Last month I had a root canal on a back molar that already had a crown on it.
Boy what fun!!! $700 for 45 minutes of work. I'm just glad I had insurance!
You might try switching doctors, I've had a few that would have been better as
As much as I hate going to the dentist, I still drive two hours to get to mine.
You just need to find the right mix of people.
Hope you and your wallet are feeling better