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. ...
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Failed Dental Implants Q: I went through an extraction, bone graft, dental implant and crown. Unfortunately, one month later the whole thing got loose, infected and needed to be removed. How could this most costly situation have been prevented? A: As I ...
July 6, 2016Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: While up North for the summer, my old DDS told me that some of the implants I had placed by my Florida DDS were failing and needed to be removed and replaced at great cost. I have no symptoms and nothing ...
September 10, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I read with great interest your last column on changing hygienists, even though you like the dentist. I am in a predicament where I like my hygienist, but wish to change dentists for several reasons. I feel guilty and would like your input on how to make the change. ...
December 18, 2013Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: The news reported last week that Dental X-rays can lead to brain tumors. Is this True? Joanne in Deerfield A: One of the most flawed studies ever to hit the medical journals surfaced last week, scaring people into ...
April 24, 2012Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS