When there are problems with the mouth, jaw, or face, the oral surgery is an essential treatment to fix these issues. Unfortunately, some patients are hesitant to have these treatments because they are worried about the cost of oral surgery. Even though there is a cost associated with dental surgery, it’s worth the expense to […]
How Much Does a Dental Check Up Cost?
Are you overdue for a dental check-up? If you have good dental health overall, then most dentists recommend a dental check up and cleaning twice a year. For patients with specific dental concerns that need to be monitored, such as moderate or serious gum disease, then it might be necessary to schedule dental exams more […]
6 Surprising Facts About Teeth & Dental Health
Teeth are not only functionally necessary so you can eat and talk, but a charming smile has an undeniable impact on your overall appearance. The more you know about your teeth, the easier it is to stay motivated with your oral health habits so you can maintain healthy teeth that last a lifetime. How often […]
What is Restorative Dentistry?
The dental industry offers a full range of services to not only protect dental health, but also ensure the function of your teeth and gums. When you schedule an appointment with a dentist, not only do we look at general dentistry services, but there is also an opportunity to talk to our team about restorative […]
Happy Holidays! Don’t Forget to Maximize Your Insurance Benefits Before the End of the Year
As the end of the year approaches, make sure you are taking advantage of your dental insurance benefits for 2022. If you have any remaining benefits, keep in mind that they will expire on December 31, 2022 because the insurance coverage resets starting on January 1, 2023. Here are a few things you need to […]
Thanksgiving Reflections: Gratitude for Modern Technology That Has Improved Dental Health
It’s amazing to see how much the dental industry has transformed over the years. As you are reflecting on gratitude during this Thanksgiving season, consider how much your dental health benefits because of access to these modern treatments. There’s no doubt that technology makes it possible for people of all ages to enjoy healthier, more […]
Tips from a Dentist: How to Handle Different Types of Dental Emergencies
When a dental emergency happens, the timing of your treatment matters: the faster you visit an emergency dentist, the more you can avoid complications. It can be a frightening experience to have any type of dental emergency, which is why you need to know how to handle different kinds of situations that might occur. There […]
Gum Health 101: Periodontal Treatments for a Healthy Smile
When patients are discussing good oral hygiene, the focus is often on regular brushing habits to minimize the risk of decay and cavities. But don’t overlook the importance of gum health as well. Brushing your teeth can have a positive impact on reducing the risk of gum disease. Additionally, every person should be proactive about […]
Dental Pain: When Should You Call a Dentist?
There is truly nothing worse than a bad toothache. It seems you can’t think about anything else! The trouble is, you don’t know if it’s something that will get better or worse, and it can strike at any time – while you’re at home or on vacation far from any dentist you know. So how […]
Dental Emergencies: What to Do Next
Do you know what to do if a dental emergency happens? Whether you have a toothache or your child receives an injury to their mouth on the sports field, it’s important to talk to an emergency dentist without delay. Not all dental issues are emergencies. But there are many situations that merit immediate treatment. When […]
Use It or Lose It: Do You Have 2021 Dental Insurance Benefits to Use?
You know how it works. The summer comes to an end, kids go back to school and the busiest time of year has suddenly arrived without you even realizing it. During this exciting rush of events and other demands on your time, it’s easy to forget about using the year’s dental insurance benefits before the […]
Digital iTero Scans: Everything You Need to Know
Using modern technology in our office is a way that we can deliver higher quality services and results for our patients. At myDental, we are committed to providing the best technology so you can have confidence in the quality services you are receiving. This is the third article in our blog post series about dental […]