Category: Dental Insurance

Various financial products and services are available to help consumers make the costs of dental care more affordable. Examples include:

– PPO dental insurance
– A dental health maintenance organization, or DHMO
– Discount dental plans or cards

You can learn about all of these topics in this section of our blog.


Turns Out Your Dentist Can Detect More Than Just Oral Health Problems

May 22nd, 2017 by

The observations your dentist makes during a dental exam aren’t just limited to oral hygiene. Certain oral health problems can actually be early signs of increasingly dire conditions. These may effect your entire body, even conditions you didn’t know you […]


Healthy Smiles and Photographs

May 2nd, 2017 by

With the rise of social media, our smiles have grown more important than ever. Access to high-resolution cameras on phones or tablets mean self-portraits have become the social currency of our times. These developments have certainly made it quicker and easier […]


Water Picks Versus Flossing

February 2nd, 2017 by

If you suffer from gingivitis, tooth decay, or simply want to prevent dental problems from occurring later, you might be looking for new ways to improve your oral health. The American Dental Association recommends using floss to remove plaque from […]


Oral Health: What Does It Encompass?

January 13th, 2017 by

The Wide World of Oral Health We often think of oral health as being synonymous with dental health, but our mouth consists of much more than teeth; we have the gums, tongue, and jaw to worry about as well. If you […]


How A Mouth Guard Protects Teeth

December 13th, 2016 by

Boxing and mixed martial arts are fun sports that provide a lot of enjoyment to the participants and spectators. But if you engage in one of these sports, it’s vital you take the proper steps to protect yourself from unneeded risks. Otherwise, […]


Does A Turkey Have Teeth? Why Turkey Day?

November 23rd, 2016 by

Turkeys are certainly attractive birds, but they don’t have teeth. In fact, virtually all birds lack pearly whites. That tidbit begs the question: How do turkeys eat? Fowl Digestion When it’s mealtime, a turkey’s beak scoops up some delicious blades […]


Benefits of Regular Dental Visits

October 25th, 2016 by

You’ve probably already heard that you should go to the dentist regularly to maintain good oral health. A reliable rule of thumb is to go twice per year. However, you may not have been told about the full benefits of […]


Dental Plan Basics: Knowing Which Plan to Choose

October 4th, 2016 by

Which Dental Plan Do You Need? For most consumers in the United States, dental insurance is an integral part of a well-balanced health care plan. Dental plans usually rank second only to medical insurance. But with all the dental plans […]


The Importance of Having A Vision Plan

July 6th, 2016 by

A study conducted by the Vision Council in 2013 found that an eye care plan is one of the most commonly requested employee benefits. Life insurance policies and other types of coverage can help individuals after mishaps. However, vision insurance […]


5 Reasons Why You Need Dental Insurance

May 2nd, 2016 by

Regular dental care is essential to overall health. In fact, a healthy mouth is often a good sign of a healthy body. Dental insurance can help your teeth and gums — and more — healthy for life. 1. Dental Insurance […]