X-ray of tooth (upper right second premolar) shows chipped off wall and exposed tooth root. is root canal the only option? it was earlier filled due to cavities and has never hurt. dentist thinks the tooth is dead. can't a filling help ?
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.