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"I think that Dr. Modjadidi is by far the best dentist I've ever had. Yesterday, I had a filling and crown work done, and it was completely painless. I didn't" even know I got the shot. I had virtually no discomfort during the procedure or when the numbness wore off. All of my previous appointments have gone equally well and my insurance has been filed without glitches. The
office is very pleasant, with big windows and equipment that is more up to date than I've seen in other dental offices. I have total confidence that Dr. Modjadidi will be able to keep my teeth healthy in the future.

-Cathleen C.

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People with sore or infected gums often see a periodontist, a dentist who specializes in gum diseases. The most serious gum condition, periodontitis, can cause the teeth to fall out if left untreated.

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 I am familiar witht he ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers across the country, in particluar, the one in Overland Park, KS.  They are a "one stop" implant center.  The doctors there are at the top of their field, and an advantage is that you have all of the specialists that will be working with you in the same place.  That would have to make communication easier between doctors.  They usually offer seminars for patients and I think, offer free consultations, which is always worthwhile.

  If you chose to go the other way, some Prosthodontists will place and restore the implants themselves. In other cases, an Oral Surgeon or Periodontist will place the implant and a Prosthodontist or General Dentist restores it.   Fees can vary quite a bit from office to office and with the different options for restorative materials.  Some offer free consultations, for others, they charge a fee that might be applied to any future treatment in some cases.

The first step is to schedule a few consultations with different providers, which it sounds like you've already done.

The most important factors when deciding which practitioner to work with:
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.1.  You should feel comfortable asking your doctor any questions so that you have a good understanding of the procedure itself, healing time and long-terem outcome, and possible complications.  Write down a list of questions and take them with you to the consultation.

2.  Ask about the experience of the practitioner. How many similiar procedures have they completed?  Have they had any major complications with any cases?  Ask to see photos if possible.

3..Figure out if it works out better for your schedule, to go to a "one stop" provider or to separate providers for the placement and the restoration of the implants.

4. Follow your instincts.  If you feel rushed, didn't get direct answers to your questions, didn't communicate well or had any other negative feelings, this probably isn't the doctor for you.

5. Consider insurance coverage and financing options.  If your dental plan covers implants and it is important to you to use a preferred provider, you will want to check your list.  Many times, insurance does not cover implants, or at least not all of the steps.  You may want to inquire about payment and financing options.

I hope this at least helps you feel a little less confused and a little more directed. Please don't hesitate to contact me if I can be of further help.
Sincerely,
Beth L. Gehring,DDS, PC
816 NW Vesper
Blue Springs, Mo 64015
docbeth93@gmail.com
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As a  Dentist, I am sorry to hear about your denture nightmare and I know how frustrating that can be.  I am surprised that your doctor wasn't willing to work with you on some type of solution.  A few options would be either remaking the dentures once more,  or offering to return some of the money and have you return the dentures.   Unfortunately, the doctor has put in a lot of their time and lab expenses, but the patient also  has time and money invested.  You might try sending a letter re-explaining the problems you hand and offering an acceptible and fair solution.  Be sure to keep a copy of it and any correspondence you receive from the Dental Office.  In the event that you don't get anywhere, you have documentation of the problem. 

At any point in the process, did they have you sign something saying you were happy with the denture set up?  Some practitioners will document the patient's acceptance at the try-in appointment, before the denture is processed.  At that time, changes in tooth arrangement, size and color can be made with minimal lab expense. 

If the letter doesn't get you anywhere, you might try going to the governing body of the dental profession in your area.  I am a dentist in Blue Springs, Missouri, USA.  Here, we have the Missouri Dental Board  (or the Dental Division of the Missouri Department of Professional Registration.)  This is the entity that licenses us to perform our professional duties in our state.  They often have a process to file complaints against a provider if you were unable to resolve the problem yourself.   After your complaint is received, they will contact the doctor to get their side of the story, then try to mediate a solution between the two parties.  

As far as a new set of dentures, you might seek out the services of a Prosthodontist (specializes in dentures and removable appliances - extra training and certification beyond general dentistry) or go to a local dental school.  The students are supervised and checked off at each step by professionals.  Most dental schools also treat patients through their faculty practices, and you can often get the services of a specialist at a lower price. 

I hope this information is helpful to your situation, and I wish you well. 

Beth Gehring, DDS
816 NW Vesper
Blue Springs, MO  64015  USA
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He's really good on explaining what is going on and he has a wonderful bedside manner. He does gum surgery and he's very available to talk to. He gives a lot of good information. His office stuff is impeccable.
- Ronda G.
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I have had several appointments with Dr.
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. Office atmosphere is pleasant, clean, and comfortable. Staff is friendly and professional. Dental stations are modern and appear to be the latest technology. Dr.
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is pleasant and has a great personality. All my appointments were positive and I can heartily recommend her and have.
- Clifton R.
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was very communicative and caring. The office staff go out of their way to be warm and friendly and the asthetics of the office are comforting and pleasing. The quality of the procedure itself was first rate and I wouldn't hesitate to get treated by Dr.
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again.
- Peter P.
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dental hygienist when deep cleaning my first tooth pulled the filling out and also broke a piece of the same tooth off. She excused herself to call and I am just guessing here
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(who was off for the day) about what to do. When the dental hygienist returned I was given two options. Come back the next day when
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would be back in the office or go to another dentist to have my tooth repaired. After hearing of my two options I got up out of the dental chair and just walked out never looking back. I immediately returned back to my regular dentist who sent me to
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. The dental hygienist who pulled my filling out and also broke a piece of the same tooth off must have called ahead or someone from
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office did while I was waiting to get in to see my regular dentist. My regular dentist came out to the waiting room, said he heard what had happen, would get me in ASAP and fix my damaged tooth at no cost to me. All of which he did ! I never received a follow up call from
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or anyone from his office. I felt like I was being treated like "Oh well" from these people. I would not recommend
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to anyone.
- Francis R.
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I was recommended to this practice from my general dentist due to severe gum repression on a tooth. I had already done my research, and knew I needed gum grafting. From the initial consultation, to the surgery, then the follow up appointments, the doctor (Dr
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) and her staff have been great.
Dr
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is personable and friendly and evidently good at what she does has my procedure went seamlessly. She also did not mind when I called her provided cell phone number for a silly question on a Sunday!
The dental assistants and front desk staff are also a pleasure to interact with. Overall a great experience with my gum grafting need.

- Julie W.
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My appointment had to be reschedule due to a conflict. The change was handled quickly and efficiently by a friendly office staffer. I was seen immediately after my arrival at the office by one of their friendly, competent hygienists. The procedure was done quickly as was my thoroughly, as was my exam by Dr.
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. Those folks are total professionals! They bill my insurance company quickly, and it is pleasure to do business with them.
- Beverly M.
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I am healing very nicely!
It really is possible to endure the extraction of 4 teeth, along with bone grafts, while experiencing minimal discomfort, an idea I thought preposterous until I became a patient of Periodontist, Dr.
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! Compassionate and knowledgeable, Dr.
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takes pride in being named among Top Doctors of New
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Magazine for many years, a distinction that is well deserved!
Coupled with an amazing support staff, each work their magic to ensure that your visits are punctual and professional with a heavy
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of kindness and concern for your well-being and comfort. Dr.
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spent several hours examining me and creating a treatment plan that would fit my financial and medical considerations during a night appointment where he availed himself during hours most doctors would fail to extend.
An active participant and proponent of Donated Dental Services, Dr. also donates his time and resources to this program that provides excellent dental care for those who are medically disabled and meet income guidelines.
Call for an appointment in Barnegat or Manasquan, NJ, at 609-698-5200, and mention that
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referred him through Angie's List, so he will know how well his patients respond to his efforts...you will not be disappointed!
- Donna J.
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since last February. I think they are good. I think it is a young person, a new dentist and I think she is knowledgeable and good and has done a good job. The problem is that the staff doesn't answer the phone a lot.
- Sally S.

Periodontists in Little Rock, AR

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140 E 28 th St

Aebersold Family Dentistry

820 N University Ave
Little Rock

Bannerman Family Dentistry: Drew Bannerman DDS

4601 Fairway Ave
North Little Rock

Cabot Dental Group

108 South 10th
Cabot

Carter, Dr. Niki

14309 Cantrell Rd
Little Rock

Central Dental

12018 Chenal Parkway
Little Rock

Closed

1600B E Oak St
Conway

Cobb, Dr. Donald D

6600 Baseline Rd
Little Rock

Colclasure, Dr. Dale E

2501 Crestwood Rd
North Little Rock

Daniel Lieblong DDS

12822 Crystal Valley Road
Little Rock

Dental Solutions of Little Rock

9601 Baptist Health Dr Suite 104
Little Rock

Donald Callan DDS,PA

10319 W Markham St
Little Rock

Donald D Cobb Jr DDS

6600 Baseline Rd
Little Rock

Dr. Blake Showalter

2616 W Beebe Capps Expy
Searcy

Duckworth, Dr. Dwight D.

6815 Isaacs Orchard Rd
Springdale

Ernest Woodard DDS & Tacy Sundell DDS

11300 Cantrell Rd
Little Rock

Gregory K. Bollen, D.D.S.

809 Marshall Rd
Jacksonville

Grounds, Dr. Michael D.

4720 Camp Robinson Rd
North Little Rock

Hatley Jr, Dr. John W.

9501 N Rodney Parham Rd
Little Rock

Hawkins, Dr. Drake A.

12921 Cantrell Rd
Little Rock

Heights Dental Clinic

1919 N Fillmore St
Little Rock

JFK Dental Care

5125 John F Kennedy Blvd
North Little Rock

Jirik, Dr. Samuel F.

606 W Main St
Cabot

Jolley, Dr. Ted W.

10319 W Markham St
Little Rock

Jones, Dr. Kevin G

11600 Kanis Rd
Little Rock

Mangan Dental Group - Dr. Steve Mangan

2011 N Van Buren
Little Rock

McPike, Dr. Stan S.

2500 Browns Ln
Jonesboro

Michael D. Clark, DDS

1616 S Cherry St
Pine Bluff

Monroe, Dr. Leslie

9601 Baptist Health Dr
Little Rock

Ouellette, Dr. David

5921 Highway 5 N
Bryant

Penney III, Dr. James A.

13239 Cantrell Rd
Little Rock

Richardson, Dr. Robert

9601 Baptist Health Dr.
Little Rock

Showalter Family Dentistry

2616 W Beebe Capps Expy
Searcy

Simon, Dr. Greg

607 Front St
Conway

Smith, Dr. Thomas C

1919 N Fillmore St
Little Rock

Steven Ray DDS

11811 Hinson Rd
Little Rock

Sundell, Dr. Tacy M.

11300 Cantrell Rd
Little Rock

Svendsen, Dr. John E

16101 La Grande Dr
Little Rock

Tara Scallion DDS

3401 Atwood Rd
Little Rock

Van O'Dell DDS

2501 Crestwood Rd
North Little Rock

Weber, Dr. Blake H

7924 Cantrell Rd
Little Rock

Windham, Dr. Tracy T.

5500 W Markham St
Little Rock

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