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"Dr. is terrific, and above all cares for and excels at his work. I can't give higher recommendation than for him and his staff. They" take the fear and pain out of dentistry and are ALWAYS striving to do the conservative and preventative measures.

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"A re-treatment of the root canal was first advised, and I was referred to a particular endodontist. The office could not schedule me soon," and in the meantime the pain in the tooth grew to be much more....and became an apparent infection. I called back and was given a prescription for antibiotics and an appointment to come in to see what could be done. Thanks to Dr. 's quick response to my situation, he was able to successfully retreat one of the canals that was experiencing a problem The tooth infection calmed down after several days, and the root was refilled in a second appointment. This is only one example of the highly skilled and caring work that goes on daily at . I must also highlight the professionalism and efficiency of the entire staff. I am always treated so well here and I would recommend to anybody.

-Don K.

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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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Appointments for the temporary crown went well and easy. When crown came in it was an excellent fit and looks great. I am all repaired and ready to go! Highly recommend Dr. to get your teeth in order.
- dave M.
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I have used him for YEARS! quality, care, responsiveness is all great for any type of dental work you may need. It is very personalized care from a routine cleaning to anything other dental work procedure you get done. They have a great location downtown with valet parking next door, which is free.
- Janet M.
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He was suppose to put all porcelain crowns on 11 teeth of mine. He refused to put the all porcelain on my teeth when it was time. He wanted to put metal to porcelain instead. The all porcelain was even shown on my treatment plan. I had to put down a deposit of $3000.00 down to be applied to the final balance. He won't refund or return any of the money.
- George N.
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Dr. is an amazing doctor, really gives you his best advice and takes his work very seriously. He explains every single detail to his patients, even takes photos to show you what's going on and how it can be addressed. Our family including grand parents have been using him for years and are very pleased.
- Joe V.
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DR. and his staff took care of my immediate problem. I did not have a regular dentist at the time. He gave me a list of recommended services, with prices in order of importance. I stayed for at least 5 years before I moved away. My wife who does not like dentist at all, and hadne;t seen one in over 25 ...More years finally broke down and went to Dr. for a roken tooth. She since has had regular check ups and is VERY satisfied with DR. and his entire staff...
- Martin H.
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She was referred to me by my doctor. My old dentist said the tooth was rotten and had to be removed which would have costed way too much money. They offered me pain relief but the next day I felt great. This was a critical procedure to allow me to continue to eat food normally.
- Cheryl G.
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I had been referred to Dr. by my general dentist to address significant gum recession on six upper teeth, three on the right and three on the left. I chose the method where the subepithelial tissue used to cover my recession is taken from the roof of my mouth. My rationale at the time was that I felt more comfortable using my ...More own natural tissue, even if there would be more discomfort and recovery time in the palate area.
I have to say Dr. is extremely professional when communicating with patients. When it comes to talking about anything related to periodontics, he conveys a serious demeanor during the consultation portion of the patient experience. He seems to be very confident and knowledgeable based on his answers to all my questions. I like this quality as it shows that he really cares about his patients and is passionate about his specialty. The confidence in which he responds to my questions is very reassuring so I understand exactly what I need to know.
The gum graft began with a few injections in the graft areas. His approach to the numbing injections ensured that I did not feel a thing for the entire 1 1/2 hour procedure. A mouth prop was placed so that I would not have to keep my mouth open on my own for the whole time. Dr. started with incisions around the teeth following by a planning of their roots. After the planning, he placed an anti-microbial solution before going on to the graft phase. Due to his excellent job in numbing the areas, I believe that sedation is unnecessary in this procedure for most people. The whole experience was the most relaxing dental procedure I have experienced. I actually enjoyed it.
Compared to the procedure, recovery is a different story. When returning home I would advise putting ice packs on the side of your face where the graft is for the rest of the day. I did this and as a result had no swelling. Also, take Ibuprofen before the Novocain wears off and take it regularly for the next few days. I ate nothing but soft liquids for the next two weeks and only on the side of the mouth opposite the grafts. And keep the area clean using the Chlorhexidine as mentioned in the instruction sheet. It also helps to minimize talking as the resulting mouth movement might hinder the healing process. I actually did not speak for the whole two weeks to keep the mouth relaxed during healing. It is kind of a boring experience recovering from this but necessary to have a successful graft.
Recovery is less painful if Alloderm is used for grafts since no tissue is harvested from the palate. So I think for the other three teeth I am going to choose this method for my next appointment.
- Gregory S.
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We scheduled cleanings and appointments with the doctor. Everything went well. My wife wanted a very gentle technician and one was scheduled for her. She was very pleased. Both technicians were very thorough as well as the x- technician. The doctor is very professional and we were very pleased.

