A celebrity dentist performed excessive treatment and committed ethical violations.
A 46-year-old male was evaluated by a general dentist, who conducted an examination with x-rays. The dentist determined that two dental surfaces were decayed and one tooth had a possible fracture. Excessive wear to the teeth was not indicated, and pre-treatment photographs revealed good stippling of the gums.
Five days later the patient presented to a celebrated dentist who practiced general dentistry with advanced training in cosmetic procedures. The dentist was widely ...Continue Reading →