Category Archives: Preventive

use insurance benefits to save money on dental care

Be Sure to Use Your Dental Benefits Every Year

use insurance benefits to save money on dental careIf you have dental insurance, your insurance company provides you with a certain dental benefits each year. In case you’re not very familiar with insurance vocabulary, you can think of an insurance benefit as a dental service that the insurance company pays all or most of the cost of. Most dental plans cover the most common preventive services at 100%, meaning the insurance company pays 100% of the cost & you pay nothing.  But you should know, if you don’t use these benefits each year, they’re gone forever! Continue reading Be Sure to Use Your Dental Benefits Every Year

how often to replace your toothbrush

How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush?

how often to replace your toothbrushWe’ve all heard that the pen is mightier than the sword. You might also say that the toothbrush is mightier than the drill! That’s because if you wield your toothbrush properly, it’s a very powerful weapon against tooth decay & gum disease. But like any tool, if you want it to work best, you need to take care of it. That’s why you need to replace your toothbrush frequently to maintain proper oral hygiene! Continue reading How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush?

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We Respect the Schedules of Our Working Patients

convenient teeth cleaning appointments for working patientsWe know the majority of our patients work during the middle of the day. You may not work 9 to 5 exactly (maybe you work 8 to 4) but chances are that in the middle of the day, your employer or clients expect you to be at work or available. That’s why we do our best to offer teeth cleaning appointments that fit your work schedule. Continue reading We Respect the Schedules of Our Working Patients

Low Sugar Dessert Recipes to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

As the dental health professionals in charge of keeping your smile healthy, we want to do everything we can to keep potential health threats away from your teeth. We all know that sugar can cause major problems when it comes to oral health, particularly tooth decay. That being said, we know it’s unrealistic to tell you to stay away from sugar all together. Still, we want to give you the best opportunities to take good care of your teeth, so here are a few yummy low sugar dessert recipes you can use to satisfy your sweet tooth without overdoing it on sugar! Continue reading Low Sugar Dessert Recipes to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth