Dentists change widely on diagnosis and cost, CBC Marketplace finds

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Oct 19 2012

Nearly each tooth in Theresa’s mouth is in need of some kind of diagnosis — from base canals, veneers, and fillings to overpass replacements, whitenings and crowns — if we mix all a recommendations of 20 dentists she visited.

That, notwithstanding a fact that dental experts suggested usually a few cleanings and presumably a crown.

Theresa, a CBC researcher, went to a reduction of tiny and vast dental offices in Toronto and Vancouver for a Marketplace episode, Money Where Your Mouth Is, airing on Friday.

By a end, a dentists had endorsed treatments covering 19 opposite teeth, trimming from night mouth guards to veneers earnest a “complete grin makeover,” with cost estimates trimming from $144 to $11,931.

“Some of it we found utterly frightening,” pronounced dental word consultant Rick Beyers. “It was indeed utterly frightful that invasive procedures like base canals and overpass deputy would be offered.”

Before visiting dental offices, Theresa underwent an

Article source: http://ca.news.yahoo.com/dentists-vary-widely-diagnosis-cost-cbc-marketplace-finds-004754750.html

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