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Dr. Joseph Worthington

Dentistry
Fairfield, CT
39 years experience male

Locations

Office

Fairfield, CT

Address

1305 Post Rd., Suite 104, Fairfield, CT
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Dentistry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
9 Agrees
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Worthington
Dentistry 39 years experience
Never!: As long as a hermetic lesion is present contact should be avoided.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Worthington
Dentistry 39 years experience
Difficulty chewing.: Partials are no fun. Dental implants are the treatment of choice. It's well worth the investment.
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Worthington
Dentistry 39 years experience
Sometimes: When a tooth is infected or is non vital (dead) antibiotics are typically prescribed prior, during and after the root canal is performed. If the toot... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Worthington
Dentistry 39 years experience
Wax!: Most oral sores associated with braces are traumatic in origin. Wax on the offending wire will do the trick.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Worthington
Dentistry 39 years experience
Diode laser!: With the advent of laser therapy a canker sore can be easily treated with a diode laser. I tell all my patients to simply show up in my office if you... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Worthington
Dentistry 39 years experience
Diode laser.: A diode laser can easily cauterize the nerve endings and accelerate healing.

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Worthington is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Worthington is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Columbia University
Graduated 1983MD
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