I Had a Root Canal. Now I Need a Crown?
You might be surprised to learn that after a root canal in our Lake Worth dental office, you might also need a dental crown. These extensive efforts can seem heroic and might come at a larger expense than you originally imagined. Saving a natural tooth, however, is typically the best way to protect your oral health and is less expensive than replacing a missing tooth.
Why Root Canal Teeth Deserve a Crown
Typically, people have root canals because they have a serious and often painful infection deep within the tooth near the nerve. Root canal treatment cleans out the damaged tissue and nerve fibers, but because the blood supply is removed, the ...