth and my front tooth chipped almost at a slant in half…I have had a filled portion on that tooth for a long… Continue reading

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