Also deep cleaning $800 which includes laser treatment . Seems like this will Nobelâs another 60 days before it feels better! Often times a root canal is “re-done” if the root becomes re-infected. I did not have injections for the fitting… the fitting for me was very painful, however I was determined to be able to feel the bite hoping to get is right as I needed to fly home the next day. Help. I thought it must have been from tooth #31, but when my tongue touches tooth #30, I get a sensation and pretty confident the pain is in that tooth not further back. I wanted the new crown taken off, but he advised to wait 6 months and see if the pain goes away. You’ll probably need the root canal. Thank you so much for your time. I had tooth , jaw and ear pain. Wouldnât it make things worse if I wait? What can this pain be? Ive been taking aleve and a cream that they gave me. It is quite annoying that it is still aching and prevents me from eating on that site too often – especially with harder or chewy things. Much appreciated, especially since I don’t have insurance ð Still feeling “off” mentally to the point others have noticed, but maybe it’s something else. The crown evidently had been leaking for a long time. Hi, The success rate of root canals is very well established at around 90% for 10 years so I’m afraid you are mis-informed. Copyright © 2020 Leaf Group Ltd., all rights reserved. I was sore the first day and then all was ok the following day but then the day after or so, started having pain. Hi, I have been having issues with a tooth since May. However, once the crown was removed, she said that my nerve was exposed, no decay, just exposed nerve (tooth #10). Here a letter the Endo sent to dentist that dentist apparently didnât read so I showed him this while I was there. I called on thursday to tell him I was in pain tooth 30 specifically , so he called in amoxicillin referred me to an endodontist for a root canal. I know sometimes us dentists do not want to deliver bad news unless we have to so we are hesitant to say the tooth needs the root canal until we are 100% certain. Basically half the tooth was gone. Beth, my dentist tried a sedative temporary filling to calm nerves, reduce pain and avoid a root canal. I charge a small fee for this, usually around $150, and if it works I put that money towards the final crown. Iâm also looking for a holistic dentist who might be more conservative in treatment. but it’s now excruciating pain to the point that i’m popping advils like they’re potato chips (not really, but you know what i mean). I immediately called the Dentist office and they squeezed me in within two days. How Long Do Dental Crowns Last? I decide, maybe I should go get a cleaning. What do you think it could be? Thats why I thought it was a gum problem. Now the tooth is absolutely hurting so bad that I feel like I need to go to the ER. Could it be that because I didnât have a temp crown for 2 weeks (just a gap) that the pressure is aggravating something? You may want to get another opinion of the work that was done at this point. I took two aleve and the pain disappeared after around 10-15 mins. 4 years ago, I had a crown put on a tooth. im thinking he could of missed an infection maybe? It was fine for the first 6 months, then started to get irritated. Both of these are causing nerve inflammation and my removal of the decay will cause more. Make sure you are willing to ask it for your perfect smile. I had it done in October, top left hand molar. Breathing hurts but especially when I tap/touch the lingual cusps. Severe pain continued into day 3 with mastoid process swelling and swelling continuing down neck. It should snap through, if it doesn’t then that is your issue. He also mentioned a spot on my gums near the crown was Inflamed. But the other, the one that is adjacent to the crown, has the most consistent ache and I think it might be due to bite. Thanks for any insight! In rest, it doesn’t bother me when I eat and dont have another pain. I guess I need to go back to the dentist but I am scared as I donât want her hammering my crown out again as I feel like my jaw is still recovering. I am also thinking about writing to the the Federation or Association of Dentist or a lawyer. He took xray and told me i need root canal. The first two docs were probably right. Some teeth take a little longer to settle down but it should be gradually feeling better. I no longer need to take Advil at all. Sir i got root canal and crown on my both mandibular anterior about 6 years ago . Notify me of follow-up comments by email. My regular dentist came in, gave me topical and and numbing gel and it was excruciating. The permanent crown didnât fit so they had to take it back to the lab. Itâs been exactly 2 weeks and I still feel sensitivity (usually will last for about 3-5 secs) with cold liquid. If on the other hand decay has exposed the gutta percha then it would be advisable to do a retreatment prior to permanent crown cementation. Iâve gone back twice already due to being to high. Is it possible the infection from #14 is still present? I had my first crown procedure (no root canal) about three weeks ago and received my permanent crown a little over a week ago. Possibly coming from a tooth next to it. The past month it had been hurting really bad, cold sensitive, etc. As long as that tissue stays alive you are all good. My concern is that the pain I had been feeling between the time period of the first filling and the medicated filling has returned, and it happens even when I am not chewing. Go back to your dentist and tell them this as it should