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

Why Sealants Should Be Your Best Friend

Dental Health First, what is a Sealant? Sealants are plastic coatings applied to the chewing surface of the permanent back teeth (molars and premolars). This treatment process helps to protect them from the tendency to build up food residue and … Read More

Use It Or Lose It! Maximize Your Dental Insurance Benefits!

Dental Insurance Don’t Let Your Insurance Benefits Go To Waste. Use Em’ or Lose Em’! Dental insurance benefits can be difficult to navigate. Co-pays, deductibles, limits… You might wonder, “What does it all mean? How can I maximize my benefits? … Read More

Dental Benefits 102

Dental Insurance Whether you are one of the 60% of Americans that has dental insurance coverage or not, understanding a few of these key terms may help you be informed about some common terms.   Terms you didn’t know you … Read More

Don’t Feel Lost About Dental Insurance – Let Us Be Your Guide

Dental Insurance Dental Insurance can be an intimidating world to try to navigate through, trust us, we know… We make it our business to provide dental services to individuals on a daily basis, and still struggle with managing the ins-and-outs … Read More

Necessary v. Covered (Dental) Procedures – The Truth You Might Not Know

Dental Insurance Covered Dental Procedures – basically anything that falls within your plan’s scope of coverage. You may have a really simple plan that only ‘covers’ preventative services (e.g. 1 cleaning and 1 exam, plus 4 bitewing x-rays per year). … Read More

Just How Bad Is Soda For Your Teeth?

Dental Health We live in an era where you are just as likely to see someone sipping on a carbonated soda as water. Readily available everywhere, available in so many flavors, dirt cheap, and packed full of acid and sugar … Read More

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