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I can't find a medicaid dentist in atlanta, ga. Everyone in their directory is dead or no longer accepting it. I've googled extensively. Please help!

I can't find a medicaid dentist in atlanta, ga. Everyone in their directory is dead or no longer accepting it. I've googled extensively.  Please help!

Dental Society: Contact your local dental society.. They may be able to help. Medicaid pays next to nothing for limited care, and that is why you are having trouble finding a provider. You may also seek out reduced fee care at a clinic or dental school. All the best.. ...Read more

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Does an "oral surgeon" perform the same duties an "oral maxillo facial surgeon" as listed in dental directories? Are these names always interchangable

Does an "oral surgeon" perform the same duties an "oral maxillo facial surgeon" as listed in dental directories? Are these names always interchangable

Yes and no: Oral surgeries can be performed by an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, a periodontist, an endodontist, a prosthodontist and even a general dentist. Generally, however, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon refers to him or herself as an oral surgeon. ...Read more

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Periodontist did not rebuild molar buccal bony wall. I want to give him my short dental directory for him to choose a specialist. He will be upset.

See answer: Periodontist do not fix the crown part of a tooth. A dentist does this part. The periodontist usually treats the gums and bone structures that the tooth is anchored in. Look for a list of dentist to have the crown of the tooth fixed. Good luck. ...Read more

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I can't find a dentist in atlanta, ga that accepts medicaid. The directory medicaid hands out is out of date. Please help!

I can't find a dentist in atlanta,  ga that accepts medicaid. The directory medicaid hands out is out of date. Please help!

There are several : I would suggest your first call be to the georgia state dental society, they would have the resources to help you find a dentist in the atlanta area who accepts medicaid.. ...Read more

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How many abortions do doctors perform each year in the U.S.?

How many abortions do doctors perform each year in the U.S.?

A million: in 2011, there were 1,058,490 abortions in the USA. The rate has been dropping since the mid '80s. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How can U.S. doctors prevent the spread of ebola?

How can U.S. doctors prevent the spread of ebola?

It is best that: travel history be obtained for febrile illnesses and that high index of suspicion be maintained for an individual with risk factors (like recent travel to an endemic area). Training in donning/ doffing personal protective equipment and containment is important. ...Read more