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Use it or Lose it ! Maximizing Your Dental Benefits Before End of Year

Did you know your dental benefits reset every year? It’s true. If your dental insurance plan, like most is on a calendar year, you will lose out on all unused benefits after December 31st.

That means this is a great time of year to take advantage of everything your dental insurance provides, especially if you have outstanding treatments. Here are just a few of the services you want to use before you lose the opportunity.

Routine Checkups

Many dental insurance plans provide coverage for two checkups a year at six-month intervals. So, if you haven’t had a cleaning in the last six months, now is an excellent time to schedule an appointment with Glenahven ...

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Emergency Dental Care

Dealing with a Dental Emergency


It’s good to know that emergency treatment is available, but it’s also important to be aware of what you can do until you can get in to see us. The steps you take can actually make a difference between saving and losing a tooth.

Note: If you experience dental trauma that includes injury to the jaw or head, go directly to an emergency room or call 911.

Knocked Out Tooth: Contact our office immediately. Do not touch the root of the tooth. Gently hold the crown of the tooth and rinse carefully in water if it’s dirty. Do not scrub the tooth because you may inadvertently remove ...

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