Stop Gagging at the Dentist Q: I finally saved up for a new smile with porcelain veneers, but I have a terrible gag reflex. What can be done with patients like me? A: I had to rewrite the ...
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Q: I need implants to replace my missing teeth to avoid dentures and bridges, since I have a severe gag reflex. I have read all your pervious columns on “goop-free”, digitally scanned impressions. However, my dentist said that this is not possible for taking impressions of the implants to make ...
January 8, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I am a TV news anchor and cannot tolerate a denture during the replacement of my bad teeth with implants. I am a sever gagger. What are my options to avoid this? Anonymous A: I know what you mean. My son and I have a similar hyperactive gag reflex, which ...
October 23, 2013Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS