Insurance Plan Dentists: Choosing a Dentist

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Many patients look for a dentist on their insurance plan. Patients are looking to decrease their out-of-pocket expenses. This makes sense. However, when you are choosing a dental office with a "cute" … [Read more...]

What Dentists are on My Dental Plan?

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Dental insurance plans are helpful in paying for dental care. Many patients want to find a dentist within the dental plan network to "save money." This does sound reasonable enough, right? Over 20 … [Read more...]

About Your In-Network Providers: the Rest of the Story

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Many patients have dental insurance with in-network benefits. I realize patients want to save money and take advantage of their in-network benefits. However, there are some things patients may not … [Read more...]

Selecting a Dentist

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Many patients feel compelled to find a dentist within their dental plan. That seems to make sense, certainly. Many patients have a dental plan, and they want to take advantage of a "benefit" offered … [Read more...]

The Latest Emerging Dental Trend

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Some people often ask, "What is the latest emerging dental trend?" There is much changing in dentistry. In dentistry, trends do not necessarily occur yearly; it is slower than that, for differing … [Read more...]

What is a DMO, a Dental Maintenance Organization?

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Over the past several years, more companies are signing on with dental maintenance organizations (DMOs) in order to save on their dental insurance costs. We see cost saving measures being taken in … [Read more...]

Managed Dental Care

Many patients and prospective patients ask about managed dental care. They feel "forced" to select a listed dental provider or "preferred" provider. They may feel comfort in that the plan is … [Read more...]

I Want Just One, the Same Dentist!

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Certainly things have changed in the way that medical and dental care are delivered. In the name of cost containment and accessibility, the dignity and respect for the individual patient is getting … [Read more...]

The Advantages of Our Intra-Oral Camera and Its Images

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Since about 1994 we have had the ability to take intra-oral images. Since then we have been able to add software packages and enhanced communications with insurance carriers. With all this, we have … [Read more...]

Needing Dental Work Prior to the Year’s End?

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November is coming this week and it will be holiday season as soon as we all know it. Some of us may have been delaying dental work during the year for multiple reasons; so, now is the time to get … [Read more...]