1. Seeing a Specialist 101

    December 18, 2014

    Specialist 1011 300x200 Seeing a Specialist 101 Are you anxious your dentist will give you the dreaded referral slip at your next check-up? Well, don’t fear. Your dental benefits work with a specialist too. (more…)

  2. New Year = New Dental Benefits

    Annual Maximum1 300x200 New Year = New Dental Benefits

    Dental benefits might not be on the top of your holiday wish list, but there are plenty of reasons it should be!

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  3. Smile-Savvy Stocking Stuffers

    December 11, 2014

    Smileworthy Stocking Stuffers1 300x200 Smile Savvy Stocking Stuffers Much like jolly Mr. Claus and a sprig of mistletoe, hanging stockings by the fireplace is a beloved holiday tradition enjoyed all over the world.

    Has the winter weather given you a brain freeze? Here are some smile-inspired stocking stuffers – perfect for season’s greetings grins! (more…)

  4. Prepare your Teeth for Holiday Travel

    December 9, 2014

    close up mans mouth 300x159 Prepare your Teeth for Holiday Travel Winter break is here! Kids get a much-needed vacay from school, while parents perfect holiday plans. And, like many families, those plans include a December trip.

    Whether you’re traveling locally to ski the Sundown Mountain slopes, or flying to a more tropical destination, your vacation should be a time filled with relaxation and memorable experiences.

    We all know it’s important to be organized before a big trip, but are your teeth prepared? To maximize holiday travel happiness and minimize Frosty the Snowman-sized meltdowns, follow our traveling teeth checklist: (more…)

  5. Dental Technology: The Past, Present & Future

    December 4, 2014

    Dental Technology1 Dental Technology: The Past, Present & Future The first nylon bristle toothbrush was put on the market less than  That means people were driving cars before they were using an effective toothbrush. The horror!

    Fortunately, dentistry has come a long way in the last century. New technology allows dentists to treat patients faster and more effectively. Let’s take a look at some recent developments. (more…)

  6. Deck the Halls with Homemade Treasures: DIY Holiday Gifts for All

    December 2, 2014

    Make A Gift Day1 Deck the Halls with Homemade Treasures: DIY Holiday Gifts for All

    December is here, and today is Make A Gift Day! Crafting can be therapeutic, so try channeling your holiday stress into a creative craft. Loved ones always enjoy presents filled with (your) presence. So, here are some dental-inspired DIYs for every person on your list.

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  7. Top 3 Reasons Your Teeth Love Turkey Day

    November 24, 2014

    Reasons Teeth Love Thanksgiving 300x199 Top 3 Reasons Your Teeth Love Turkey DayFamily, fellowship and food are just a few of the reasons why we love Thanksgiving. While the food may be flowing at the Turkey Day table, the smiles are too! Believe it or not, your teeth love Thanksgiving just as much as you. Here are the Top 3 Reasons Your Teeth Love Turkey Day: (more…)

  8. Turn Pregnancy Symptoms into a Smile

    November 20, 2014

    Pregnancy Symptoms into a Smile Horizontal 300x249 Turn Pregnancy Symptoms into a SmileDid you just find out you’re pregnant? If so, congratulations on your bouncing baby to be! If you’re still trying, this month may be the time for you. According to a recent study conducted by the CDC, November is the month of the year women are most likely to get pregnant. (more…)

  9. Using Dental Benefits Out of State: A Go-To Guide

    November 18, 2014

    Dental Benefits Out of State 300x199 Using Dental Benefits Out of State: A Go To Guide Thanksgiving marks the unofficial start of the holiday season, as well as the busiest travel time of the year. If you’re one of the many Americans traveling to spend time with loved ones, you’re probably already in the planning mode. (more…)

  10. Happy #Grinsgiving!

    November 13, 2014

    Grinsgiving Blog Photo 01 300x72 Happy #Grinsgiving!Every year around turkey time, we’re asked, “What are you thankful for?” There are plenty of reasons to give thanks, but we want to know what makes you smile this Thanksgiving season. Is there a family tradition that makes you grin? What about a delicious dish?  (more…)

  11. Something to Smile About: The Positives of Perfect Posture

    November 11, 2014

    Benefits of Perfect Posture 300x199 Something to Smile About: The Positives of Perfect PostureSlouchy may be a good look for boots and boyfriend jeans, but it’s not a good look for your posture. Standing or sitting in the right position affects more than your looks – it can impact your body and smile. (more…)

  12. Get A Closer Look for X-Ray Day [INFOGRAPHIC]

    November 6, 2014

    X Ray Day Infographic 01 384x1024 Get A Closer Look for X Ray Day [INFOGRAPHIC]

    On November 8th, we celebrate the anniversary X-ray’s discovery, also known as X-Ray Day. (more…)