- Daniel A.

Periodontists in Garner, NC

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32 Dental

3141-107 Capital Blvd
Raleigh

Adams, Dr. David

925 Heather Park Dr
Garner

Allen, Dr. Robert B.

800 Saint Marys St
Raleigh

Alliance Dentistry

202 Davis Grove Circle Suite 102
Cary

Alston & Smalls TLC Healthcare Agency

414 Chivarly Drive
Durham

Andreaus, Dr. Steven B.

1637 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh

Andrews, Dr. Mark J

260 Towne Village Dr
Cary

Baker, Dr. J. Steven

200 Sawmill Rd
Raleigh

Beavers Dentistry

1146 Executive Cir
Cary

Ben H. Britt, Jr., DDS, PA

7780 Brier Creek Pkwy
Raleigh

Benefield, Dr. Randal

7718 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh

Better Dentistry

4600 Marriott Drive, Suite 275
Raleigh

Beverly Thurmond DDS PLLC

7100 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh

Bilal Saib, DDS

400 Market St
Chapel Hill

Black, Dr. Kenneth

400 Meadowmont Village Cir
Chapel Hill

Blaylock, Dr. Brent L.

3026 Old Chapel Hill Rd.
Durham

Boes, Dr. Jonathan

3607 Davis Dr
Morrisville

Bouldin, Dr. Christopher J. Bouldin DDS

1920 E HWY 54, EXECUTIVE PARK
Durham

Brenegan, Dr. Michael

1003 High House Rd
Cary

Brier Creek Family Dentistry

7780 Brier Creek Pkwy
Raleigh

Bright Smiles of Garner

801 Highway 70 W
Garner

Britt Jr, Dr. Ben H.

7780 Brier Creek Pkwy
Raleigh

Brown, Dr. Michelle

1401 Aversboro Rd
Garner

Brown, Dr. Stephanie L.

964 N Carolina Hwy 42
Clayton

Bruce S. Barker DMD

7610 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh

Bryden McCormick, DDS

231 N Judd Parkway NE
Fuquay Varina

Bufano & Bufano DDS PA

3386 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh

C Michael Willock DDS

861 Willow Dr
Chapel Hill

Cameron Village Dentist

2104 Smallwood Dr
Raleigh

Campbell, Dr. Vanessa M.

420 Village Walk Dr
Holly Springs

Carolina Dental Arts

6301 Falls of Neuse Rd
Raleigh

Cary Dental Rejuvenation

155 Parkway Office Court, Suite 104
Cary

Cary Lee Family Dentistry

1500 Piney Plains Rd
Cary

Chapel Hill Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

501 Eastowne Dr. , Suite 150
Chapel Hill

Chen, Dr. Josiah B.

3548 Davis Dr
Morrisville

Clayton Smiles

964 NC Hwy 42 W
Clayton

Colonnade Dental

8511 Colonnade Center Drive
Raleigh

Community Smiles: Jean Woods DDS, PA

1728 Fordham Blvd
Chapel Hill

Contemporary Aesthetic Dentistry

1906 South Main Street
Wake Forest

David B Greenlee DDS

1018 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh

Davidian, Dr. Melissa C.

12740 Spruce Tree Way
Raleigh

Davis, Dr. Keisha B.

500 Holly Springs Rd
Holly Springs

Dearstyne, Dr. Michael

835-E Wake Forest Business Park
Wake Forest

Dental Evolutions

8114 Lloyd Allyns Way
Raleigh

Dr. Craig Mize

8300 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh

Dr. Edmond W. Suh, DDS

1711 South Main Street
Wake Forest

Dr. Ellis K List

1014 Lamond Ave
Durham

Dr. Wayne M. Beavers

1146 Executive Circle
Cary

Durham DDS

1212 Broad St
Durham

Estrada, Dr. Lucero

300 Ashville Ave
Cary

Falls Lake Dental

8470 Falls of Neuse Road
Raleigh

Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

431 Keisler Dr
Cary

Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

431 Keisler Dr
Cary

Festa, Dr. Gregg M.

8410 Falls of Neuse Rd
Raleigh

Fuquay Family Dentistry

231 N Judd Pkwy NE
Fuquay-Varina

Garcia, Dr. Todd W.

204 Ashville Ave
Cary

Gentle Family Dentistry

304 Capcom Ave
Wake Forest

George S. Dirani, DDS

415 Vick Ave
Raleigh

Ghaffarpour, Dr. Mandy

104 N Elliot Rd
Chapel Hill

Gloria Berry-Holly, DDS

305 Meadowland Dr
Hillsborough

Godwin, Dr. Lynn

301 Keisler Dr
Cary

Hall Jr, Dr. David H.

802 Timber Dr
Garner

Heard, Dr. Janice L.

310 S Main St
Rolesville

Heber Windley III DDS,MS,PA

315 Hospital Rd
Zebulon

Hemlock Plaza Family Dental Care

2984 Kildaire Farm Rd
Cary

Holesh, Dr. Michael D.

217 W Millbrook Rd
Raleigh

Howarth, Dr. Gregg L

530 New Waverly Pl
Cary

Jason, Dr. Cataldo

3505 University Dr.
Durham

Jeff M. Morrison & Associates

615 Saint Marys St.
Raleigh

Jeffrey B LaMura DDS PLLC

135 Pkwy Office Ct
Cary

Jelokhani Mokry, Dr. Saba

601 Tucker St
Raleigh

Julian S. Drew, DDS, PA

5300 Six Forks Road
Raleigh

Katherine E. Garrett DDS, PA

701 Exposition PL
Raleigh

Kearney, Dr. Jeffrey S.

580 New Waverly Pl
Cary

Kennedy, Dr. Jerre L

400 Meadowmont Village Cir
Chapel Hill

Kuhn Dental Associates

1902 N Sandhills Blvd
Aberdeen

Lane & Associates Family Dentistry

2700 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham

Lane & Associates Family Dentistry

598 East Jackson Blvd., #100
Dunn

Lane, Dr. Don L

12450 Cleveland Rd
Garner

Linville-Laurin, Dr. Lynn Ann

2605 Blue Ridge Rd
Raleigh

Lisk, Dr. Philip A.

7701 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh

MacLeod, Dr. Douglas K.

6900 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh

Martin, Dr. Chris

3101-109 Edwards Mill Rd
Raleigh

Martin, Dr. Maya

901 Paverstone Dr
Raleigh

McClain, Dr. Arnold T.

530 New Waverly Pl
Cary

McDuffie Dentistry

6104 Fayetteville Rd
Durham

Meadowmont Dentistry

400 Meadowmont Village Cir
Chapel Hill

Morrison, Dr. Jeff M

615 Saint Marys St
Raleigh

Naran Family Dentistry

4703 Western Blvd
Raleigh

Orander, Dr. Robert L.

2301 Rexwoods Dr
Raleigh

Palmer, Dr. Desiree T.

105 Newsom St
Durham

Payne, Dr. Emily

7252 Gb Alford Hwy
Holly Springs

Pieroni, Dr. Stephen M.

1525 E Franklin St
Chapel Hill

Powell, Dr. Lisa N.

3750 NW Cary Pkwy
Cary

Preston Oral-Maxillofacial Sugery

8851 Ellstree Lane
Raleigh

Pyle, Dr. James L.

818 Broad St
Durham

Quintana, Dr. Jane

1655 Wake Dr
Wake Forest

Qureshy, Dr. Kamran

3701 NW Cary Pkwy
Cary

Ramos, Dr. Pablo

121 S Estes Dr
Chapel Hill

Renee Wall Family Dental

100 Hyannis Dr
Holly Springs

Research Triangle Dental

2615 South Miami Boulevard
Durham

Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry

1000 Crescent Green Dr
Cary

Rich, Dr. Gabriel J.

120 Northway Ct
Raleigh

Royal Oak Dental Group

200 Cornerstone Dr.
Cary

RTP Dental Care

5318 NC Hwy 55 Suite 204
Durham

Rushin, Dr. Elizabeth E

530 New Waverly Place
Cary

Schmitt, Dr. Mathew J.

100 Ridge View Dr
Cary

Schweitzer, Dr. Curtis E.

700 Exposition Pl.
Raleigh

Scott Winokur, DDS

88 Vilcom Center Dr
Chapel Hill

Scruggs, Dr. Paul E.

7201 Creedmoor Rd
Raleigh

Serene Smiles

600 Gathering Park Cir
Cary

Shireman, Dr. Jessica

2104 Smallwood Dr
Raleigh

Six Forks Smiles

3614 Haworth Drive
Raleigh

Smith, Dr. James E.

120 Northway Ct
Raleigh

Speight, Dr. Harold S.

2711 N Duke St
Durham

Stanley Dentistry

3731 NW Cary Pkwy
Cary

Stansell Dentistry

10207 Cerny St
Raleigh

Stansell Dentistry Associates

1911 Falls Valley Drive, Suite 107
Raleigh

Stansell, Dr. Dani

10207 Cerny St
Raleigh

Stapleton Dentistry

8204 Tryon Woods Dr
Cary

Sunrise Dental - Durham

8128 Renaissance Pkwy
Durham

Sunrise Dental - Raleigh

1009 Spring Forest Rd
Raleigh

Supremia Dentistry

1711 South Main Street,
Wake Forest

Tapper, Dr. Michael A.

2900 Croasdaile Dr
Durham

Tart, Dr. N Danielle

120 Northway Ct
Raleigh

The Dentist Raleigh NC

5613 Duraleigh Road, #131
Raleigh

Thomas V Kelly DDS PA

9317 Leesville Rd
Raleigh

Thompson, Dr. Susan

10251 Little Briar Creek Ln
Raleigh

Triangle Dentistry

120 Northway Ct
Raleigh

Triangle Endodontics

121 Edinburgh South Dr
Cary

Triangle Family Dentistry

Morrisville: 469-2122; Wake Forest: 554-9955;

Triangle Family Dentistry - Fuquay

1625 N Main St
Fuquay Varina

TTH Family Dentistry

2880 Slater Rd
Morrisville

Tzendzalian, Dr. Peter A.

4711 Hope Valley Rd
Durham

Urlaub, Dr. Roger D

10941 Raven Rdg Rd
Raleigh

Vanyo, Dr. Stephen J.

3004 Guess Rd
Durham

Village Dental at Greystone

901 Paverstone Dr
Raleigh

Village Dental at Olde Raleigh

3101-103 Edwards Mill Rd
Raleigh

Village Dental North Raleigh

7371 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh

W. Stan Hardesty, DDS, PA

2321 Blue Ridge Rd
Raleigh

Wainright & Wassel DDS

6837 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh

Wainright, Dr. Bruce

6837 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh

Wakefield Family Medicine & Dentistry

2810-115 Wakefield Pines Dr
Raleigh

Wall, Dr. Renee A.

100 Hyannis Dr
Holly Springs

Webb, Dr. E. Leland

1721 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill

Williams, Dr. Craig M.

6837 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh

Williamson III, Dr. Robert L.

119 N Boylan Ave
Raleigh

Wingate, Dr. Angela S.

210 New Fidelity Ct
Garner

Wisnieswski, Dr. John F.

150 Preston Executive Dr
Cary

Zervos & Earwood DDS

900 Paverstone Dr
Raleigh

Zervos, Dr. Julia A.

900 Paverstone Dr
Raleigh

Zombek, Dr. Debra S.

165 Kandemor Ln
Rocky Mount

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