Do you have dental insurance? Are you using it as you should? Has it been years since your last dentist’s appointment? If you are paying a monthly premium for a plan you only use when a serious toothache or dental emergency occurs, you may be surprised to learn that you are actually losing a lot of money each year. Because your insurance benefits don’t roll over, any unused money provided to you by your insurance company is returned to them. As a result, you’re likely left with worsening oral health and less money in the bank. If you want to avoid this pitfall moving forward, hear from a dentist who explains how regular visits can keep more of your hard-earned dollars in your pocket.(more…)
Archway Dental Blog
October 8, 2020
August 27, 2020
After a long day of attending meetings, racing against deadlines, and sitting in traffic, you’ve finally made it home. Before starting your nightly routine, you throw together one of your favorite meals to unwind. Within the hour, you are sitting down at your table with a delicious glass of wine and an aroma that is slowly filling your entire home. It’s nearly picturesque, until you take your first bite and feel a sudden surge of pain stemming from your mouth.
Whether it is a dull, consistent discomfort or sharp, stabbing pain, a toothache is designed to signal that something is wrong. Instead of ignoring it, schedule an urgent appointment with your dentist and use the below at-home remedies in the meantime!(more…)
July 7, 2020
Dental crowns are durable tooth-shaped caps that are custom-made to fit snugly over the top of a tooth to improve its strength and appearance. This common restoration is an excellent, long-lasting solution for teeth that are broken, misshapen, weak, or stained. However, with such a wide variety of uses, it can be difficult to predict when one will need to be replaced. Here’s how long someone can expect a new dental crown to last, what influences its lifespan, and what someone can do to help it stay firmly in place for years to come.(more…)
November 14, 2019
Every year, millions of Americans lose billions of dollars in dental insurance benefits, often without even realizing it. This is because the majority of dental insurance plans operate a system of “use it or lose it,” meaning if you don’t utilize your benefits by the end of the year, they’re gone forever. Do you want to save money and keep your mouth healthy? Then continue reading to learn how to maximize your benefits with a dentist in Frisco.(more…)
September 15, 2019
Do you seek to maintain optimum oral health or the prevention of future dental problems? Then preventative dental care is what you need! This type of dental care focuses on keeping the teeth and gums in their healthiest state.
Reasons why preventative dental care is vital for your oral health:
Your healthy smile will last for a lifetime(more…)