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can you get a filling on a crown?

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Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Yes: If they had to cut a hole through an existing crown in order to perform a root canal treatment on the tooth, then yes, you could have the crown repaired with a filling presuming that the rest of the crown is in good condition. If the rest of the crown is no longer in good condition, then the entire crown should be replaced.
Answered on Nov 3, 2013

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