Review of the question posed by a reader two weeks ago: Q: Recently I had a new hygienist clean my teeth and the bill was $2000! How could this be? A: Just a side note: My son, a dental student at Tufts in Boston, ...
April 3, email@example.com
Q: Recently I had a new dental hygienist clean my teeth and the bill was $2000! How could this be? A: The word “cleaning” in reference to a dental procedure is an overused, useless word along the likes of ...
March 27, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: Within a year, a gap formed, trapping food between the crown on my implant and the natural tooth next-door. It has become a big nuisance and my dentist says if he re-does the crown to close the gap, it still may ...
February 20, email@example.com
Q: My Dad has Parkinson’s disease. He needs major dental work. I am worried; can you please tell me if there are any precautions? Parkinson’s and Dental Problems Firstly, I want to thank everyone who attended our ...
February 15, firstname.lastname@example.org
IMPORTANT NOTICE: THIS MULTI MEDIA SEMINAR INCLUDES CATERED REFRESHMENTS, REQUIRING AN ACCURATE HEADCOUNT. IF YOU HAVE REGISTERED, PLEASE MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO ATTEND AS WE WILL SOON BE CLOSING THE REGISTRATION AS WE REACH ...
January 22, email@example.com
Q: I read an article today that showed Glide dental floss has chemicals that can cause cancer and other health problems. Is this true? A: USA Today published an absolute “joke” of a study claiming that Glide dental ...
January 14, 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. ...
January 2, email@example.com
Q: My daughter is looking for a new dentist. I told her to just ask friends. How do you feel about searching for dentists? I see ads for 1-800-DENTIST, websites that lists all kinds of doctors, Google ...
December 19, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I have been reading your column for years and now my doc wants to pull a tooth and give me a dental implant. I am scared stiff! How do you do it differently from ...
December 5, email@example.com
Q: Dear Dr. Josephs. my sister and I were fascinated by your discussion at your summer seminar on the "goop- free" digital impressions. Will this raise dental fees? A: I am glad you enjoyed our last dental gig. I apologize that the only ...
November 21, firstname.lastname@example.org
Normally I write about the technical aspects of my beloved profession; mixed with a bit of humor. Today I would like to memorialize a fallen colleague who was sadly gunned down while praying at his Pittsburg Synagogue, at exactly the ...
November 7, email@example.com
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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, 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