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"He is very truthful and for me going through all the dental changes he walks me through all the processes and is very informative. He educated me on what he was" doing and does not push any products. He will only deal with what is required.

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-Cristina E.

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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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Oral Surgery reviews in Clifton

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We had just moved to the area and didn't have a dentist yet. I had a tooth bothering me that my previous dentist had said would need a root canal at some point. A business associated recommended Dr.
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in Bluffton. I was able to get an appointment quite quickly; within a few days. The wait time in the lobby wasn't bad, and I did see Dr.
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almost immediately after I was taken back to the examination area. He thoroughly investigated the tooth and those around it, took an x-
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, and confirmed that I did need a root canal. He referred me to a local endodontist, and after the procedure he filled the tooth cavity. I was pleased with his treatment and plan to return as a regular patient.
- Martin W.
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All went fine. Dr.
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has been my dentist for many years. Always responsive and conservative in recommended treatments & procedures. Never pushy or recommending expensive unnecessary procedures but will recommend a specialist if one is needed. Totally satisfied with Dr.
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- JOHN B L.
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did a fantastic job and called me personally afterward to see how I was feeling. They answered all my questions and followed up with me. The whole office is fantastic.
- Kathleen L.
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facility on 7/21/2015. The first thing I noticed was the outside perimeter was clean and once inside the building, I noticed it was very clean and comfortable. The staff at the front counter were very polite and courteous. The dental tech were very compassionate and kind. The tech's were very clear about what the procedure would be like and they answered all my questions. I then met Dr.
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was very porofessional, friendly, courteous and he explained any and all options about the procedure and how things would work. I felt no pain during the procedure and the procedure went quickly and all was good. I would go back to Dr.
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- ronald B.
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Teeth extraction went well. I was comfortable during the procedure. I had a light anesthesia, The process took about 1/2 hour or less and I left his office with medication for discomfort or pain. I went back after about 2 weeks, and the healing process was coming along well. After a few more weeks, I was recommended to another dentist that specialized in making my dentures. De. Clsudio and his staff were all so caring and helpful through the entire process from beginning to end. I would recommend Dr.
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and his staff to anyone searching for a dentist.

- Sandra R.
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The procedure went well. I did not have as much pain as expected. Things proceeded as I had been instructed. My follow-up appointment, in two weeks, went well - the biopsy was negative.
- linda M.
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The assistants gave very detailed instructions on the procedures/possible issues. I had called in advance and got an estimate, and I was able to get a ball-park figure over the phone. The estimate was $1000 lower than what my dental practice had quoted, and they were able to get me in within a week (instead of months!) The estimate was pretty much spot-on to the final price I paid, even with needing a secondary visit to actually get the implant.
Everything in the office is smoothly run, instructions are clear, and everything went well.
- Shirley H.
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Best dentist office I have ever visited! No pushy salesman tactics trying to get you to buy stuff you don't want or need, just courteous and friendly service. I never thought such a place existed.
- Timothy Y.

Oral Surgeons in Clifton, TX

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Acre Wood Dental

4000 Bellmead Dr
Waco

Alston Jr, Dr. Robert B.

211 Sun Valley Blvd
Hewitt

Alzayet, Dr. Sam

1201 S W S Young Dr
Killeen

Amanda Scarborough DDS

900 Corsicana Hwy
Hillsboro

Battershell, Dr. Brian D.

809 N 8th St
Killeen

Billman, Dr. Crystell A

3620 Scroggins Dr
Waco

Brian D Battershell DDS

809 N 8th St
Killeen

Carus Dental

511 Lake Rd
Belton

Central Texas Oral/Maxillofacl

2030 Heights Dr
Harker Heights

Childress, Dr. Steven A.

421 N Robinson Dr
Waco

Chinn Dental Clinic

500 Cheetah Trl
Harker Heights

Cipriani, Dr. Glen R.

5519 SW H K Dodgen Loop
Temple

Clear Creek Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

2408 Clear Creek Rd Ste 201
Killeen

Clear Creek Oral Surgery

2408 Clear Creek Rd.
Killeen

Clear Creek Oral Surgery

2408 Clear Creek Rd.
Killeen

Cooper, Dr. Monte B.

506 N Hewitt Dr
Hewitt

Crowson, Dr. Andrew J.

1920 N Main St
Belton

Dee Anna Walker DDS

PO Box 366
Clifton

Evans, Dr. Ronald G.

2300 Columbus Ave
Waco

Evans, Dr. Todd L.

5246 S 31st St
Temple

Ford, Dr. Michael

1711 E Central Texas Expwy
Killeen

Gay, Dr. Myra

420 E FM 2410 Rd
Harker Heights

Gustav E Gates DDS

3013 Scott Blvd
Temple

Hatcher, Dr. Tyrus N.

3901 E Stan Schlueter Loop
Killeen

House Of Smiles

5610 E Central TX Expy, Ste 3
Killeen

Hull, Dr. Jeff M.

2300 Columbus Ave
Waco

Jude Arisco DDS

2004 S 57th St
Temple

Leigh Dental

1405 E Rancier Ave Ste. 100
Killeen

Leslie Trippe DDS

Harker Heights

Longhorn Dental Associates

3106 S W S Young Dr
Killeen

Marshall Jr., Dr. E Gordon

18 S Main St
Temple

Michael Doughty DMD

1217 S 31st St
Temple

Michael Harris DDS

1109 S 31st St
Temple

Michael Stevens DDS

902 W Yeagua St
Groesbeck

Molyneaux, Dr. Craig

1405 E Elms Rd
Killeen

Perrin, Dr. Todd

1405 E Elms Rd
Killeen

Premier Family Dental

5400 Crosslake Pkwy
Waco

Pritchard, Dr. Larry J.

7030 Sanger Ave
Woodway

Pundt Family Dentistry

421 N 38th St
Killeen

Quigley, Dr. Curtis A.

715 N 64th St.
Waco

Regan, Dr. Steven L

102 S Avenue T
Clifton

Rhoden, Dr. David

2098 B North Valley Mills Dr
Waco

Robert Barberee, DDS

140 S Harbin Dr
Stephenville

Scarborough, Dr. Amanda L.

900 Corsicana Hwy
Hillsboro

Scott, Dr. John W.

901 N Loop 340
Waco

Starr, Dr. Kent T.

6400 Cobbs Dr
Waco

Stephens, Dr. John R.

2601 E Elms Rd
Killeen

Steven Cutbirth DDS

1613 Lake Success Dr
Waco

Steven L Regan DDS

102 S Avenue T
Clifton

Sweet, Dr. David G.

1605 Forest Trl
Temple

Temple Dental Trails

3550 S General Bruce Dr
Temple

Tullis, Dr. David W.

1120 S 31st St
Temple

Voigtel, Dr. Richard L.

112 E 7th Ave
Belton

Walker, Dr. Tabreena V.

100 W Central Texas Expy
Harker Heights

Warren, Dr.Scott

103 Burnett Ct
Woodway

Winegar, Dr. Derek

803 S 37th St
Temple

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