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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:
.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.
Beth L. Gehring,DDS, PC
816 NW Vesper
Blue Springs, Mo 64015
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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Dentistry reviews in Centralia


I have been going there for over a year now and had numerous things done and feel very comfortable with Dr.
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and all of the people that work for him. Would definitely recommend him and his Dad!
- Cindy L.

I went in for a routine cleaning and was seen promptly by the hygienist, who did a great job. I had to wait a bit for the dentist. The reason for my lower rating is that both of the last two times I have visited, I got the impression that the practice is more concerned with generating revenue than with my oral health. I went ahead with the fluoride treatment, laser bacterial reduction and oral cancer inspection (although I have no risk factors), but I balked at getting eight fillings replaced with new fillings or a crown, even though none are causing any apparent problem. Last time I let them talk me into a crown. This time, I am not so sure. The full visit, including waiting for them to come up with "a treatment plan" for $4,000 worth of work took an hour and forty minutes. If all you want is a cleaning, I would recommend them. And I have no reason to question the work that they actually did. But if you similarly get recommendations for work that seems excessive, I would be cautious.

I initially visited
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to address some issues I was having with some fillings done by another dentist. They fixed all the issues I was having and I have been going here ever since. They are great. The hygienists are great and the office is very nice.
- Tim M.

Teeth were cracked. Advised to save them with new caps, took advantage of pay up front discount and 2 weeks later all done and no more tooth pain. Not to mention the caps are beautiful.

Friendly service, helpful advice about their services without any high-pressure sales. You can get Saturday appointments as long as you schedule well in advance. They understand if you're running a little late as long as you call in about it. I always get numbing gel on my
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to avoid my sensitive teeth being in pain during a cleaning, which they note in my file as my preference. Overall they are great people and value your choosing them over another provider.
- Marcy A.

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is a passably good dentist. However the patient/dentist relationship goes beyond just walking away with a nice "smile" as the motto of
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says. It is a relation that entails a close association with another person - a professional who gets to know you and your family. So character comes into it, and involves choosing the sort of people we would like to be associated with and who will get to know us personally.
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uses the funds that you pay him to finance his big game hunting. Not ordinary hunting for more abundant game that he can provide for the dinner table, as many sport hunters do. Dr.
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hunts near extinct species for "trophies". He is obcessed with record setting in the number of such animals he can
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. He has killed the rarest of species - rhinos, big horn sheep,elk, and of course
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. He kills in a particularly torturous fashion, using only bow and arrow on very large animals - which involves days of suffering for the poor beast at times. He is guilty of crime in the hunting he has done. For example he has been fined for lying about shooting bear by US Wildlife authorities. He is now wanted by Zimbabwe for illegal hunting.
So if you are considering using Dr. Palmers dental services I would ask you to consider his character. If you don't approve of this sort of person there are plenty of other good dentists around in Minnesota.
- Howard K.

I have had bad experiences with a dental office before. The staff in dr.
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's office did not know this but made me feel welcome and I became less anxious.
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cleaned my teeth and she was gentle. I had no discomfort at all. Dr .Buzzatto did a thorough exam and repaired my tooth. The procedure was done quickly and with no discomfort. The office is small and I really liked tthat feeling of being a person and not just the next in line. I will be returning for future ppointments. I am very pleased with the positive experience I had with everyone in this office..
- Donna H.

