I have two

0
0

I have two large teeth on either side of my mouth in my lower jaw and these are very filled. I would like to have these crowned on the NHS but my dentist said they are too weak to crown. I think the roots are still OK. I do not want a lower denture (already have an upper denture) and would like these two remaining teeth crowned (other teeth either side have been extracted but I can just manage to eat using these remaining two teeth). My dentist provides NHS treatment and I wonder why he has said this. Should I find another NHS dentist for a second opinion? I also had a crown break off on my upper teeth recently and he did not re-fix it but attached it to my upper part denture, (leaving the root in situ) but I would have preferred it being reattached or replaced, but again he said it was too weak to be replaced. I have other crowns in the front which have posts and these have been there for many years. Are NHS dentists unwilling to do crowns? It would appear that way.

Marked as spam
Asked on 03/12/2015 12:00 am
6 views