Dental Fees

Categories: Dental Insurance

Fortunately, in these times, a lot of patients have dental insurance. Insurance is, on the face of it, a good thing. It minimizes out-of-pocket expenses for treatment and encourages people to keep up with the care they need. But most dental plans do not pay 100%. There simply is no perfect insurance plan. Part of […]

Dental Fear? Relaxation Dentistry May Be the Answer

Most people are well aware of the value of dental care, but cannot bring themselves to get into their dentist’s office and climb into the chair. The reason: fear. Dental anxiety, unfortunately, is sometimes a shared family experience. Whether it’s just a bout of sweaty palms or acute anxiety, the fears and attitudes of parents […]

Find A Dentist To Help You Answer Why I Have A Toothache

Categories: General Dentistry

There are many causes of toothache and pain in the area of the mouth. When experiencing pain and/or swelling, it is important to see your dentist to have the area evaluated. The pain and/or swelling is most often related to a disease process that originates within a particular tooth. The pulpal tissue within the tooth […]

Choosing Family Dental Insurance For Your Child

Categories: Dental Insurance

I’m sure you’ve noticed that you and your child are two distinct people with entirely different needs, including dental health needs. When employers label children as dependents, however, they often see them as extensions of their parents. That means when it comes to awarding family dental benefits, you must be on the same policy. It’s […]

Use ‘Em or Lose ‘Em: Take Advantage of Dental Coverage

Categories: Dental Insurance

Yearly Maximums. Dental insurance plans put a maximum on the amount of money they’re willing to pay for your dental coverage. Maximums vary from one company or policy to the next, but typically fall around $1000. Sounds like a lot of money, doesn’t it? Insurance companies consider this amount to be a good investment. Allowing […]

Selecting An Affordable Dental Plan for Your Family

Categories: Dental Insurance

What is the best and most affordable family dental insurance plan for me? Finding a dentist and an affordable dental plan can be a confusing experience. Although there is no one “best” affordable dental plan, there are some plans that will be better than others for you and your family’s dental insurance plan needs. We […]

Managed Dental Plans

Categories: Dental Insurance

“Managed” dental care is a great idea. However, many dentists strongly feel that it should be “managed” by their patients, for their benefit – instead of by a dental insurance company for its benefit. If you are covered by a dental insurance plan, and if your employer offers you a range of different programs, the […]