Dr. Dr. Chan Cheong, Dentist

Dr. Dr. Chan Cheong

Dentist | Prosthodontics

188 Longwood Ave Boston MA, 02115

About

Dr. Chan Cheong is a prosthodontist practicing in Boston, MA. Dr. Cheong specializes in the restoration and replacement of teeth. Prosthodontists maintain oral function, comfort and the appearance and health either with the natural teeth or the replacement of missing ones with maxillofacial tissues and artificial substances.

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Dr. Dr. Chan Cheong's Expert Contributions
  • What are the treatment options for a cracked tooth?

    Treatment options for a cracked tooth can be very tricky because crack itself does not show up on x-ray films. If it shows on the film, then it's a fracture, not a crack. ADA recommends a cracked tooth to have a temporary crown first to hold tooth together and prevent from flexing. If symptoms persist even after a temporary crown, then unfortunately tooth will need a root canal treatment. Root canal treatment still does NOT heal already cracked tooth, rather it takes symptoms away. If symptoms are gone after root canal treatment, then you can proceed with a permanent crown. If symptoms persists, then tooth needs to be extracted, and treatment needs to discussed with your provider how to restore a missing space. At the end of the day, especially with a cracked tooth syndrome, it all comes down to how much you value your tooth. You should further discuss it with your provider and come up with a long-term plan because as much as we wish/hope, unfortunately, nothing lasts forever. Best wishes READ MORE

  • How long does a wisdom tooth extraction take?

    It depends on patients and difficulty of extractions. Typically, patient is advised to rest day or two prior to going back to normal daily routine. If it's difficult extraction with/without complicated medical conditions, recovery time can be more than a week. Only your provider can tell you after extractions. Best wishes READ MORE

Areas of expertise and specialization

All ceramic crowns, Veneers, Implant, Denture, TMD/TMJ

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Lecturer and Clinic Instructor Harvard School of Dental Medicine 2016 - Present
  • Clinical Assistant Professor Boston University School of Dental Medicine 2014 - 2016

Dr. Dr. Chan Cheong's Practice location

Practice At 188 Longwood Ave

188 Longwood Ave -
Boston, MA 02115
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New patients: 617-432-1448, 617-432-1434
Fax: 617-432-3881

460 Foley Street -
Somerville, MA 02145
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New patients: 617-829-9000

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BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTERl

330 BROOKLINE AVENUE BOSTON MA 2215

Head northwest on Longwood Avenue 1299 ft
Turn right onto Brookline Avenue 608 ft
Turn right 329 ft
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BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITALl

75 FRANCIS STREET BOSTON MA 2115

Head northwest on Longwood Avenue 914 ft
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BOSTON CHILDREN'S HOSPITALl

300 LONGWOOD AVENUE BOSTON MA 2115

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CAMBRIDGE HEALTH ALLIANCEl

1493 CAMBRIDGE STREET CAMBRIDGE MA 2138

460 Foley St, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
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187 ft
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0.2 mi
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0.3 mi
Slight left toward Fellsway
207 ft
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479 ft
Slight right onto MA-28 S/FellswayContinue to follow MA-28 S
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427 ft
1493 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITALl

55 FRUIT STREET BOSTON MA 2114

460 Foley St, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
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187 ft
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0.2 mi
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436 ft
Turn right onto Mystic Ave
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Turn left onto the ramp to I-93 S
0.3 mi
Keep left at the fork, follow signs for I-93 S/Boston and merge onto I-93 S
0.6 mi
Take exit 26 for MA-3 N toward MA-28 S/Storrow Drive
1.6 mi
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Take the MA-3 N exit on the left toward Government Center/Kendall Square
171 ft
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177 ft
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0.1 mi
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459 ft
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135 ft
55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA

MASSACHUSETTS EYE AND EAR INFIRMARYl

243 CHARLES STREET BOSTON MA 2114

460 Foley St, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
Head west on Foley St toward Assembly Row
187 ft
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0.2 mi
Turn left onto Middlesex Ave
436 ft
Turn right onto Mystic Ave
0.1 mi
Turn left onto the ramp to I-93 S
0.3 mi
Keep left at the fork, follow signs for I-93 S/Boston and merge onto I-93 S
0.6 mi
Take exit 26 for MA-3 N toward MA-28 S/Storrow Drive
1.6 mi
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0.3 mi
Take the MA-3 N exit on the left toward Government Center/Kendall Square
171 ft
Keep right
0.2 mi
Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Hospitals/Governmet Center
89 ft
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177 ft
Turn left onto Charles St/Pleasure RdContinue to follow Charles StDestination will be on the right
0.1 mi
243 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114, USA