Dr. Jean Edderai

Cosmetic Dentistry
North Miami Beach , FL
37 years experience male

Locations

Jean-Jacques Edderai DDS,PA

North Miami Beach , FL

Address

17101 NE 19th avenue suite 104, North Miami Beach , FL
Directions

Fax

305 9492913

Insurances accepted

No Value

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Guardian Life Insurance Company of America

Office

North Miami beach, FL

Office

North Miami Beach, FL

Office

Miami, FL

About

Specialties
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Cosmetic Dentistry

Dentistry

Languages spoken

English, Hebrew, Italian, Russian

Doctor Q&A

111 Answers
2 Agrees
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A female asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Please : Please check the following sites : 1) http://dentalwellness4u.Com/oralhealth/disease.Html 2) http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/14390-what-are-the-side... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Whitening : Whitening your teeth with over the counter products will never help you as much as the system your dentist may offer you, the "one hour in office syst... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Accelerated : Accelerated orthodontics is mostly used for minor tooth movement and, pain is definetly a reaction to the pressure applied. When the treatment is more... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
As : As you know antibiotics were given to you to control the infection and while taken them your root canal is supposed to be performed. Now if you have o... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
20 : 20 years ago i read intensively about all kind of holistic approaches and researches on amalgams as restorations for cavities, at the time the canadia... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Three : Three years with two sore spots.........! as previously answered by dr.Funari it will be difficult to diagnose without an exam and x-rays . You should... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Frenectomy : Frenectomy will never alter a smile unless it connects to the tip of his lip (very rare)and if this is the case it will only help retrieve a beautiful... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Any : Any treatment such as fillings, inlays or inlays where the dental turbine or hand piece is used it could be considered an insult to the tooth, its und... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Re-treatment : Re-treatment of root canal is a common procedure performed in the presence of unresolved bacteremia or infection. Your home care has nothing to do wi... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Waiting : Waiting for the worst to happen is not an option! please go to your nearest emergency room asap, his infection needs to be under control with antibiot... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
You : You may have a combination of tmd and as you stated an infection from the wisdom tooth area, we should now also establish the fact that you probably g... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Crowns : Crowns could last forever ...Although the supporting structures if not well maintained through regular cleaning with your hygienist (3 to 4 times a ye... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
My : My question to you be, is the dentist treating your orthodontic condition advising you to remove the braces because you have reached the optimum expec... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
All : All root canals are performed under local anesthesia, which mean no pain. Procedures of this nature are carried out uneventfully, just need to find th... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Unfortunately : Unfortunately any long term oral infection, doesn't stay confined in your mouth, it will travel throughout your system affecting your brain, heart, lu... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
You : You should find a dentist that accepts payment plans through different companies such as carecredit, or chase health. Those are companies that after y... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
As : As mentioned by dr.Funari, any adjacent tooth will be the answer, although molars in general require a final restoration and that will be the build up... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Adult : Adult dentition once completely removed will never grow back, as previously stated by drs. Funari and timmerman a residual root tip may have inadverte... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
The : The treating dentist will need to establish the need for a ridge augmentation, to bring you back to your pre-accident condition. Once those parameters... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
My : My dear friend, first of all you need to be evaluated by a cosmetic dentist, who understand and knows the different options you may have, including an... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Contact : Contact your treating dentist as soon as possible, he will definetly help you. Good luck.
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Don't : Don't worry, those shutting pain or electrical discharges you may be experiencing are completely normal for many patients, it is a reversible conditio... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Please : Please call your treating dentist and try to get an appointment for further evaluation. Good luck!
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Worn : Worn down front teeth are difficult to repair with bonding material even-though today's materials are more resistant than ever. We need to establish t... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
It : It is true that certain limitations in terms of the type of munchies she will be allowed, but in term of food, no specific diet will be needed. Don't... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
That : That surgery is called gingivoplasty, it is a very uneventfull procedure, the recovery takes about 2 weeks(complete healing process), i'm sure that th... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Porcelain : Porcelain veneers cannot be repaired, once cracked or fractured it will always be noticeable. I therefore recommend to you have your veneer replaced. ... Read More
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A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
First : First of all i would like to congratulate you on your determination to take care of your teeth orthodontically, you made a good choice with invisalign... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Treatment : Treatment will never late for your health, overbite can always cause a problem in the future. Please consult an orthodontist and he will give you the ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
First : First of all penicillin is not an analgesic or pain killer, penicillin is used to resolve an existing infection, when used for teeth, generally should... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Free : Free gingival graft is a procedure quite involving but yet uneventful, by which two areas of your mouth will be affected one is the donor(usually the... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Depending : Depending upon the necessary treatment, in general i would personally advise you to choose invisalign or clearcorrect both use the same techniques, ma... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Temporary : Temporary crowns do not your gums to change color, what you may have is a residual of blood around the margins of your crown, nevertheless don't procr... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Fiberotomy : Fiberotomy is an uneventful procedure done (under local anesthetic) to the periodontum or "gum" separating any attached fibers to the tooth up to the... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
The : The interference is directly related to the teeth positions and the treatment you will be receiving, meaning knowing which teeth will require movement... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
It : It is a mistake people make using this terms interchangeably. In summary gingivitis is the initial stage of a periodontal disease, where the superfic... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
As : As previously mentioned by dr.Theodore davantzis both orthodontic systems can be used obtaining iqual results although more control could be exerced w... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Dental : Dental sealants are used to protect your molars or pre-molars under perfect oral conditions or hygiene, if not they will act as a trap for bacteria an... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Please : Please consider also the visit to a TMJ specialist, if no problems found with your ent. If you want you can also check: http://www.Lumineerexpert.Com/... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
As : As answered before by dr.Jonathan scharf no bleaching or whitening material can change or alter the preconceived color of a porcelain veneer or crown.... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
We : We should alway try to maintain all our teeth in perfect condition, if you have a chipped tooth you should visit your dentist to examine your tooth an... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Sensitivity : Sensitivity can also develop from periodontitis. Teeth have also porosity as our skin, in the presence of bacteria imbalance ( more than the usual) it... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Unfortunately : Unfortunately there aren't any newer methods even the digital x-rays are even thicker. While they take x-rays on you tell your dentist to put a little... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
The : The basic question is if you are comfortable with your type of insurance(remember an insurance is not a dental plan) . You will feel more comfortable ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
This : This type of question will be difficult to answer via cyberweb, there are many factors influencing when to start treatment such as age and stage of de... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Without : Without looking at you lesion it will be difficult to know, depends on how long you've had this greenish ulcer, any ulcer is a manifestation of an inf... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Cost : Cost shouldn't be an issue when you want to have such an complex treatment, your concern at this time should be to find the professional team that wil... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Unfortunatetly : Unfortunatetly we are unable to help you with this service, we need x-rays cat scan and a physical exam. Please try to find a TMJ specialist in your c... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Change acidity level: As you know canker sore as all fungal infections live and reproduce in an acid medium meaning a low ph. Before taking any antifungal medication, i wo... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jean Edderai
Cosmetic Dentistry 37 years experience
Change acidity level: As you know canker sore as all fungal infections live and reproduce in an acid medium meaning a low ph. Before taking any antifungal medication, i wo... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Nov 30, 2012
I am an Endodontist who has seen many of Dr. Edderrai's patients. His dental treatment is outstanding and his patients have high praise for him. Patients appreciate his caring approach and are extreme...Read More
Nov 30, 2012
I endorse this dentist. I have consistently enjoyed and learned from reading Dr. Edderai's AVVO.Com responses He is clearly very knowledgable and writes in a manner that is readily understandable.
Nov 30, 2012
Dr. Edderai is an accomplished colleague who has focused on improving the health and well being of his patients and so many others with his extraordinary talents. I highly endorse Dr. Edderai.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Tel Aviv University
Graduated 1981MD

Medical/Graduate school

univesidad Odontologica Dominicana
Graduated 1986MD

Awards

America's Top Dentists, Consumers Research Council of America
Mini residency, Bay area of cranio mandibular Disorders

Affiliations

Academy of General Dentistry
American Dental Association
Florida Dental Association
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