Q: I am angry at my dentist. I just had an implant and crown placed last year; now the crown is loose. Do I have to go through the whole procedure again ...
Category: Dental Implants
January 3, 2018Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: Dear nephew Mitchy. It’s Uncle Howard again. My dentist in Queens said I have a problem with my upper left last dental implant; (not the one you did in front of it.) I will send you the X-ray and ...
October 11, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: At this point, it’s not the money. I just can’t get my spouse to get his teeth done. He has missing teeth and the ones that are left look awful. And, to top it off, he is in sales! Any suggestions? A: Firstly, pass ...
October 4, email@example.com
Q: I was upset to find out that after four months of waiting for my dental implant to heal, I now have to have my gums cut open again just to take some ...
August 9, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I am afraid to have titanium implants due to possible issues with having metals in the body that I have read on the Internet.I recently saw on a website some kind of ceramic non-metal dental implant alternative. What ...
July 26, email@example.com
Q: My medical doctor recently told me that my entire gastrointestinal system is infected with a type of fungal infection. He insisted that I see a dentist to help me get rid of my dentures which he ...
June 21, firstname.lastname@example.org
Today was a great day for dentistry and for all dentists that do what I do. I received a gift from a patient who had gone through major dental implant reconstruction with me for nine months. ...
May 10, email@example.com
Q: I cannot tolerate a removable denture due to a strong gag reflex. I am willing to replace my missing teeth with dental implants, but how will I avoid the dental impressions needed to make the teeth that will be attached ...
April 26, firstname.lastname@example.org
Today was a great day for dentistry and for all dentists that do what I do. I received a gift from a patient who had gone through major dental implant reconstruction with me for nine months. (She told me she ...
April 5, email@example.com
Q: I need to have a tooth removed, but cannot leave the office without a tooth due to my profession. What are my options? A: This reminds me of a story in my early years in practice where I inserted my foot ...
March 29, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dental Implants Q: Some doctors told me they can pull my tooth and stick the implant in right away; others said I have to wait 3 to four months before they do the implant. What are the pros and cons? A: I ...
March 8, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Root Canal Treatment Q: I have a toothache. One dentist says I need a root canal to save my tooth, another one says it can’t be saved and needs to be removed and ...
February 15, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Dental Implant Q: My upper front tooth, just next to the two big front ones has been missing since birth. I have an ugly plastic tooth glued to the adjacent tooth, which falls off periodically. The doctor said I don't have enough ...
February 8, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I have had implants up north were the doctor removed the tooth and then waited three months before the implant was placed. A local doctor wants to place the implant immediately after he pulls the tooth. Is this ok? A: Recently ...
January 4, 2017superiorvirtual
Dental Implant and Bone Graft info Q: I recently attended an educational event at a plastic surgeon’s office in Manhattan that focused on injectable like Restalyn and Botox. What I liked is that representatives of the actual companies were present to ...
December 21, 2016Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS