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March 14th, 2018

Dental insurance explained

So, it’s time to enroll in your benefits and you’re wondering, “Do I really need dental insurance? What does it cover and how does it work?” Let’s get your insurance knowledge up to speed and talk about why dental insurance is important for you.

August 3rd, 2017

How to choose the best mouthwash for you

While mouth rinse has been around in some form for thousands of years, the number of options available for purchase has increased from 15 to over 100 in the last 50 years alone.

July 11th, 2017

Now that my treatment is complete, what happens to my payment?

The pathway for dental claims can be complicated and intricate. Wondering what happens to your claim after you pay for a dental treatment? Take a peek behind the curtain

June 28th, 2017

Don’t forget the sunscreen for your sun-kissed lips!

Lips do not have melanin, making them very susceptible to damage by UV rays, which can cause lip cancer. Everyone – of all genders and ages – should include lip protectant when they’re getting ready for time in the sun.

May 16th, 2017

A guide to toothbrushes

Which is the right brush for you? How about for your kids? Some ideas to keep in mind when selecting your next brush.

March 24th, 2017

Oral health and overall health: The connection

The health of our teeth, gums and mouth are all connected to the health of the rest of our bodies. Dentists cand catch oral health problems early, before they potentially become painful or costly – and they can check for early signs and symptoms that may be linked to certain health conditions.

January 17th, 2017

Dental fillings: An abbreviated history

Composite and Amalgam are standard fillings these days, but centuries ago, dentist had to get a little more creative when treating tooth decay.

December 12th, 2016

Three easy tips to protect against tooth decay when you’re sipping on that cup of holiday cheer

While you or your kids are enjoying this holiday season, try to keep in mind just how much sugar is in those holiday drinks (even Santa’s glass of milk!) – and remember these three easy tips to protect against tooth decay this holiday season:

November 24th, 2016

It’s National Flossing Day!

November 25 isn’t just Black Friday, it’s also National Flossing Day! What better way to celebrate than to give your kids a little refresher on the best way to floss?