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Please tell me if i should get my tooth removed or do a root canal?

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Dr. Alan Zweig
Dentistry 45 years experience
Discuss that : With your dentist. Only he or she can know the prognosis of root canal, and whether it is better to try to save that tooth, or to remove it and to put in an implant.
Dr. John Thaler
Prosthodontics 41 years experience
See Prosthodontist: See the expert in tooth reconstruction - the prosthodontist. You will be gven the best options to choose from. If tooth is removed, get immediate imlant, if possible, or socket graft to preserve bony site. Good luck.

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A 42-year-old member asked:

Please tell me if I should get my tooth removed or do a root canal?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alan Zweig
Dentistry 45 years experience
Discuss that : With your dentist. Only he or she can know the prognosis of root canal, and whether it is better to try to save that tooth, or to remove it and to put in an implant.
A 40-year-old member asked:

Is it better to get a root canal or to get the tooth removed?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Thaler
Prosthodontics 41 years experience
See Dentist: See your Dentist or the specialist , the Prosthodontist , for a diagnosis and treatment options. Get your questions answered so that YOU understand the pros and cons of each option. Good Luck.

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