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Dr. J BARRY Stovall

General Practice
Fort Worth, TX
47 years experience male

Locations

Office

Fort Worth, TX

Address

4900 Overton Ridge Blvd #112, Fort Worth, TX
Directions

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About

Bio

in private practice for 39 years with a focus on cosmetic dentistry

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Practice

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

42 Answers
35 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Quickly: Many of the modern local work very quickly. Often within a few minutes.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Dental appliance: It is a dental appliance usually designed to prevent the teeth from coming together. Used to treat bruxism (grinding) or TMJ problems.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Restoration: Traditional treatment involves removing decay and restoring with tooth colored material. Usually composite resin.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Tetracycline: Often teeth with a grey cast can be from high flouride or tetracycline antibiotics when the permanent teeth are forming.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Ice: Ice for the first 24 hour and moist heat after 24 hours.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Yes: Porcelain veneers are a much better permanent solution to esthetic issues. They are stronger , stain resistant and most patients are extremely excite... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Yes : Replacement of missing teeth with a permanent bridge is important to prevent adjacent teeth from shifting
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
No : Used for a limited time , there is very little potential for addiction.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Depends: Often dentures are placed at same time as the teeth are extracted and are functional very soon.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Possible: Often limited opening can be related to disc problems in the tm joint or spasm in the muscles of mastication.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Possibly: Many patients who are apprehensive find it useful
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
No: Fluorosis is caused by a high concentration of Fluoride in one's water supply.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Should be painless: Modern dental treatment with the use of a local and possibly nitrous oxide should be pain-free.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Enamel: Fluoride binds to the enamel to make it harder and more resistant to decay.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Somtimes: Dental abscesses are caused by the death of the nerve and living component within the tooth. Some are caused by infections of the gums. The ones that... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Diet: This is a generalization. Some social classes have diets that are high in carbohydrates (sugars). Access to care as well as making dental health a pri... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Possible fractures: Often transillumination is used to diagnose internal fractures or cracks internal in a tooth. X-rays only are a two dimensional view and are of litt... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Restorative: Patients with meth mouse often have rampant decay. Treatment can involve removal of decay and restoration with fillings an or crowns. If decay has pro... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
No: It would be wise to have an exam and consultation. Many times waiting can lead to more extensive as well as more expensive treatment. After an exam yo... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Yes: Usually a very positive effect in that they enable people to be able to chew and digest their food properly.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Common: It is often used as a diagnostic test to evaluate possible internal fractures or cracks in teeth.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Yes: Most dental procedures can be completed without the use of anesthetics with epinephrine.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
No: Impossible to fracture a tooth during a dental cleaning deep or otherwise.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Dental care: Professional care as well as great dental hygiene are very important in controlling gum disease. It would be wise to seek care and possible estimates ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Depends: Bad breathe can have many causes : gum disease , reflux , stress , diet. Something as simple as brushing your tongue can help.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
None: Most resent guidelines for premedication from the american heart assn. Exclude mvp from their reccomendations.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Isolation: Used for isolating the teeth being worked on. They help control moisture and prevent patient from aspirating foreign objects.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Yes: Brushing only cleans 70% of the area of the teeth. Flossing cleans the area not reached by brushing. It helps prevent gum disease.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Tooth decay: Dental caries is the scientific name for tooth decay.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
No great suggestion: Most dental insurance plans have an annual benefit . Most are $1000 to 1500. With the cost of a crown between 1000 to 1500 , the insurance benefit wou... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
No: Modern dental care should be painless.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Some do: Some hospitals especially ones that teach will still have an oral surgery department.
A member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Isolation: Dental dams are the used for isolation like a surgical drape.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Lack of pain: Lack of pain and stability of implants.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Depends: Treatment for a toothache is usually a root canal or extraction.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Very: Less radiation than a flight on aplane.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Diagnosis: X-rays allow the dentist to diagnose decay, periodontal disease , abscess, and many other conditions that are not apparent with a visual exam.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Ultrsonic cleaner: Ultrasonic cleaners are very effective especially when used in conjunction with antimicrobial mouthwash.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Call your Dentist: Often vomiting can be caused by pain medication especially if taken on an empty stomach. Have your dentist change your pain prescription and possibly ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Depends: Worse case possibilities can be loss of teeth due to periodontal disease or decay.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Yes: Moist heat is the best.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 47 years experience
Depends: Both porcelain and composite resin are used for veneers.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Stovall is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Stovall is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baylor College of Dentistry
Graduated 1975MD

Awards

texas monthly top dentist
top dentists Fort Worth

Affiliations

woehler research group
academy of cosmetic dentistry
academy of general dentistry
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