Q: Which is better for a new smile; crowns or veneers? One doctor wants to do crowns, one wanted to do veneers? A: Part II of my $14,000 home A/C estimate that I whined about last week. I got ...
Ask the Dentist Column
October 24, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I almost fainted when my friend told me that she was about to spend $15K on a “new smile”, as she put it. Is this figure for real? A: I almost “plotzed” when: My air ...
October 17, email@example.com
Q: Why does it seem like I am constantly re-doing crowns? I am lucky to get seven years out of them! A: I just sent back a pair of sneakers called allbirds; (yes, a lower case “a”.); Made famous ...
October 10, firstname.lastname@example.org
Question: When is your next seminar? My wife and I just moved to Palm Beach County. Answer: Welcome to the neighborhood. A few tips: Use your turn signal, but turn it off after completing the turn (not a ...
October 3, email@example.com
Q: Does medical insurance pay for any type of gum treatment or periodontal treatment? A: Periodontal disease, gum and bone loss around teeth, has no symptoms until it’s too late. This makes it tough ...
September 26, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I was shocked that a friend of mine had spent close to $100,000 on his mouth for dental implants. Was he just exaggerating? A: I am not shocked that someone “invested” in ...
September 19, email@example.com
Q: My upper canine tooth was removed and replaced by an implant and crown. When I smile big, an ugly gray metal line shows where the gum has receded. How can this be fixed? A: If I ...
September 12, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I was born missing my two upper incisors to the left and right of the center two teeth. I want to replace them, but the bone is so thin I need expensive bone grafts; a year of ...
September 5, email@example.com
Q: I got into a fender bender on the way to your free seminar last Friday; when is the next one? Can you put me on your call or email list? A: Man, I hope you were not speeding to our seminar in ...
August 30, firstname.lastname@example.org
If you missed our FREE seminar to the public, you missed some great info on cosmetic and implant dentistry by a dentist who looks like an out-of-work Italian wedding singer and writes for the Post. ...
August 22, email@example.com
Hi-Tech Dental Implant Office Checklist Part I Q: I see that many offices do dental implants. I prefer for all the work to be done in the same place by the same doctor. The last time I had implants, ...
August 15, firstname.lastname@example.org
Porcelain Laminate Veneers Done Right Q: I have considered getting veneers, but am not sure if being near eighty years old makes my teeth too brittle to withstand the procedure. What is your opinion? A: I get this question a ...
August 8, email@example.com
Q: My sister-in-law who is a nurse told me that the hygienist and dentist should be taking blood pressure measurements and using the thing on the finger tip that has something to do with oxygen in the blood. Is this ...
August 2, firstname.lastname@example.org
Hi-Tech Safer Dental Impressions Q: I had recent impressions taken for some crown, veneer and implant work. I found it to be an awful, uncomfortable experience. Plus, the dental work did not fit and the doctor had to take impressions all ...
July 25, email@example.com
Top Eight Reasons Your Implants Failed: Q: I am very upset. One of my implants failed which I paid a lot of money for! Why would this happen? A: I am going out on a limb here and assuming we are talking ...
July 18, firstname.lastname@example.org