Do I really need my teeth cleaned twice each year?

My insurance only covers cleaning once a year now.  Do I really need to come in twice a year? The short answer is: “Only if you want to keep your teeth”. The thought process usually goes something like this… “I skipped two cleanings.  When I went back, I didn’t have ANY cavities!  Maybe I only… Continue reading

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Why doesn’t my insurance go as far as it used to?

Q. Dental care is so expensive!  Dental insurance used to go so much further.  Now, it barely seems to cover my cleanings and a few fillings each year!  Why does dentistry have to cost so much? A. It is an increasingly complicated situation….below are only a few ways that insurance has affected the affordability of… Continue reading

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