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Dr. Thomas Yash

Dentistry
Batavia, OH
47 years experience male

Locations

Thomas F. Yash, DDS, Inc.

Cincinnati, OH

Address

1056 Delta Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, US
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

5133216044

Insurances accepted

Anthem BlueCross BlueShield

Delta Dental

Dental Care Plus Group

Thomas F Yash, DDS, Inc.

Batavia, OH

About

Bio

Born and raised in Youngstown, Ohio. Moved to Cincinnati after leaving the Air Force. We are enjoying family time with the grandkids and grandpets.

Specialties
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Dentistry

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Calcium: Dietary calcium may have some effect in the development of teeth in early childhood. The benefits of flouride in water is an example of stronger enam... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Lockjaw: Lockjaw was a symptom of tetanous infection. Rather rare. If you mean can your jaw lock because of chewing gum. If you have some TMJ problems, the ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Yes: You should be able to eat what you want after several days. It maybe sore if you directly bite on the extraction site but sufficiently healed to retur... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Possible: The TMJ or temporal mandibulat joint are positioned in front of your ears but can be slightly higher. The joint can get inflamed and sore to moving of... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Oral hygiene: Having a case of pericornitis can be painful and limiting but normally can be resolved or controlled. It is often associated with wisdom teeth. The g... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
See dentist: You should have this bump examined by dentist to be on safe side. Lesions or swelling whether big or small should be looked at to rule out serious pro... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Yes: An infection in throat can influence the mouth. The bacteria can cause oral inflammation making the gums sore and bleeding which is gingivitis. You ma... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Good route: Vitamin B12 is water soluble. It is administered orally in tablets and on skin in creams. There is a tablet that can be taken sublingually(under tongu... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
No: Not necessary. Teething can make infants uncomfortable and fussy. However it is a normal episode in their development. They will adjust to it. The onl... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Watch : You may take some pain medication like Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin/Advil to help cope with discomfort. Sleeping upright may help with the throb... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
See physician : If you have been having these symptoms for two weeks, go to your physician for an examination. They can determine one of many causes and treat your af... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
May be loose: The retainer may be coming loose on one if the attachments. There are several types of fixed metal retainers for post-ortho holding of teeth in proper... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Don't worry : The supplements will not rot out his teeth. Just work on his oral hygiene (brush and floss at least twice daily) and eat and drink a healthy diet. His... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Many reasons: No picture attached. Pain in the posterior teeth could be coming from numerous sources. Cavity, infections of teet or guns, fending of teeth and impac... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Blood vessel: Due to the color, it may be swollen blood vessel under the surface protruding like a bump or a venus lake which is a swelling caused by bleeding under... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Wisdom teeth?: If you haven't had your wisdom teeth removed, it is common for the gums to get sore and infected where the teeth are erupting. If partially in the mo... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Strange question. : Depends what you mean by cavity. There dental caries or cavities caused by bacteria in the mouth. One could have none or many over a lifetime. There a... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Local Anesthesia : Most patients get an injection of a local anesthetic prior to tooth procedure. This will help to stop the pain during the procedure and make the patie... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Tooth initially: A cavity can cause tooth pain from thermal sensitivity to pain with sweets. As the caries progresses the tooth can ache, intermittently to constant du... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Fluoride: I would agree with your food additives questions. However, I believe that the benefits to the community outweigh any risks. The benefits of water fluo... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Lichen Planis: There is an auto-immune disease called Lichen Planis that has many types of stages, lesions and outbreaks. Since you have other skin conditions, you ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Sometimes: A mucocele or a minor salivary gland that backs up forming a bubble can seep back down or pop. This often is started from trama to lip pinching off th... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
There are many different bacteria, fungus, and virus in the mouth as part of the normal flora, natural balanced. Staphylococcus is just one. They ma... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Rare: There is no good scientific studies connecting mercury in amalgam (silver) fillings to poisoning or neurlogical disorders. Unless you have a allergy ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Meds: Clindamycin is newer strong antibiotic which can be used for this infection. Penicillin family can also be used. All antibiotics can cause some inte... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Drinking soda: Drinking fluids after an extraction is allowed except hot liquids. The heated liquid may dissolve the blood clot in the socket leading to a dry socke... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Gummy smile: Using a lip filler on your upper lip, will not hide your gummy smile. The plumping of the upper lip will protrude rather than drop to cover the gums.... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Source of pain: Laying down will increase the blood pressure to your head which can increase pain stemming from your jaw bone. This is common with tooth abcesses. A... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Yes: The amalgam(silver, mercury plus other metals) will tarnish. The will appear darker grey to black depending on what metal combo, mouth enviroment, to... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
