Dental Benefits 101

Dental Insurance Understanding your dental benefits can be tricky. Only 5 in 10 U.S. Adults can accurately identify common insurance terms. Here’s a breakdown of some information to help you understand the basics.   WHAT: Dental Insurance – Dental insurance pays a … Read More

3 Dental Misconceptions Addressed

Dental Health 101   Flossing and Mouthwash Q: Should I floss before or after brushing? (Is it the same for using mouthwash?) A: We are happy to hear anytime a patient is working flossing into their oral hygiene habits! Frankly, … Read More

In Network vs. Out of Network – What’s the Difference Anyway?

Dental Insurance 101 Can I Choose My Dentist? In recent years insurance companies both medical and dental, have made us all feel a little trapped. Premiums get paid every month for insurance coverage, whether by you or your employer. They … Read More

Don’t Let Anxiety Keep You From A Great Smile

Dental Health Overcome Anxiety So You Can Have a Smile You Love. Truth: Going to the dentist can cause us anxiety. But, why? Is it the looming fear that something bad is going to happen with our teeth? Is it … Read More

3 Pieces of Dental Insurance Advice

Dental Insurance What can you do with your dental insurance? If you have a dental insurance plan, then you may want to consider these 3 helpful tips.   Are you on a Calendar Benefit or Rolling Year Coverage plan? Many … Read More

Dental Talk Translated – What Does It Mean When Your Dentist Says…

Dental Health You are sitting in the chair at your dental appointment and hear one of us start spitting out a bunch of letters and numbers “MO on 5..” or “additional PA on 22.” Are you feeling confused yet? You … Read More

How to Care for Your Kiddo’s Teeth

Dental Health 101   Good dental hygiene habits begin before your kiddo’s first tooth arrives. Wipe your baby’s gums with a soft cloth after feedings to avoid bacteria buildup. Once teeth appear, use a soft toothbrush twice a day. When … Read More

The Cost of Delaying Dental Care

Dental Health & Insurance 101   1 in 3 Americans admits to delaying dental care due to their current financial situation. Oddly, most people also know that delaying care will cost them more in the long run. Even knowing that … Read More

An Ounce Of Prevention Is Worth A Pound Of Cure

Dental Health   Fast Dental Facts 5 out of 10 – The number of adults in the United States that can’t accurately identify common dental insurance terms. 6.5 years – The number of years you add to your life by … Read More

Don’t Let Your Insurance Plan Choose Your Dentist!

Dental Insurance 101   What are the top 3 factors you consider when selecting your dentist? 1) Trust/Comfort 2) Insurance/Affordability 3) Location/Atmosphere   Insurance is one small component of the aggregate factors most important to YOU. So, why do we … Read More