Just like your family doctor, your dentist may work with dental specialists to provide you with the best care possible.Learn more »
Prevent problems early. Your child's first dental visit should occur by age one or within six months of when you see the first tooth.Learn more »
Dental care during pregnancy is not only safe, regular dental visits support your health and your baby's.Learn more »
Most dental disease is preventable—starting with these five steps to take at home.Learn more »
Clenching or grinding your teeth (often at night) may be the reason and can also cause damage to your teeth and jaw.Learn more »
Your dentist may recommend a number of treatment options to replace missing teeth, such as a denture.Learn more »
A dental plan can help you cover some of the costs of you and your family's dental care. However, it is important to understand that your dental plan may not cover all of your treatment needs.
For the most part, dental plans are purchased by your employer as part of a group benefits plan. The treatment and services covered and the percentage of coverage can vary widely based on the plan purchased.
It's important to understand what your dental plan covers and what costs you will be responsible for. Ensure you have this information available and confirm any changes before you visit the dentist. Ask your employer for a plan booklet. In particular, be aware of:
Also review the Frequently Asked Questions: Dental Plans.