I can’t afford dental insurance and my teeth aren’t hurting…is a checkup really necessary?

Absolutely!  Actually, without dental insurance to help you cover the cost of restorative dentistry, it’s as much or more important now for you to schedule regular visits to your dentist than ever.  Preventive dental care, including regular cleanings, is a must for you to save you money as well as potential pain and aggrevation.

Restorative dentistry, like fillings, crowns, or root canals, is required when small cavities or cracked teeth become bigger problems.  These are much more expensive to fix than the regular dental checkups that would prevent them. Continue reading “I can’t afford dental insurance and my teeth aren’t hurting…is a checkup really necessary?”