Iv known Dr
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for well north of 30 years, but decided recently to start using his services. I have been to many dentist over the years and unfortunately Dr
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is by far the worst.
His skill level is basic. -- He struggles with finding the correct tooth color (his nurse argued with him many times, and sure enough when it came, she was right. The color was waaay off), and mixing the filler for a root canal fill (it fell out days later),
He doesn't listen to patient requests. -- Politely asked if I could get non-amalgam fillings and he took it waay to personal. He had an attitude after that.
Takes out hostilities on patients -- He wanted to put a gap in the front of my mouth (Iv never had one in my life mind you, he wanted to make one!), after expressing that I did not want to do that, he demanded that I do it. Once again his nurse had to step in and remind him that if the patient doesn't want a different look to their smile that he should comply. He said he liked the look of a gap. His nurse had to remind him that it wasn't his smile. By this time another nurse in training came in and agreed that a gap would not be best. He angrily agreed to not do it, and then when numbing me he slammed the needle into the roof of my mouth as hard as he could! I literally screamed and began crying. Never has a Dr done that to me before. I brought my husband for the follow up appointment, and Dr
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acted super professional, like I have never seen him do before.
Billing is crooked -- There is no other way to phrase that. In fact I will go so far as to say they are swindling the insurance companies. I was billed one amount and what they would turn in to my insurance company was MUCH higher. It blew through all of my insurance. They also lied so many times about my billing that I had to secretly record them on my iphone. Sure enough when they lied the next time, I told them I had taken "written notes in my phone" and pretended to look at them. Then told them the amount they quoted me. The "office manager" then agreed to "lower it to that amount" but she insisted that "thats not what I told you". She was very nasty to deal with. There was always billing discrepancies.
Makes an average situation worse -- I had a passable smile before Dr
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. After he butchered (yes! butchered) my mouth I now have an embarrassing smile. He literally cut into my
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and left a scar (in my gum!). Hammered (yes with a giant hammer!) a tooth-post in wrong and now the tooth is crooked (wasn't before) and has a giant space next to it than can only be repaired with orthodontia.
Not up front with patients -- I needed extensive work. Dr
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gave me the impression he could do it all. We discussed what needed to be done and I told him the ones that were my top priorities. We seemed to be on the same page. --He did non of what I asked or needed. When I could see I had maybe one more appointment before he was done, I politely asked about all the other stuff. He never answered and shrugged my question off. I learned later from a friend who works in a dental office, that I would've needed a specialist for what I was requesting, and that my dentist knew full well he couldn't do it, and should have never lied to me saying he could. She further said that he should have printed out a 'dental plan' that would detail all the work to be done and the cost (he never printed out any kind of plan or cost analysis).
OVERALL: For basic cleanings and
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drill and fills (not root canals though). I would say he can cover it. But anything beyond that will not be within his ability level. I hate to say that, because Iv know him since I was a child, and I now have grandchildren. But there are far better dentists out there. Proof positive: I went to get three 2nd opinions on something he said I should let him do, and ALL 3 dentists said that he shouldn't do it! I have now pulled me and my family from his practice.
- Rese D.

Dentists in Centralia, IL

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Abdul Junidi DDS

1035 E Jonas St

Adams, Dr. James M.

750 Almar Pkwy

Adenuga, Dr. Obafemi O.

5203 Broadway St

Advanced Dental Care Of Springfield

4701 W Wabash Avenue

Advante Members Only

140 E 28 th St

Aesthetic Dentistry

10719 W 159th St
Orland Park

Aesthetic Dentistry of Orland Park

10719 W 159th St
Orland Park

Alakharas, Yamen

1120 S. Park Blvd.

Allen, Dr. Douglas

407 S 48th St

Andrew, Dr. Albert K

2759 US Hwy 34

Aspen Dental

1501 N State

Aspen Dental

5301 State Rte 251

Aspen Dental - Moline

4404 16th St

Aspen Dental - Springfield

2661 S Veterans Pkwy

Atwood, Dr. Rick D.

3915 Maine St

Baker & Cittadino DDS

305 S Oakland Ave

Baldare, Dr. David

Arlington Heights

Basciano, Dr. Marcia

2392 Finley Rd
Downers Grove

Benavides, Dr. Mark

1703 Polaris Cir

Bishop, Dr. James E.

850 36th Ave

Blew Family Dentistry

604 35th Ave

Blew, Dr. Robert E.

604 35th Ave

Boggess, Dr. James A.

2904 Greenbriar Dr

Bollaert, Dr. Brian J.

2909 19th St
East Moline

Bonvallet Dental

132 N Walnut St

Bosma, Dr. Ramona G.

24 Ginger Creek Pkwy
Glen Carbon

Bradley Dental

2034 N State Rte 50

Bredau, Laviniu

415 Locust Street, Suite A

Breeden, Dr. Dawn

405 E Park St

Breese Dental Care

111 N Main St

Butt, Dr. Mazhar M.

35 Doctor's Park 1001 N. Beadle Dr

Calvin, Dr. Wilson J.

317 E North Ave

Campos, Dr. Gregory J.

508 W Jefferson Ave

Canter, Dr. Craig A.

1200 W Jackson

Caras, Dr. Peter D.

