The Insightful Molar is your oral health hub. Find answers to your dental questions, as well as useful facts and tips to help you maintain a healthy smile for years to come.
While dentists usually recommend you get a dental checkup and cleaning twice a year, there are several reasons why you might need to see your dentist more often. Certain health issues can make more frequent cleanings a necessity and give your dentist a chance to...read more
Whether it’s a sharp jab out of the blue or a nagging ache that lasts for days, tooth pain can be distressing. It’s also difficult to see what might be going on with your teeth, but too often people put off checking with a professional about their oral health in case...read more
It doesn’t have to be a hassle to buy dental insurance online. In fact, a reputable online resource or broker will be able to provide you with all the tools you need to pick just the right plan for you. You just have to know what to look for. These tools can help you...read more
Getting braces can feel like a hassle. They’re invasive and sometimes uncomfortable. But, by putting up with a few months of annoyance (and learning the basics of dental hygiene with braces), patients can enjoy a great smile for years. While your braces are working...read more
It can sometimes be a struggle to get kids to brush their teeth, but early life is the time to build good dental-care habits to help keep kids' teeth healthy, experts say. Even though those baby teeth will fall out, poor dental hygiene early can cause long-term...read more
Open enrollment is all about health insurance to many people. They focus on their coverage options and the needs they might have in the coming year. But open enrollment should inspire you to think about dental insurance as well. Peggy Molero, telesales representative...read more