Porcelain Crown Q: I have a temporary crown. Money is tight for me to have a permanent porcelain crown and wonder how long I can hang on to this one before I have a problem. A: I will answer this great question ...
March 15, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Hybrid Implant Bridge Q: I am missing most of my upper teeth and absolutely do not want dentures. I have qualified for Care Credit zero interest financing for $21,000. One doctor said I could only have five implants and a ...
January 6, 2016Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I am told I have decay under my old crowns and they need to be replaced. I am worried that removing them will destroy what is left of my teeth. How are they removed and should I worry? A: I bet ...
July 16, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: After recent dental work consisting of fillings, my tongue has felt like it is burning and slightly numb for weeks. I am now seeing a neurologist. Did the doctor mess up? Is this malpractice? Dan in Lake Park A: Before you get all “lawyered up” wasting the taxpayers money and ...
August 7, 2013Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I notice that when my dentist puts in crowns, I notice the edges often do not meet my gum line. Why is this? … Danny K. in Palm Beach A: You really know how to push a tooth doctor’s buttons. We ...
April 24, 2013Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: In my eighty years of life, I have had to have crowns and bridges redone from time to time due to decay forming underneath. Some of these crowns have been less than 5 years old. Is there any new technology that can prevent this?..Daniel G. in Boca A: I’m on ...
June 12, 2012Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS