Dr. John Sorrentino D.M.D

Family and Cosmetic Dentistry

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When the Doctor is the Patient: Part Two

As sufficient time has past and the extraction site has healed I had my implant placed last week.   The procedure was done under local anesthesia and was relatively pain free. In this radiograph note how the bone has filled in and is relatively uniform in consistency. The procedure is relatively straight forward.  Dr. Michael Maltz […]

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Avoiding a Jaw Fracture

  Take a good look at this panoramic image.  It is of a woman in her mid 70’s.  She has been a patient of mine of over twenty years.  She had many dental problems as a child and young adult that left her with an upper arch with much bridgework and a partial denture on […]

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Feeding Children for Optimal Dental Health

As a practicing dentist one of the most difficult things I encounter is a toddler with a mouth full of cavities.  Having a young mouth restored can make children fearful of ever seeing a health care provider and set them up for a lifetime of fear  and neglect.  The parents, while often mean well, and […]

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When the Doctor is the Patient: Part I

I have been having a problem with a tooth on the lower right side since last fall.  All I know is that something hurt and I could not tell if it was an upper or lower.  I had a professional cleaning last October with radiographs and everything looked normal.  Over the winter it never went […]

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