Carlos Boudet, DDS, DICOI

Dr. Boudet is a graduate of the Medical College of Virginia. After graduating with a DDS degree in 1980, he became a commissioned officer for the United States Public Health Service. When his tour of duty ended in 1982 he received an award for outstanding service. He was asked to serve as Dental Director for Florida Community Heath Centers, supervise the operation of four dental clinics around lake Okeechobee. He established his dental practice in West Palm Beach in 1983 and has been in the same location for 30 years. He is a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, a member of the Central Palm Beach County Dental Society and a chairman of the Advanced Crown and Bridge course of the Atlantic Coast Dental Research Clinic. His articles on prosthodontics and implants have been published in several popular dental magazines.

My gums were burned using a strong bleaching agent, what can I do?

Question: My gums were burned using a strong bleaching agent, I sent you my pictures, can you tell me what my options are? Answer: Dear Anonymous: From the fotos you sent me I can tell that you already had lost some bone and the gums had receded (the crown on your upper left lateral looked longer than normal in the picture of your teeth before the damage. What exactly did…

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I Am Loosing All My Teeth, Are Implants My Best Option?

Question: I have very few teeth left and I am loosing all my teeth. Are Implants my Best option? What are my options? Answer: Ok, I will try to explain all your options, from the simplest and least expensive, to the more expensive and comfortable option. Complete Dentures – You can get complete dentures, but this option is the least desireable by todays standards, since it limits the kind of…

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Fistula after retreatment of molar. Root cracked? Do I need an implant?

Question from Anonymous: I had a root canal retreatment on tooth #3. About 2-3 weeks after that, a bump developed  on the gum above the treated tooth (there was no bump  pre-op). The endodontist suspects the MB root is cracked and suggests  root amputation. But he said there is chance it is not cracked and only  apicoectomy will be needed. There is deep pocket on the gum in question,  therefore…

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