What are ‘Usual and Customary’ charges?

2018-06-01T15:41:34+00:00

These are terms used to describe the amounts the insurance companies make up as charges for a specific procedure.  These rarely reflect true numbers.  Unfortunately, these numbers make it seem [...]

What are ‘Usual and Customary’ charges? 2018-06-01T15:41:34+00:00

What are ‘Services not covered by insurance?’

2018-06-01T15:43:29+00:00

Each policy is different.  Some procedures may or may not be covered.  Some may be covered at a lower percentage than others. To be sure of your coverage, feel free [...]

What are ‘Services not covered by insurance?’ 2018-06-01T15:43:29+00:00

Is an HMO the same as insurance?

2018-06-01T15:48:53+00:00

An HMO is not insurance and we do not take any HMOs.  Many of the state assistance programs fall into this category.  If in doubt, call your insurance company directly. [...]

Is an HMO the same as insurance? 2018-06-01T15:48:53+00:00

Are Discount Programs the same as insurance?

2018-06-01T15:49:03+00:00

A discount program is not insurance.  You must go to a dentist on their list.  These are the types you see advertised on a telephone pole.

Are Discount Programs the same as insurance? 2018-06-01T15:49:03+00:00

Is Dental Insurance worth the premiums?

2018-06-01T15:49:34+00:00

The real determining factor is your mouth!  If you are cavity prone or like to chew ice, popcorn, or hard candy, then it is probably worth it.  If you are [...]

Is Dental Insurance worth the premiums? 2018-06-01T15:49:34+00:00