Entries by thedentistsonbluemound

End Of Year Insurance Benefits

As we near the end of your insurance year, we wanted to remind you to take advantage of any unused dental benefits. Every year you receive a maximum amount from your dental insurance company, and in most cases the unused portion of this amount is lost when the new insurance year starts. These are benefits you have […]

THE INS AND OUTS OF DENTAL INSURANCE

THE INS AND OUTS OF DENTAL INSURANCE   Dental insurance gets more confusing every year, even for those of us who work with it every day!  Approximately 65% of employers offer some type of dental insurance coverage.   There are also several companies that offer individual dental insurance plans.   We are here to help you understand […]

Dental Implants

Think of dental implants as artificial tooth roots, similar in shape to screws. When dental implants are placed in your jawbone, they bond with your natural bone. They become a sturdy base for supporting one or more artificial teeth, called crowns. A connector – known as an abutment – is placed on top of the […]

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Is Sparkling Water Bad for My Teeth?

Is the satisfying fizz of your favorite sparkling water putting you at risk for tooth decay? Because any drink with carbonation—including sparkling water—has a higher acid level, some reports have questioned whether sipping sparkling water will weaken your tooth enamel (the hard outer shell of your teeth where cavities first form). So, Is Sparkling Water […]

19 Days To Go…

The excitement continues to build as we near the opening date for our new office!  We appear to still be on track to see our first patients in our new space on Monday July 2nd.   Stay tuned for information on our upcoming Open House!

Dental Insurance

October brings with it beautiful fall weather as well as insurance open enrollment options. If you are fortunate enough to have an employer based dental insurance plan, reviewing and making sense of these options can often be overwhelming. We are here to help clarify your insurance decisions. The most important thing to be aware of […]