2334 31st Ave
Rock Island

Castelein, Dr. Paul T.

129 N Main St

Charleston Family Dental

903 18th St.

Cheng, Dr. Grace

2837 Chatham Rd

Chiles, Dr. Alan E.

318 N Madison St

Cinto, Dr. David A

60C S Main St

Conness, Dr. John M

1400 State St

Connoyer, Dr. Maria

331 S 36th St

Cross, Dr. Brian C.

1001 Clocktower Dr

Cummins, Dr. Keith C.

613 N 7th St

Daniel Moffett DDS

1330 S 4th St

David Link DMD

301 NW 11th St

David Safranski DMD

229 W Dakota St
Spring Valley

Dhamrait, Dr. Rajan S.

1001 S Spring St

Dingbaum, Dr. Terry T.

1010 W US Route 6

Donald J Staten DMD

2041 W Iles Ave

Doroba, Dr. Lori B.

518 19th Ave

Dr. James H. McDermott

904 S 2nd St

Dr. Paul the Dentist

118 S Main St

Dr. Troy J. Roeder

5030 38th Ave

Durr, Dr. Michael R.

1111 E Walnut St

Eugene Clarke DDS

516 S Locust St

Faber, Dr. Jonathan E.

1201 W Madison St

Familia Dental

141 E Pershing Rd

Ferris Dental

2000 N. Locust St.

Ford, Dr. Thomas P.

1224 Centre West Dr

Gentile, Dr. Lawrence

4260 Westbrook Dr

Glade Dr. Gregory L.

308 11th St
Port Byron

Gruber III, Dr. Joseph

302 E Countryside Pkwy

Guebert, Dr. James K.

498 Brown Blvd

Gupta, Dr. A.

2661 Veterans Pkwy

Halkyard, Dr. Douglas

110 E Jackson St

Harb, Catherine

4811 Manhattan Drive

Harrison, Dr. Steven L.

114 Park Plaza Dr
Red Bud

Hastings & Havlik

1017 Broadway Ave

Hess, Dr. Richard D.

482 Brown Blvd

Hogan, Dr. Daniel

604 35th Ave

Hughes, Dr. Brian M.

911 N Bloomington St

Irving, Dr. John S.

567 S Washington St

Jarrin, Dr. David A.

1631 Ave Of The Cities

Jeboda, Dr. Oluleke

2633 Chatham Rd

Jess Mikesell DDS

1024 E Jonas St

John Derango DDS

360 1st St
La Salle

John Whipps DMD

1020 E Jonas St

Kaplan, Dr. Stephan A.

2501 W Iles Ave

Kashefi, Rooz

Buffalo Grove

Kathleen Renner DMD

4201 Williamson Pl.
Mount Vernon

Kay, Dr. C Neil

25 Boulder Hill Pass

Keith Barnhart DDS

165 W Lincoln Ave

Kendall Pointe Dental

1991 Wiesbrook Rd

Kennedy, Dr. Jennifer A.

601 Broadway Ave

Kenneth Antonoff DDS

426 W Broadway

Kenney, Dr. Casey P.

4540 3rd St

Kessler-Bookhout, Dr. Trish

1104 N East St

Kevin Harrington DMD

304 N Westgate Ave

Kianor Shahmohammadi DMD

135 S Sycamore St

Koester, Dr. Ted B.

111 S 1st St

Kotlinski, Dr. Henry M.

6817 W Addison St

Krouth, Dr Erika L.

1128 Douglas Rd



Link, Dr. Frank

Montana Dr

LoGiudice, Dr. Charles A.

216 N Center St

Logullo, Dr. Jon L.

411 W College Ave

Loughran, Dr. Timothy J.

200 S 16th St

Ludford, Dr. Steven

2001 4th St

Luker Dental Care

997 Clock Tower Dr

Lynch, Dr. Ronald R

1515 W Walnut St

Mach, Dr. Phillip C.

1550 N Rte 59

Mackey, Dr. Gary J.

608 E Veterans Pkwy

Mackey, Dr. Gary J.

608 E Veterans Pkwy

Mantoan, Dr. Richard J.

19815 Governors Hwy

Maroscia, Dr. Michael A.

105 E Dekalb St

Martell, Dr. James R.

590 William R Latham Sr Dr

Martin Dental Associates

501 N Main St

Mary Kane

1530 N. Randall Road, Suite 100

Maurer, Dr. Susan M.

