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, ...
Ask the Dentist Column
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
August 24th Seminar for the Dental Phobic Q: I have been reading your column since 2004. I need tons of dental work; including extractions, implants and probably a boatload of crowns. I am petrified of the dentist due to a bad childhood ...
July 11, email@example.com
Aging Face Fixed with Cosmetic Dentistry Q: I enjoyed your column last week on tips for doing facelifts and veneer/cosmetic work. I notice the corners of my mouth are turning downward and getting deeper creases. Can fixing my teeth help this before ...
July 4, firstname.lastname@example.org
Five Tips for Plastic Surgery-Cosmetic Dentistry Combo Cases Q: I am having a facelift and want to know if I should do my veneers before or after. What do you think? A: I saw a pretty bird ...
June 27, email@example.com
Why You Should Never Have Dentures I know I need implants to have permanent teeth, but is it the end of the world to stay with dentures? My parents had them for years. Just got back form Iceland. Picture ...
June 20, firstname.lastname@example.org
HPV and Oral Cancer Q: What are the issues I have been hearing about regarding an increase in oral cancer and HPV? A: Some famous patients have brought this subject into the media over the last decade: Eddie Van Halen, Michael ...
June 13, email@example.com
Six DIY Whitening Tips That Ruin Your teeth Q: Is there anything I can do out of the dental office to whiten my teeth? A: Sometimes the internet comes up with some Doosey’s when it comes to DIY tips (DIY means: Do-It-Yourself, for the ...
June 6, firstname.lastname@example.org
What Is the Average Cost of Porcelain Veneers? Q: What is the going rate for porcelain veneers? A: We all fall for esthetic packaging designs that make us buy a certain product or service. The other ...
May 30, email@example.com
Failing Dental Implants Part II I was in Chinatown in Boston over the weekend visiting my son at Tufts College of Dental Medicine. (He’s 50% a dentist. If you need to fix half a tooth, he’s your man.) I passed a Chinese Restaurant named: ...
May 23, firstname.lastname@example.org
How Do You Diagnose a Failing Dental Implant? Q: I am about to spend a ton of money on replacing all my missing teeth with dental implants. The internet info is overwhelming. How do you know if you have a failing implant? A: Although ...
May 16, email@example.com
Q: Two and a half year ago I had a bunch of implants placed to replace some missing teeth. I find I am now getting food stuck between the teeth which is very annoying. Why is this happening? Was something not ...
May 10, firstname.lastname@example.org