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Last Updated: March 15, 2020, 7:15 pm

6 Reasons to Use Your Dental Insurance Before the End of the Year

Edward Farkas, D.D.S., M.A., Vice Dean, Touro College of Dental Medicine

December 06, 2019
Edward Farkas
Edward Farkas

More Americans have dental insurance than ever before, but they may not be using their coverage to the fullest extent possible.

According to the National Association of Dental Plans, 77% of the population had some sort of dental coverage at the end of 2016. That’s a great first step toward better oral health, but only if people with insurance are actually using it to cover regular dental hygiene examinations, cleanings and X-rays.

TCDM's Vice Dean, Dr. Edward Farkas shares insignt into why you should call your dental office before the end of the year. 

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