Q: I had an implant and a crown placed three months ago. Now I am getting food stuck between that crown and the one in front of it, which is annoying the heck out of me. Is ...
Ask the Dentist Column
January 27, 2016
Q: When is your next seminar? My wife and I were away for the summer and now are full time residents in Vero Beach. A: Welcome to the neighborhood! We actually have quite a few patients that make ...
January 20, 2016
Q: Can you tell me what problems would arise in treating someone with EDS (Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome)? A: My good friend of thirty five years and awesome Palm Beach County podiatrist, Dr. Alan Hartstein and I ...
January 13, 2016
Q: What did you today at your office? (Note: Actual question!) A: As the Beatles’ lyric goes: Woke up, fell out of bed, Dragged a comb across my head Found my way downstairs and drank a cup, And looking up I noticed I was late. Honestly? 9:00 a.m.: Placed ...
January 6, 2016
Q: I am missing most of my upper teeth and absolutely do not want dentures. I have qualified for Care Credit zero interest financing for $21,000. One doctor said I could only have five implants and a “hybrid” ...
December 30, 2015
Q: My husband says when I speak; I show my lower teeth, which are much worse looking than my uppers. Do dentists ever do veneers on just the lowers? A: Most of my holiday stay-cation consisted of fitness ...
December 23, 2015
Q: I had an awful experience in a dental office while having teeth pulled and implants placed on my back right jaw. The doctor had me in the chair for five hours and was pounding a hammer and chisel in my mouth claiming he needed to do this to ...
December 16, 2015
West Palm Beach General Dentistry Q: I read your articles every week and am fascinated with all the new technology you write about. I would like to know your thoughts about the level of customer ...
December 9, 2015
West Palm Beach Dental Implants Q: I have no teeth on the bottom and had a dentist place four implants. The hope was to then make a denture that would ...
December 2, 2015
West Palm Beach Dental Implants Q: I have had a toothache for months now and my dentist cannot find anything wrong with it on the X-ray upon his examination. I ...