What is a Crown and Why do I need one?

I get asked this question almost every time I tell a patient that they need a crown.  The word crown actually has 2 meanings in dentistry.  First, the crown of the tooth is that part of the tooth that is visible in the mouth and is covered by enamel.  The second definition pertains to the […]

Maximizing your use of Dental Insurance to Save Money.

Dental insurance used properly can truly save you money.  In order to maximize your use of dental insurance, your really need to know what your dental coverage is.  You need to know yearly maximums for individuals and family;  you need to know the coverage percentages for the different types of dental procedures.  You need to […]

Knowing Your Dental Coverage Saves Money.

If you are fortunate enough to have dental insurance, understanding your coverage and benefits will save you money.  Each primary policy holder should receive a booklet outlining your dental benefits.  There are 7 things you need to know about your coverage to save money on your dental bill. 1)  Know what type of year your […]

Another Way to Keep Dental Costs Down

Having diagnosed dental work done as soon as possible will keep dental costs down and keep your smile healthy.

Regular Dental Check ups: the key to saving money at the Dentist Office.

The best way to keep dental costs down is by having regular 6 month dental check ups and cleanings.  Many people feel the by not going to the dentist that they are going to save money, but this is not true in most cases.  In the case of dental cost, an ounce of prevention is […]