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Which Benefit Plan is not like the Other? The Differences Between Medical and Dental Coverage 

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in Dental Care | 0 comments

  Comparing Medical & Dental Insurance Benefits   Tomato, tomahto. Potato, potahto. Medical, dental. What’s the difference? Should we just call the whole thing off? The truth is, dentists and doctors care for you in different ways, and dental and medical plans are designed to work differently. Medical Benefits   FOCUS: Unexpected Care Medical insurance focuses more on covering consequences of injury and illness after they happen. And because...

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More No Good Dental Health Myths

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Dental Care |

  In our first installment exploring some of the most common dental health myths, we examined how tooth pain and dental x-rays are two myths to be busted. Part two of this series identifies a couple more myths we need to dispel, much to the detriment of our dental health.   Dental Health Myth #3: Bleeding Gums Are Completely Normal Bleeding gums is often times one of the first noticeable signs of gum disease, which left untreated can progress...

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4 No Good Dental Health Myths

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 in Dental Care |

We are all guilty of believing one too many tall tales, but when we let dental health myths start effecting our teeth and gums, it could also negatively impact our overall health. Let’s identify and discuss some of the most common dental health myths circulating around, then put them to bed once and for all.   Midtown Manhattan Dentist Shares Some of the Biggest Dental Health Myths This is by no means meant to be a complete list of dental...

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Overcoming Dental Fears and Anxiety

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Dental Care |

By Elizabeth Mahadeo RDH As a Registered Dental Hygienist and empathetic person, I urge you to communicate to your dental healthcare provider what it is that makes you anxious and fearful about your dental visit. I want you to know, even though I loved my dental appointments growing up, I do understand not everyone had a lovely dental office to visit. I, along with my fellow dental healthcare professionals, am compassionate to this and will try...

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Another Reason To Smile In June…

Posted by on Jun 4, 2014 in Smile! | 0 comments

June Is National Smile Month Smiles are free, they’re contagious, relieve stress, boost our immune systems, and smiling considered is a universal sign of happiness. As if we need another reason to smile more? Along with ringing in Summer, schools letting out – there’s a reason for several million smiles across the country right there – June also brings us another dental-centric month-long celebration of…wait for it…National Smile Month!...

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