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VR Improves Dental Experiences, Research Shows

A growing number of dentists are finding that VR improves dental experiences for patients. Virtual reality (VR) is technology that transports users into a “virtual world.”  According to recent projections, its use in health care could grow into a $5+ […]

Supplemental Dental Insurance

When you buy a major medical insurance policy, dental insurance is usually not included. Typically, you have to purchase a supplemental dental insurance plan separately. Have you ever wondered, though, if you could have more than one dental plan? The answer is, “Yes, you can.” […]

Dental Insurance for Seniors

According to the US Census, 24% of the US population will be 65 or older by the year 2060. As Americans age, more people are asking about dental insurance for seniors. That should be no surprise. Older Americans have seen […]

Dental Insurance Quotes

Did you know that you could buy your own dental insurance whenever you want to? It’s true! Wondering what’s the best way to start your search? It’s easy. Get some dental insurance quotes. Everything you need to get started with […]

Dental Insurance Companies: An Overview

Dental insurance companies, or “carriers,” make up most of the dental insurance industry. The nearly 1,500 businesses in this industry earned nearly $75 billion in revenue during a recent period. In addition, the industry employs nearly 82,000 people. Dental insurance is […]

Discount Dental Plans: Could One Help You?

Discount dental plans (DDPs) are not the same as dental insurance. They’re a common type of plan that can help lower the costs of dental work. People with no dental insurance often turn to a discount dental plan for help. […]

Orthodontics and Orthodontia – A Brief Overview

Orthodontia is the field of dentistry that focuses on teeth and jaw abnormalities. Orthodontics refers to the devices, such as braces. Specialists use these to help address teeth and jaw related issues. Orthodontists are the specialists who work in this […]

Best Individual Dental Insurance Plans

The search for the best individual dental insurance plans can seem like one of the great adventures of life in the twenty-first century. Ask any number of people, “what are the best individual dental insurance plans,” and you’re sure to […]

Free Dental Care and Low-Cost Options: Where to Look

According to the American Dental Association, the main barriers to dental care are not related to the availability of dental care resources. They are financial. That is, the majority of people who are not getting the dental care they need […]

Dental Care Products: An Overview – Part 3

[Editor’s Note: This article is part three of a three part series on dental care products. Don’t miss part one and part two!] Some age-old dental care products attain the status of classics: the toothbrush, toothpaste and mouthwash, for instance. […]