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Affordable Dental Insurance What Are Your Options?

How Does Dental Insurance Work? Many people simply assume that dental insurance coverage works in the same way as their medical insurance coverage. But that is seldom the case. For one thing, most ..
(June 25, 2008)
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How Dental Implant Bone Grafting Works

What Your Dentist Will Be Using Your dentist will decide to restore your jawbone using either some bone grafts taken from your own body, a synthetic bone substitute, or cow's bone. Whatever his ..
(June 27, 2008)
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Dental Implant Companies Chewing Up the Denture Business

The Business Of Dental Implant Companies Dental implants are devices which can either be screwed into the human jawbone, or designed as customized plates which are fitted in between the patient's gum .
(June 29, 2008)
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Dental Implant Companies Controlling the Price Tag

The demand for in the US grew by an amazing 25% in 2006, generating almost half of all global revenues earned by dental implant companies. This demand has given rise to many more general dentists who .
(June 30, 2008)
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Dental Implant Costs Buying a Future Thatll Make You Smile

Dental implant costs can vary so widely simply because some the jawbones of some patients are not dense enough to secure the implants, and will require bone grafts in the place where the implants are .
(July 01, 2008)
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Dental Implant Failure Why Does it Happen?

According to many oral surgeons, selective dental implant failure may be a consequence of bacteria collecting in a patient's jawbone prior to the implant surgery. The bacteria will lie dormant until ..
(July 02, 2008)
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Dental Implant Insurance Will it Take a Bite Out of Your Costs?

But when that day comes, you may simply have to regretfully decline because you do into have dental implant insurance coverage. Dental implant surgery starts at a whopping one thousand to twenty-five .
(July 02, 2008)
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Dental Implants A Primer

The dentist will then drill a hole in the jawbone and insert a titanium rod, stitch up the incision, and allow the patient a three to six month healing period during which the jawbone will fill in ..
(July 03, 2008)
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Dental Implants and Diabetes Will it Work?

Among the complications of uncontrolled diabetes are the buildup of bacterial plaque along the gumline, and the increased risk of oral infections leading to gum disease and tooth and bone loss. The ..
(July 05, 2008)
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Dental Implant Risks Real But Rare

Dental Implant Devices The actual dental implant devices have tow parts: a titanium rod which is inserted into the jawbone in the socket left by the tooth being replaces, and a ceramic prosthetic ..
(July 06, 2008)
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Dental Implants in Manhattan Eating Apples in the Big Apple

The Rewards Getting your dental implants in Manhattan, for example, will not only reward you with a dazzling new smile free of those embarrassing gaps and fit for the Broadway stage; it will let you ..
(July 07, 2008)
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Dental Implants Information 5 Things You Need to Know

Dental Implants Information Tidbit #1 Dental implants will set you back a minimum of a thousand bucks a tooth, and can go as high as twenty-five hundred bucks. But before you decide to walk away, ..
(July 08, 2008)
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Dental Implants The Bad and the Good

As long as you have sufficient bone density in the area surrounding the teeth you want to replace with dental implants, you are an appropriate candidate for dental implant surgery. Even if you're ..
(July 09, 2008)
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What is a Dental Implant?

Dental implants consist of a titanium rod which is surgically inserted into the jawbone at the site of the tooth being replaces; a metal extension attached to the titanium rod once the rod has fused ..
(July 12, 2008)
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Brace Yourself Orthodontic Braces and How to Pay For Them

Orthodontic braces, when combined with other othodontic treatments, can rectify a number of dental problems, widening not only the jaws but the palate. Braces can be used to repair under or over ..
(July 14, 2008)
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Individual Dental Insurance Is it Right For You?

Regardless of who is paying for your individual dental insurance, however, because almost all dental insurance carriers require a waiting period of between six months and a year before they will ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Dental Plans and Dental Insurance Not Nearly the Same

No one who is considering a dental insurance policy should start paying premiums without first clarifying exactly what dental procedures will be covered, what the deductibles will be, how long it ..
(July 16, 2008)
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Dental Benefits Today and Tomorrow

As the costs of living continue to rise across all market sectors, there is no surprise at all that market research suggests more and more people are worried about their continuing access to quality ..
(July 20, 2008)
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The Best Dental Plans May Not Be What You Think

Most dental insurance plans have strict policies about not covering pre-existing conditions, and will often even deny claims for what most of us would consider routine dental care. Even though you ..
(June 26, 2008)
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