Dental Implant Seminar Q: I recently had several crowns done on my lower front teeth which show when I speak. Some of the crowns were over implants, some over natural teeth and some were actually veneers. Unfortunately, they all look different ...
Ask the Dentist Column
February 7, email@example.com
Q: Dear dental brain. What should we be aware of in 2018 as far as developments in implants? A: You see something new every day. Ten minutes ago, while coming back from lunch, I saw a man taking a ...
January 31, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I had six dental implants placed in France three years ago. My temporaries are falling apart. I live in the US now. Do I have to go back to my previous doctor to ...
January 24, email@example.com
Q: After 40 years of practice, my lovely hygienist has retired. I don’t want to leave my dentist, but how do I find another awesome hygienist? A: I once attended a funeral of a veterinarian who ...
January 18, 2018Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I am upset that I have had to re-do my gum and bridge work several times in my life which has cost me a bundle. Doesn’t today’s technology make dental ...
January 10, 2018Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
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 ...
January 3, 2018Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: What technology should I stay away from and what has chosen to be good for dental care this year? A: I often ask myself this question to evaluate my life as a consumer: In 2017 I learned that my iPhone hates my ...
December 20, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: Are there any new methods on the horizon that will eliminate the needle at the dental office? Is there technology for comfortable dental visits? A: The army loves acronyms: AWOL, IED’s, MRE’s etc. Some acronyms, I am SOL ...
December 13, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I recently visited a local ER for an excruciating tooth ache. All they did was give me Motrin and an antibiotic and told me to see my dentist. Neither of the meds worked and I could not get to ...
December 5, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
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 want veneers to beautify my smile permanently, but what will I have on my teeth while the lab is making my new teeth? Do I go around with little stumps? A: I’m glad when anyone feels a ...
November 22, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I am a middle school student and am interested in a career in dentistry, but since I have no fillings and have not had braces I have no idea what you do. What is ...
November 20, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
As you can see in the media, words seem to “matter” more than ever before. Tweets, emails, texts, graffiti on the side of a bus; they all have impact. I never understood the use of the phrase: “projectile vomiting.” Is ...
November 10, email@example.com
Q: I am a retired dentist and read your column faithfully. Although your last column lists many “gadgets and gizmos”, I don’t feel you can judge a doctor just based on that alone. What about their talents on using that stuff and ...
November 1, firstname.lastname@example.org
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, email@example.com