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 ...
Tag: dental implants
July 18, firstname.lastname@example.org
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, 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
Dr. Josephs Testing Two New Implant Devices Q: I recently had an implant placed and thought things were going well. Four months after the surgery, the doctor went in to uncover the implant hoping to take a ...
April 18, email@example.com
Cosmetic Implant Costs Q: Not too long ago, I had some missing back teeth replaced with some dental implants. Now I need my top six teeth done to avoid dentures. Although it is the same doctor, the fees are ...
April 4, firstname.lastname@example.org
Changes in Dental Implant Protocol After attending a multi-day advance dental implant and bone grafting course in Miami including a cadaver workshop, I bring you the latest tidbits in the field. (By the way, the cadavers donated to ...
March 14, email@example.com
Q: I read your piece last week with great joy about the love-making hyenas. If what you say is true about those cheap dental implants, how can those offices make any profit by charging less than the costs of lab work ...
March 7, firstname.lastname@example.org
Beware of Discount Dental Implant Advertisements A patient the other day used an old expression: “The road to hell is paved with good intention.” The TV’s in my office normally have CNN or Fox News selected. Some patients yell ...
February 28, email@example.com
Dental Implants for the Diabetic Q: I have diabetes and need several dental implants. I heard that there could be problems of infection and failure of the implants. Is this an issue? A: Now going into my 30th year ...
February 23, 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: 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: At this point, it’s not the money. I just can’t get my spouse to get his teeth done. He has missing teeth and the ones that are left look awful. And, to top it off, he is in sales! Any suggestions? A: Firstly, pass ...
October 4, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I was upset to find out that after four months of waiting for my dental implant to heal, I now have to have my gums cut open again just to take some ...
August 9, email@example.com
Q: I am afraid to have titanium implants due to possible issues with having metals in the body that I have read on the Internet.I recently saw on a website some kind of ceramic non-metal dental implant alternative. What ...
July 26, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: My medical doctor recently told me that my entire gastrointestinal system is infected with a type of fungal infection. He insisted that I see a dentist to help me get rid of my dentures which he ...
June 21, email@example.com