Stop Gagging at the Dentist Q: I finally saved up for a new smile with porcelain veneers, but I have a terrible gag reflex. What can be done with patients like me? A: I had to rewrite the ...
Tag: dental office
April 25, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dental Office Staff: Do You Feel Safe Q: When I visit my physician's office, most of the staff are PA's or RN's. I recently changed dental offices because I did not feel the staff ran the practice professionally and seemed to have no ...
April 11, email@example.com
Q: I recently read an article about how a tooth problem if ignored can become fatal. I know I am going to need some major implant and crown and bridge work, but also want to find ...
November 29, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I have been reading your column since 2004. You have mentioned the “Hi Tech Dental Office Checklist” as a way to evaluate an office to see if it is modern and up to date. I just moved ...
October 25, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: How can I be assured that my current dental office is up to date? A: A timely question for me, for sure. I Just got back from Vegas, or what I like to call “Disneyland ...
May 24, email@example.com
We all have had mentors in our careers and many of us have had a special teacher as one. That being said, my father, grandfather, uncles, and even great uncles lead the way for me in the world of humor. They ...
November 30, 2016Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
A: Apparently as of tonight, there are 11,400,000 responses to this question. The most common question beginning with “How do I pick….”was: How do I pick a lock? (Which has now taught me that I need to set my home alarm EVERY night.)...
November 22, 2016Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: How does a layperson like myself evaluate dental offices to see if they are up to date? I know I am going to need some major implant and crown and bridge work, but also want to find problems early before they become ...
October 14, 2015Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: The web is full of dental advice, but how can I know which sites to trust? A: This just in… “You can’t!” Did you know that Wikipedia gets its info from the public? That means trivia mavens like Cliff Clavin, the ...
June 18, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Sorry, no Q and A today. I must get this off my chest (as well as some odd shaped brown spots that resemble the Galapagos.) I was stunned reading an article in the June 8th Wall Street Journal entitled: “ ...
June 11, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: It seems like all dentists claim they do veneers. I thought this is very specialized area? Who should I go to? Nancy B. in Wellington A: As the New Year approaches; personal appearance changes are the most popular resolutions. (I vow to clip my nostril hairs biweekly vs. my old ...
January 1, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS