Q: I have been considering a cosmetic makeover for my smile, but I notice many people are walking around with Chiclets. Why is this? Don’t they see how ridiculous they look? A: ...
Tag: porcelain veneers
January 9, firstname.lastname@example.org
What Is the Average Cost of Porcelain Veneers? Q: What is the going rate for porcelain veneers? A: We all fall for esthetic packaging designs that make us buy a certain product or service. The other ...
May 30, email@example.com
As I promised in our last blog, here is an example of a bill with all its dental codes and procedure descriptions for a porcelain veneer cosmetic makeover. Don’t shoot the dentist just because you ...
July 19, firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: I am 50 years old and in decent shape, but I know my dingy gray, and very short teeth show my age. My girlfriend in NY had her veneers done and she looks stunning. How do I know how to choose ...
June 14, email@example.com
Porcelain Veneers Q: My granddaughter wore braces for over two years and also had a retainer that was worn fairly often. After the braces were removed she looked lovely. As the years went by, (about two or three) her teeth reverted back ...
February 22, 2017Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Dental Office Q: I attended one of your free seminars about a year ago and was wondering if your next one will have new material? A: Wow. Is my act getting stale? Impossible! Just ask the bunch that shows up to each and ...
May 4, 2016Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I have had several opinions on my much needed implant work, how can I make the decision on which way to go? Some doctors say it could be done in four months, some say six months. A few require two ...
September 30, 2015Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I had veneers done 10 years ago and I notice they are turning gray. One is so bad; I must change it now, but what if the others continue to darken? Is this normal? A: Look, I ...
July 1, 2015Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: When will your next free seminar take place? A: This could be the most popular question I get to the Ask the Dentist column now in its eleventh year. (That and: “Who does your eyebrow waxing? Edward Scissorhands?”) Back by ...
June 3, 2015Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I am fifty and would love to do porcelain veneers for a straighter whiter smile. I am worried with my history that my gums will recede more after this elective treatment. Any thoughts? A: ...
May 6, 2015Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: One of my implants fractured off at the gum line, taking the attached porcelain crown with it. The doctor wants to cut the broken implant out of the jawbone, add a bone graft and place a ...
April 15, 2015Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I would love to have a new smile with veneers, but a friend of mine seems to be running to her dentist all the time to re-glue one or two. Is this normal? A: If you are a regular reader of ...
April 1, 2015Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I notice over the years having so many teeth worked on at different times in my life, none of my teeth match each other anymore. What is the permanent fix for this? A: I have a great slide that illustrates your ...
July 30, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I would like to have a great looking set of teeth. My doctor wants to do veneers on me. I heard that once they are done, they ruin your teeth forever? A: Who starts these rumors? My grandmother used to call ...
May 14, 2014Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS
Q: I recently had porcelain veneers done. I loved the temporary ones that I had for three weeks, but I hate the permanent ones that were just put in; they don’t look like the temporaries at all! What happened?!.....P.O’ed in ...
May 30, 2012Dr. Mitchell Josephs, DDS