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Will I get an injection when getting a crown?

Will I get an injection when getting a crown?

Usually: When getting fitted for a crown, remember the tooth is usually alive. If a tooth has has a root canal, we still handle the tender gum tissue that surrounds the tooth. Local anesthetic, gently administered, will assure you of a painless, comfortable and worry free visit. ...Read more

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Dr. Steven Griggs
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Crown (Definition)

The crown of a tooth is that part of the tooth on top of the root. The crown of the tooth is the part that is visible in the mouth. A crown restoration is a procedure that restores the crown of a tooth that is damaged by fracture or extensive decay by cementing a replica of the crown over a prepared tooth, and is one of the most common ...Read more


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I had a root canal 6 years ago and i'm due to get a crown. The dentist said i won't get an injection. Will this be painful?

I had a root canal 6 years ago and i'm due to get a crown. The dentist said i won't get an injection. Will this be painful?

No nerve: It is possible that we can have a crown on root canal tooth without the shot or numbing, if your dentist only planned to place your crown above the gum line and not going to touch your gum tissue. ...Read more

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What could cause an alignment problem after crowning?

Size: Crowns are made for the most part in freehand, so during the cementation process, adjustments are normal. Additionally the marking paper is not necessarily more accurate than what you feel. I suggest you tell your dentist your concerns and maybe more adjustment is needed on your crown. It's common for a crown to need an additional adjustment after cementation. ...Read more

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What will i need to avoid after a tooth crowning?

What will i need to avoid  after a tooth crowning?

Dental crowns: Follow a good oral hygiene at home. It should include adequate brushing and flossing. See your dentist on a regular basis for check up and "cleaning". Keep the plaque off your teeth. It's best to be proactive. ...Read more

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Does teeth crowning require anesthesia?

Does teeth crowning require anesthesia?

Just local: No need for anything more. I find that giving only what is needed and thereby decreasing risk by not adding more drugs is the safest way to practice. ...Read more

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How long does he have to wait before he can eat again after a crowning?

How long does he have to wait before he can eat again after a crowning?

A few hours: If it's the first step of getting a crown, then don't eat any food until all of the numbness is gone. In addition, some temporary cements take a few hours to set completely. If it;s the second step where the permanent crown is fitted, sometimes you are numb, sometimes not. Again, don't chew if there is any numbness. Otherwise the final cement hardens very quickly. ...Read more

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Is there pain relief for crowning in birth?

Is there pain relief for crowning in birth?

Sure: Delivery is the ultimate pain relief but prior to delivery, an epidural is useful for pain relief. If labor is too quick and/or an epidural is not available; a pudendal block (injection) can be placed by your OB and this helps tremendously, especially with first time moms who are experiencing lots of pain. Discuss your options with your OB before labor. Take care. ...Read more

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Willthe procedure for dental crowning hurts?

Willthe procedure for dental crowning hurts?

Should not: You will have local anesthesia and there should be no pain. Good Luck. ...Read more

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I am 21 and having a natural home birth. What does crowning feel like?

I am 21 and having a natural home birth. What does crowning feel like?

Ouch: Speaking from personal experience, i would say there is great pressure, and pain. There may be some tearing of the tissues. It is not comfortable. I also want to add, you are about to meet the love of your life! good luck. ...Read more

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How can you repair teeth crowning?

How can you repair teeth crowning?

Depends: Do you mean repairing a tooth with a crown or repairing a tooth with a crown already on the tooth? Repairing a tooth with a crown on is often possibly by putting a small filling at the edge of the crown where there is decay. If you mean repairing a tooth by placing a crown, then it is an entirely different procedure. After preparing the tooth, a dental lab makes the crown & the dentist cements it. ...Read more

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