Oral & Vision Health Blog

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Know the Symptoms

Oral cancer. It is not as well-known as other types of cancer, so it is important for people to be aware of oral cancer symptoms. Knowing what to watch for and when medical ...
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Tips for Preparing your Child with Autism for the Dentist

1 in 59 children are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Having a child with autism can bring a new awareness to your life. Part of this awareness is knowing what to ...
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What is An Oral Cancer Screening and Do I Need One?

According to the National Institutes of Health, over 49,700 people are diagnosed with mouth cancer each year. The five-year survival rate is a little more than 75 percent, which ...
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Is Periodontal Coverage Worth It?

Periodontal disease is the most severe stage of gum disease, and it is on the rise. Unlike milder gum disease, periodontal disease requires a separate set of procedures to get ...
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American Heart Month: This is How Dental Health Helps Heart Health

February is American Heart Month - and not just because of Valentine’s Day! American Heart Month brings attention to  heart disease prevention. The leading cause of death in the ...
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Computer Vision Syndrome: What You Need to Know

So much of our lives are spent behind a screen, it’s no wonder our vision suffers. More than 50% of people who work on computers have experienced symptoms of Computer Vision ...
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5 Things to Look for In a Dental Office

Whether it’s because your insurance has changed, you have moved to a new location, or you just want to change dentists, you want to find a dental office that checks all the boxes. ...
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Everything You Need to Know About Open Enrollment

It’s time for open enrollment! If you have changed or bought new health insurance benefits in the past few years, you might know a thing or two about open enrollment. But, if ...
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Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body

Need another reason to keep your teeth in tip top shape? How about this -- your overall health depends on it!
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Why Don’t Dentists Accept Dental Insurance?

You went to the dentist, and the receptionist told you the office doesn’t take your insurance. It’s a rough moment – you’re caught between trying to pay for your care out of your ...
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