Delta Dental of Minnesota Blog

Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month!

February 3rd, 2016

Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month!

Though big holidays and celebrations like Valentine’s Day and President’s Day occur in the month of February, one of the most important events goes on all month long: National Children’s Health Month.

January 26th, 2016

Why go PPO?

With a plethora of research and cost comparisons at their fingertips, today’s consumers and employers are savvier than ever. They’re crunching the numbers, and they know the Delta Dental PPOSM network provides them with savings and value that no other network can:

January 7th, 2016

Make a plan to use your dental benefits in the New Year

It’s January, a time for making resolutions and looking ahead at what’s in store for 2016. This year, make a plan for how your family will most effectively use its dental benefits. Remember – if you don’t use them, you lose them.

December 10th, 2015

Here comes Santa Claus!

‘Tis the season and it’s good to be Santa Claus. A new nationwide poll, out today, finds Santa ahead in the polls with a key constituency, 6-12 year olds, and barely outpacing the Tooth Fairy.

November 17th, 2015

Delta Dental’s networks: What’s the difference?

When you need dental care, choosing an in-network dentist is always a good idea. That’s because network dentists have agreed to offer reduced fees and abide by our policies – and have met industry standards for care, safety and cleanliness.

October 28th, 2015

Keeping your teeth healthy this Halloween!

If current trends hold, there could be some good news on the horizon for kids across the United States this Halloween.

September 22nd, 2015

Oral health & pregnancy: What to expect when you’re expecting

You have so much to think about while pregnant, but don’t overlook your oral health, which can be affected during pregnancy. Pregnancy causes hormonal changes that increase the risk of developing gum disease, which can affect your health and the health of your baby. It is very important to schedule an appointment with your dentist to discuss pregnancy-related dental changes you may experience.

September 9th, 2015

Dangers of chewing tobacco

Whether you call it smokeless tobacco, spit tobacco, chew, snuff, pinch or dip, all kinds of chewing tobacco are more harmful and addictive than you think. While evidence shows that smokeless tobacco may be less dangerous than cigarettes, long-term use of chewing tobacco can cause serious health problems. There’s no safe level of tobacco use.

September 2nd, 2015

Prepare your teeth for the Minnesota State Fair

Summer may be ending but Minnesotan’s definitely have something to be excited about, The Minnesota State Fair! The Great Minnesota Get Together is the perfect way to finish up the summer before school starts and schedules start to fill back up.

August 26th, 2015

Why visit an in-network dentist?

At Delta Dental of Minnesota, we’re proud to offer our members both Delta Dental PPO and Delta Dental Premier® Networks. No other carrier comes close to the size of our networks, and accordingly, no other carrier can offer members the same amount of value and cost savings.

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