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Which is better - root canal or tooth extraction?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
RCT: Root canal therapy... you'll save your tooth and in the long run it will be less expensive.
Answered on Jul 24, 2015
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Dr. Alvaro Lazo
Dr. Alvaro Lazo commented
23 years experience in Dentistry
Keeping your natural dentition is always the best option.
Jul 24, 2015

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