No: There is very little mercury in amalgam fillings. The material becomes a stable alloy after setting hard(fda studies). Swallowing some silver filling... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Virus : You probably have some viral infection. Common to attack one side of head. It can effect the whole side of head, ears, throat, etc. You may have some... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Just wait: Most two year old are still teething. Most normally have full set of primary teeth by age 2 1/2. However, it is just an average range. There is no ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Crossbite: Crossbite means your upper and lower teeth are overlapping incorrectly. The upper teeth should be outside your lower teeth. Most common with your b... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Wisdon teeth: Wisdom teeth extractions can be more difficult especially when they are impacted. An impacted tooth means it is under the gums and/or the bone. This... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Dry Socket: You may be suffering from a dry socket. One of the most common complication following an extraction is a dry socket. It usually starts several days fo... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Infection: You may have an infection. It could be in the bone under the tooth or in the gums around the tooth. It can cause the symptoms that you are experiencin... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Week: The swelling from an extraction can vary depending on your health, the difficulty of surgery, and how you follow post-op instructions. Removing impact... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Probably not: Not likely a std. Would not show up this quickly. Probability due to tram to the tonque from the activity, especially near the frenum. May have rubb... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Possibly: We only have one set of permanent or secondary teeth. Some erupt under the baby teeth pushing them out. The permanent molars erupt behind the baby tee... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
See MD: See your physician. Several things come to mind like a sinus infection. However, some things can be more serious long term. Get examined and determin... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Surgical : The pinhole surgical technique is a new method to correct gum recession but using a smaller incision and special instruments. Promising. Few are skil... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Not cause: The antibiotic will not cause a toothache. If you have a bad tooth, it can become symptomatic at any time. You have just been lucky that it did not ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Difficult: Treating of lesions on tongue is difficult because it is hard to get medications to stay on tongue with its actions and functions. If it is a canker s... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Prosthodontics dds: These implants can be restored with the abutments(stems) and crowns once these are solid to bone. Normally this is a four month time period starting w... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Normal: It is common for the gums to shrink back following a surgical procedure. Once the inflammation dissipates, the gums will turn pink and firm. Some rece... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
No worries: Seeing these red specks after brushing may be nothing more that small blood clots or stained food particles laying on tooth surface that were liberate... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Yes: The sperm in your vagina is what you should be concerned about when you think pregnancy. The saliva will have no real consequence. There is good chanc... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Bleaching first: If simple strips or pens were not effective, you should step up to professional bleaching. Limited time, do zoom in office bleach. Home bleaching us... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
No: There is no concern using denture adhesive and cardiovascular disease. Other than the mess and some local gum irritation, it is safe to use. They rece... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Sore gums: The most remote cause may be a small splinter of bone from the wisdom tooth that is floating out of the gums. You may have an ulceration or sore like... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Apr 1, 2015
Dr. Thomas Yash is extremely professional and excellent dentist. He is the BEST dentist in Cincinnati, OH. I am learning a lot from him. Highly recommended. 5 STARS!
Feb 17, 2014
A knowledgeable dentist and contributor on this site with great answers and advice.
Mar 19, 2015
Great DDS!!!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! You’re an amazing person to be involved in something such as this site! This free information, helped us make our decision regarding my husbands tooth. It’s nice to see ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Both dds's conferred. Hard part was: easy. Just drill straight down to avoid custom stem, torque to proper depth, sew it up, give Rx. Cost too high for this. Insurance n...Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ohio State University College of Dentistry
Graduated 1975MD

Awards

Top Dentist, Consumer Research Council of America
Top 15% of Dentists by Peers, Cincinnati Magazine
Top Dentist, Consumer Research Council of America

Affiliations

American Dental Association
Ohio Dental Association
Cincinnati Dental Society

Publications

none
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