3020 Happy Landing Dr

Melhus, Dr. Jeff E.

399 N Henderson St

Midwest Dental Lake in the Hills

152 N Randall Rd
Lake In The Hills

Miller, Dr. Todd D.

1054 Lincoln Dr

Morrison, Dr. Stanley E.

113 Cross Creek Blvd


826 W Lincoln Ave

Nacin, Dr. Robert J.

4203 11th St
Rock Island

Neal Family Dentistry

3 Doctors Park Rd
Mount Vernon

Orchard Crossing Family Dentistry

2090 Orchard Rd

Painter, Dr. Gregg L.

202 Summit St

Palmer, Dr. Douglas C.

1991 Wiesbrook Rd

Palmer, Dr. Douglas C.

1991 Wiesbrook Dr

Pampered Pets

4832 Broadway St

Parish, Dr. Robert H.

2 Myrtle Ln

Parsons, Steven

223 Mulberry Street

Partlow, Dr. Geoffrey A.

1001 N Beadle Dr

Patel, Dr. Susan N.

761 Main St NW

Patel, Sejal

409 Lincoln Hwy


Glen Ellyn

Pladziewicz, Dr. Paul

212 W Vine St

Prairie Place Family Dental

1010 W US Rte 6

Prudent, Dr. Brian A.

1631 Avenue of the Cities

Pschirrer, Dr. Jacob C.

1710 18th St

Reevis, Dr. Monte

1301 J David Jones Pkwy.

Reid, Dr. Christopher J.

2920 Chatham Rd

Richard Day DDS

PO Box 319

Richard Logullo DDS

1948 E Mccord St

Ritchart, Dr. Scott

2965 S Macarthur Blvd

Rock Valley Physical Therapy

850 43Rd Ave

Ronald R. Kellough II, DMD

702 Church St

Ross, Dr. Reginald R

1100 S 2nd St

Samuel Smith DMD

1519 E Mccord St

Sanders, Dr. Joel L.

489 Laurel Ave
Highland Park

Scannura, Dr. Louis

3007 Spring Mill Dr

Simmons, Dr. Steven C.

1517 S Macarthur Blvd

Simos, Dr. Sam S.

333 E Norris Dr

SIU - Student Health Center

374 E Grand Ave

Skaloud, Dr. Wayne F.

217 Market St

Smiles Dental

601 West Army Trail Blvd

Smith, Dr. Anna R.

1317 D'Adrian Professional Park

Smith, Dr. Sidney C.

119 E Clinton Ave

Solis, Dr. Kevin

515 Valley View Dr

Spalding, Dr. Brett

3124 Montvale Dr

Spencer, Dr. Jordan E.

826 W Lincoln Ave

Springfield Dental Care

2965 S Mac Arthur Blvd

Stone Steven J DDS

20 S Main

Streator Family Dental

318 N. Bloomington St

Stulce, Dr. Tina R.

307 S Main St

Tanya Desanto DDS

2900 Greenbriar Dr

Taylor, Dr. Alisa M.

225 Richmond Ave E

The Center For Dental Excellence

19615 Governors Hwy

Thomas Daniels DDS

216 S Center St

Timothy E. Jones Dental

1226 N Ledlie Ave

Todd Maggiore DDS,DMD

2904 Greenbriar Dr

Total Dentistry

624 W Veterans Pkwy

Trevison, Dr. Robin L.

645 E Division St
Coal City

Valerin, Dr. Manuel A.

210 N Columbia Ave

VanCil, Dr. S. Michael

1255 Cedar Ct

Vanessa Cole DDS

516 S Locust St

Vansandt, Dr. Rodney H.

1905 Montana Dr

Vanspeybroeck, Dr. Steven M.

2334 31st Ave
Rock Island

Vesely, Dr. William C.

111 E Mckinley Rd

Wagner, Dr. Dennis R.

407 S 48th St

Wells, Dr. Mark J.

310 Lick Creek Rd

Wells, Dr. Wendy L.

1840 First Ave

West Suburban Dental Care

1065 Station Dr

Williams, Dr. James A.

124 N 12th St

Wolfe, Dr. Jon D.

123 W Railroad St

Woodlock, Dr. Daniel F.

415 N Main St
White Hall
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