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Schedule Your Next Appointment Now or Lose Out on Your Annual Dental Benefits

During the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, sitting down to review the terms of your dental benefits plan is probably the furthest thing from your mind. Yet, the end of the year is actually the best time to check if you’ve used every annual maximum benefit available to you. If you forget, you could be leaving money on the table. At Associated Dentists, we believe in helping families get the most out of their dental coverage. While we strongly encourage pre-planning treatments when p...

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Associated Dentists Launches ADA-Compliant Website

We believe everyone should have access to the very best in dental care, and feel welcomed and comfortable from the moment they enter our doors. That’s why we’ve put so much thought into our waiting rooms, treatment rooms, and front desk staff — and now, our company website. You may be familiar with how construction decisions (and yes, furniture selections) affect people with different abilities: wheelchair ramps, wide hallways, braille, coloring and wording on signs. But did you know ev...

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Cosmetic Dentistry

Associated Dentists believes your smile is your best asset, and we remain committed to ensuring you’re comfortable flashing your smile wherever life takes you. That said, not everybody achieves their perfect smile naturally. Some people spend years covering their mouths when they laugh, or avoiding close interactions with loved ones before finally doing something to improve their smile. If you find yourself losing confidence over the appearance of your teeth, you don’t have to hide. We ca...

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Dental Implants: A Quick Guide to What You Should Know

Thinking about dental implants? Then you’ve come to the right place. Associated Dentists has been successfully performing dental implants for many years. That means we’ve helped hundreds of patients have their smiles, and lives, improved with dental implants. If you have any questions about the procedure, don’t hesitate to contact us. In the meantime, check out the following to learn more. What’s so great about dental implants? In two words, a lot. For patients with a missing or non-re...

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Straight-talk on dental insurance, payment options, and the Associated Dentists difference

Associated Dentists believes the payment process for your dental care should be as transparent as possible. In other words, we’re a no surprises dental practice. That means before you receive any dental treatment, we inform you upfront about the cost. From there, we can walk you through the details of your insurance plan and let you know what will be covered and what you’ll need to pay out-of-pocket. And if you don’t have dental insurance? Not to worry. You still have a variety of options...

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Soda and Your Teeth: How to Prevent the Dreaded “Mountain Dew Mouth”

You can probably guess that something called “Mountain Dew mouth” can’t be a good thing. Unfortunately, dentists see varying degrees of it (also called “soda mouth”) all too often. Health experts familiar with the Appalachian region of the Eastern U.S. refer to the area’s drink of choice, Mountain Dew, as a major reason for such high rates of advanced tooth decay and other dental problems. (That coupled with poor dental habits.) Of course, drinking Mountain Dew and other soft ...

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