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I Don’t Know How I’m Going To Pay For The Dentist!

Your company changed benefits at the beginning of the year, and now your dental insurance only covers preventive care. Maybe they dropped your coverage altogether. You’ve come in for your semi-annual appointments and cleanings, but now you need some major work done.  A root canal. A filling. A broken tooth. A crown. It adds up

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I Need To Whiten My Teeth!

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. Whether you are going for a job interview, a first date, or planning for you wedding day, you want your teeth to be brilliantly white! So you brush your teeth every day, floss, and rinse with non- alcohol mouthwash. But your teeth are

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“Why do I need an occlusal guard?”

After your last dental check-up, your dentist mentioned to you that you might benefit from an occlusal guard. But he didn’t tell you what it was or why it would be a good idea for you.  So you’re left looking at your insurance and your finances wondering, do I really need this? There are many

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Why Do You Need My Medical Insurance?

So you’re at the dentist’s office, filling out forms. You know the ones: last name first, first name last; date of birth, address, emergency contact…medical insurance? Hold up. Since when does my dentist need my medical insurance information?! Is it a typo, where they meant to put “dental” instead of “medical?” Well, you know that

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Do You Take My Insurance?

Insurance has become trickier to handle in the past few years. Your premiums may have gone up, your coverage may be confusing. Our office staff is dedicated to working with the insurance companies to help you get the most out of your benefit! At Raleigh Dental Arts, we are in network for several major providers.

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Do You Take New Patients?

The short answer? Yes. We always take new patients, even in the case of emergency. Perhaps especially in the case of an emergency, to help you heal from pain and infection. But if you need a dentist, let’s think about why establishing with our practice now is a good idea.   Preventing Emergencies Preventive care

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How Do I know if I Need a Root Canal?

Root canals have a bad rap for causing pain and discomfort.  You might even be nervous about a long time spent in the dental chair.  In reality, a root canal can relieve pain and save your tooth without causing you unwanted discomfort, but only if you pay attention to the signs early on! “What are

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