Did Ed Helms really pull his tooth for The Hangover movie?

| September 9, 2010

Many of you have probably seen the movie The Hangover where Ed Helms plays Stu Price a dentist with a rather controlling girlfriend.  During the festivities in the movie, Stu pulls his own tooth to “show” his buddies that he is indeed a good dentist. So, what happened to the tooth in

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The Fact is: Medicare does not cover dental care

| September 4, 2010

We had a Grandview area new patient call us the other day wanting to know if we accepted her Medicare Insurance.   We explained to her that Medicare doesn’t cover dental care and can only be used for a handful of dental related surgeries in a hospital setting.  She kept insisting that we

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Great fun! 3 Night Staff retreat in the Hocking Hills

| September 2, 2010

We just got back from a 3 night staff retreat at the Old Man’s Cave Chalet.  The entire staff and many of the staff spouses attended this relaxing and fun event.  We had a rib cookoff on the first night and the competition was fierce!  Al, Misty’s husband came in

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Today is Dental Patient Appreciation Day!

| August 18, 2010

Today we are having our monthly Patient Appreciation Day! We know our patients have a choice when choosing a dentist in Columbus, Ohio and we are happy that they have chosen us to help them take care of their smile. Each patient that has an appointment today will receive one

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What does my dental insurance cover? Part 2

| July 26, 2010

I our last blog post we began an explanation of what dental insurance is, and isn’t. We continue the theme today. My dental insurance will pay only for a less expensive treatment.  Should I get that instead?  Insurers commonly pay for the “least expensive” alternative treatment.  Many times this is

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What does my Dental Insurance cover? Part 1

| July 23, 2010

How does dental Insurance work?  Dental benefits aren’t really insurance plans because they don’t provide coverage for a catastrophic loss.  Your dental benefit plan is an agreement to help pay for some of your dental needs.  The more your employer(or you) pays for coverage, the lower your out-of-pocket costs will be.

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Unique uses for toothpaste

| July 1, 2010

We all know that toothpaste is used to keep our teeth clean and healthy but there are also some very creative uses.  We listed several here and invite you to click on the “comment” link at the top of this blog post on the right and add a few of your own.

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Questions to ask the Dental Implant Dentist

| May 31, 2010

Columbus Implant Dentist Dr. Bill Thompson is a Columbus Implant Dentist that has been placing and restoring dental implants for over 10 years.   Many Columbus dentists don’t have the training to place dental implants so you must go to a specialist first and then come back to the dentist to finish the

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Sick of Dentures? Mini dental implants might be for you!

| May 25, 2010

Most young people today are confident that they will never need dentures.  They place importance and value on taking care of their smile and see their Columbus dentist on a regular basis.  But perhaps your parents or grandparents aren’t so lucky and they are suffering with dentures or perhaps not

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Kate’s Invisalign Story – The Beginning

| April 13, 2010

Kate is starting her Invisalign soon!  She has agreed to do short videos about her Invisalign experience every couple of weeks.  We are excited to begin Kate’s Invisalign Smile story with her.  Click for more Invisalign Story videos by Kate. See the Invisalign Clincheck animated video of how Invisalign is going

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