A 52-year-old female asked:

Had root canal done. now part of tooth is still painful. endodontist says maybe a crack. dentist wants to save tooth should i have it pulled?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 42 years experience
Wants and needs: What want to do and what we need to do may be different. If the tooth is cracked, it may be hopeless. Only the practitioners who are treating you can make the final call. I would not invest more time or money into restoring that tooth unless you are pain free. Implants may be an option.
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