Wednesday, March 16, 2016

What Does A Family Dentist Do?

You can easily tell what kind of work a family dentist does through the this other name that family dentists are also called by - general dentists. What does a general cedar park dentist do? They provide preventive dental health care as well as basic  care like cleaning, tooth extraction, among others. If you search for “dentists” plus the name of your local area on Google, you will see that there are many dentists out there. If it says dental clinic, it means that the dentist in the house is a general practitioner. However, if it says orthodontist, it means that the dentist also does braces as well as dental implants. 

If it says cosmetic dentist, it means that the dentist does extensive work and evaluates your face and determines which type of dental procedures you will need to improve your appearance. If you are a family with children, you do not need to go to an orthodontist or cosmetic dentist. Not yet anyway. As an alternative to the general dentist, you can also go to dental professionals who specialize in dental work for children. They are dentists who are trained to handle children sitting on the dentist’s chair.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Dental Services Were Covered By Insurance

Recently I had some dental work done. After talking to the dentists office after I had the work done, they said that some of the dental services weren't going to be covered. I wish I would have known that beforehand. I told them I would call the insurance company to find out. I talked to the insurance company the next day and they said the dental work I had done was covered by my insurance. That's a big relief off of my chest knowing that I don't have to pay out of pocket costs for my visit.