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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruden
38 years experience Dentistry
Crown too high: In most instances the crown is too high thus, causing your tooth alignment to become uncomfortable. This could easily be corrected by seeing your dent ... Read More
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Dr. Winston Muditajaya
24 years experience Dentistry
Size: Crowns are made for the most part in freehand, so during the cementation process, adjustments are normal. Additionally the marking paper is not necess ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. K Bigelow
Dr. K Bigelow answered
36 years experience Dentistry
Immediately: Modern permanent cements used for placement of crowns set up within 10 to 20 minutes. Some resin cements set up immediately. You can safely eat on a p ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Greenhalgh
33 years experience Dentistry
A few hours: If it's the first step of getting a crown, then don't eat any food until all of the numbness is gone. In addition, some temporary cements take a few h ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Gulizio
25 years experience Prosthodontics
Eating after a Crown: I advise all of my patients to wait until the effects of the anesthesia have worn off before eating. Typically, this takes about an hour after the de ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jake Richards
12 years experience Dentistry
Not really: If they need the support you do it, you may need them redone later if the patient is young and has some growing to do. Crowns are meant to make the t ... Read More
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Depends on : Age. I agree with the last answer however if you are an adult i would ask why the molars are short. Excessive wear, poor occlusion. Orthodontics can h ... Read More
Dr. Robert Tupac
Specializes in Prosthodontics
Depends: This is a clinical decision made by your dentist, following some guidelines that your dentist is familiar with.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donovan Young
29 years experience Dentistry
NO! : You are administered a little anesthesia. The tooth should not be sensitive when the crown is being cemented.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rosenfeld
38 years experience Dentistry
See below: A compromised tooth (fracture, failing old filling) may need to be covered and protected by a crown. First, there must be enuf healthy tooth as a fou ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: Delivery is the ultimate pain relief but prior to delivery, an epidural is useful for pain relief. If labor is too quick and/or an epidural is not av ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. TED FEDER
Dr. TED FEDER answered
40 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No Sticky Foods: No sticky foods like taffy, jujubes, abba zabba that could stick to the crown and it's opposing tooth and pull the new crown off. The crown cement ne ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
37 years experience Pediatrics
Don't : Would reccommend against this as occasionally immediate intervention is needed by an md.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Donley
54 years experience Dentistry
Depends: Do you mean repairing a tooth with a crown or repairing a tooth with a crown already on the tooth? Repairing a tooth with a crown on is often possibly ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ragan Faler
24 years experience Dentistry
Lichen Nitidus: Possibly a skin disorder called lichen nitidus. Many bumps, discolorations, and textures can be normal. But, some are early signs of infection, or di ... Read More

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