Number 30 molar

This tooth has had a root canal and a crown installed several yrs, ago. Now my dentist says the ex ray shows that the root has now separated and one side broke, therefore the tooth should be removed. Is that correct? I would then have to get a bridge or implant, or just have an empty space. I have all my other teeth except the 4 wisdom teeth. I don't like this situation. Any other possibility?

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