not happen. Also the crown does not hurt when my mouth is closed I mean the crown is not tall. Still no problem. ). Thanks for any information you can provide. No. And what percentage have no problems? #19 also has a crown/root canal (performed approx. Hello This is more of a nervous system issue and may or may not have anything to do with the tooth itself. At my appointment the dentist took X-rays and because I passed the cold/tapping & X-rays looked ok -he determined itâs probably my bite. I said there is fluoride in tooth paste! lit hit one side of the crown and it did not feel good sort of in between the crown and tooth in front of it and hit a corner of the crown and it is sore today. Hi! He says the only reason I’d now feel pain is the nerve tissue was “possibly” not all removed. Does that mean Iâm getting dry socket? Dentists have something they test that with to determine for sure. When he took the temporary crown off and waited 5 minutes there was no pain at all, even biting down on cotton ball didnât hurt. Thank you so much Dr…now they don’t hurt but they feel different..I feel like they are foreign objects…before they felt like my own teeth..I think gaps have been formed.. (#30 took a piece of the tooth with it.) I went back with pain, a different dentist sealed the bottom because it wasn’t covered properly. Had two temporary crowns placed 6 days ago. I had two old, large fillings on #19 and #30 give out on me at the same time. I had cracked my lower right and lower left was not severe but figured i get both done. In such situations, a new crown can be crafted to cover the damaged tooth. I just hope the calmed nerves stay calm after that. Could be referred pain. She said the decay didnât reach the nerve. Now the tooth where the crown is hurts, and pulses, when I go near it with my dental floss or my electric toothbrush the pain is pretty intense. I was thinking it was alot of trauma to my face and gums and that’s why so much pain. I went 2 times to my dentist to check this pain but he didnât see any inflammation or any problem on the X-ray. I called my dentist so he had me come in to take a look. If less than a week the bite should be exactly the same. as it is, even a “cheaper” dentist, i’m sure will want a consultation, his own x-rays and so on and that will add up as well to the cost, so in the long run i would NOT be saving any money… what do you think sir? It’s a known complication and not all dentists would redo for free. Oh, also when first dentist said he’d put crown on in a month, and I said, temporary cement, right, in case of probs and he said the temporary cement is permanent so it will be permanent cement. Thanks in advance for any advice you can provide. I am very disappointed as both my temporary filling and then my temporary crown felt better than this expensive custom made crown. I had some soreness, but it was well managed with ibuprofen. Problems with the underlying tooth: In some cases, tooth sensitivity after a dental crown is due to the underlying tooth. That is frustrating. The issues you describe need to be seen in person and something doesn’t sound quite right. Its moving around a bit now but not coming off. This type of “pain” Â¿what is? Referred to oral surgeon for extraction due to the amount of bone loss. The dentist doesn’t want to finish the crown and the new bridge and wants me to see an endodontist, which is very expensive. any advise you can give me would be great of what is going on? Lots of great info here, thank you. Waiting on crown but I have a constant pain. I felt no pain or nothing after they placed the temporary crown on. I’m not knowing what to do. Teeth hurt a bit whilst waiting for the crown but put on anyway in hope it would settle. Each crown is bonded with a short-term cement called zinc oxide eugenol, which has a sedative effect on the tooth nerve and helps relieve discomfort. Iâve recently started eating again on that side and flossing around the crown and it seems better (the next inner corner of my jaw is a little sore sometimes.) Is this normal procedure? Hello, I got a crown done in the upper right side, since that work was done, I have feeling pain/sensitivity in the teeth (or gum) below where the crown as well as around the crown, have been to the dentist 2 times for “adjustments”, however the sensitivity remains, am wondering maybe the crown isn’t of the right size and/or the problem is bigger than a simply “adjustment”.. Maybe get another dentist to check it out. So today I go in and am ready to pay the $2200 for a crown and root canal but they made me wait 3 hours cause he was doing a wisdom root canal, that’s fine I waited. I got a crown about 4-5 weeks ago on molar 19, procedure went normal then exactly 2 weeks ago i got the permanent crown, which i also thought went about as normal as possible. Had that done and all went well – soft, cold/cool foods, lots of kefir (!) If you can still feel cold, then it is alive. Find a place where the dentists don’t come and go all the time. Next, and this is by far the most likely issue, is it something to do with the temporary; bite too high, temporary cement bothering gums, bad fitting temp bothering gums, contact between temp and teeth open and food getting stuck in between and irritating the gums. It’s not a terrible pain and I’ve only had to take Motrin a couple of times in the 4 months since the initial pain started. I should have said I had no known problems for years. The dentist fixed it and put a temporary crown. Also, no sign of abscess or swelling. Thank you! 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