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Can you go to the dentist while pregnant?

Can you go to the dentist while pregnant?

3-minute read

Having healthy teeth and gums can help you have a healthy pregnancy. In fact, staying on top of your checkups and cleanings is strongly recommended. But there are some procedures that should wait until after delivery. We’ve got the details you need to know before scheduling a visit to your dentist when you’re pregnant, what […]

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  1. Top 4 Things to Know About Supplemental Dental Insurance

    Top 4 Things to Know About Supplemental Dental Insurance

    4-minute read

    It’s easy to spend hundreds, even thousands, on dental care; and plenty of people may find themselves in that position. But shopping for a dental plan can be confusing. Here’s some important information to know if you’re considering dental insurance: #1: Dental Insurance Covers Some Services at 100%—But Not Everything Dental insurance covers a portion of your dental care costs. You pay a monthly premium and often […]

  2. Dental anxiety: How to have a more comfortable tooth cleaning at the dentist

    Dental anxiety: How to have a more comfortable tooth cleaning at the dentist

    4-minute read

    For some people, going to the dentist can be an uncomfortable experience. Maybe you don’t like the sounds of the instruments buzzing or the feeling of having someone else’s hands inside your mouth. If you avoid seeing the dentist for any of these reasons, you’re in good company. About 36% of American adults have general […]

  3. Is it time for dentures, and are they covered by your insurance?

    Is it time for dentures, and are they covered by your insurance?

    4-minute read

    Some people’s teeth won’t last for their entire lifetime. Oral-health problems such as tooth decay and gum disease can lead to tooth loss. There are also some medical conditions, such as diabetes and cancer treatments, that can cause tooth loss. Fortunately, dentures exist, meaning people can still chew well and smile beautifully without a full […]

  4. Finding full coverage dental insurance that fits your needs

    Finding full coverage dental insurance that fits your needs

    2-minute read

    When trying to keep dental insurance affordable, HealthMarkets Insurance Agency can help you find the full coverage you need with an array of benefit options that provide access to network providers.

  5. Supplemental Orthodontic Insurance: 4 Smile-Friendly Tips

    Supplemental Orthodontic Insurance: 4 Smile-Friendly Tips

    3-minute read

    Need braces for you or your kid? If you’re worried it’s going to be expensive, you’re not alone. The good news: with supplemental orthodontic insurance, it could be more affordable than you think. Without insurance, the average cost for braces is $5,000 to $6,000.1 But the more orthodontic care you need to fix your teeth, […]

  6. Vision Insurance for Glasses: This May Save You Money

    Vision Insurance for Glasses: This May Save You Money

    2-minute read

    Thinking about getting vision insurance? Maybe you need glasses. Or your eyesight has changed (it’s common as you get older). Or it’s just time for an eye exam. But you’re wondering how much it might cost, right? The average out-of-pocket costs per year for corrective vision care in the U.S. is about $500 for:1 Eye […]

  7. Is oral surgery covered by medical or dental insurance?

    Is oral surgery covered by medical or dental insurance?

    5-minute read

    For specific kinds of oral surgery, you may be able to get coverage from both your medical and dental insurance plans. Here’s what you need to know.

  8. Accident Insurance vs. Disability Insurance: What’s the Difference and Which One Should You Choose?

    Accident Insurance vs. Disability Insurance: What’s the Difference and Which One Should You Choose?

    4-minute read

    As the saying goes, accidents will happen. In fact, 2.6 million U.S. employees had accidental injuries and illnesses at work last year. The result? A lot of people missing work. Perhaps the worst part: Having health insurance might not be enough to cover you if you get seriously injured or sick. Having an accident or […]

  9. 5 Things to Consider Before Getting Vision Coverage

    5 Things to Consider Before Getting Vision Coverage

    4-minute read

    You don’t need to be farsighted—or nearsighted, for that matter—to realize that having a vision insurance plan could help you avoid a lot of future healthcare headaches. But you might be surprised to learn that more than half of American adults did not seek out eye care because of lack of awareness and cost, which […]

  10. 5 reasons to get prescription sunglasses (and how your insurance can help pay for them)

    5 reasons to get prescription sunglasses (and how your insurance can help pay for them)

    5-minute read

    Sunglasses are more than just a stylish accessory. They protect your eyes from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays and help you see better on bright days. But if you wear glasses, you know it’s not exactly easy to slip on a pair of sunglasses over them. That’s where prescription sunglasses can help. You can […]

  11. Oral cancer: The type of cancer your dentist can help diagnose

    Oral cancer: The type of cancer your dentist can help diagnose

    5-minute read

    When you go to the dentist to get your teeth cleaned every 6 to 12 months, you may be surprised to find them feeling your gums, studying the roof of your mouth, and even peeking under your tongue. This quick exam is an important way of checking for signs of oral cancer. Cancer may not […]

  12. What’s the difference between an orthodontist and an endodontist?

    What’s the difference between an orthodontist and an endodontist?

    4-minute read

    Checking in with your family dentist is a good first step to maintaining good oral health. If you’re having dental concerns, they can assess your problem and refer you to the right specialist. But it’s helpful to know who does what. Keep reading to find out what the difference is between these two dental specialists. […]

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© 2023 HealthMarkets Insurance Agency. All rights reserved.

* Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplemental Insurance, and Part D options can be explored.

We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact Medicare.gov, 1-800-MEDICARE, or your local State Health Insurance Program to get information on all of your options.

To send a complaint to Medicare, call 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY users should call 1- 877-486-2048), 24 hours a day/7 days a week). If your complaint involves a broker or agent, be sure to include the name of the person when filing your grievance.

Attention: This website is operated by HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. and is not the Health Insurance Marketplace® website. HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. is licensed as an insurance agency in all 50 states and DC. Not all agents are licensed to sell all products. Service and product availability varies by state. Sales agents may be compensated based on a consumer’s enrollment in an insurance plan. No obligation to enroll. Agent cannot provide tax or legal advice. Contact your tax or legal professional to discuss details regarding your individual business circumstances. Our quoting tool is provided for your information only. All quotes are estimates and are not final until consumer is enrolled. Medicare has neither reviewed nor endorsed this information.

HealthMarkets Insurance Agency offers the opportunity to enroll in either QHPs or off-Marketplace coverage. Please visit HealthCare.gov for information on the benefits of enrolling in a QHP. Off-Marketplace coverage is not eligible for the cost savings offered for coverage through the Marketplaces.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call the Plan’s customer service phone number for more information.

49075-HM-1022

© 2023 HealthMarkets Insurance Agency. All rights reserved.

* Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplemental Insurance, and Part D options can be explored.

We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact Medicare.gov, 1-800-MEDICARE, or your local State Health Insurance Program to get information on all of your options.

To send a complaint to Medicare, call 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY users should call 1- 877-486-2048), 24 hours a day/7 days a week). If your complaint involves a broker or agent, be sure to include the name of the person when filing your grievance.

Attention: This website is operated by HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. and is not the Health Insurance Marketplace® website. HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. is licensed as an insurance agency in all 50 states and DC. Not all agents are licensed to sell all products. Service and product availability varies by state. Sales agents may be compensated based on a consumer’s enrollment in an insurance plan. No obligation to enroll. Agent cannot provide tax or legal advice. Contact your tax or legal professional to discuss details regarding your individual business circumstances. Our quoting tool is provided for your information only. All quotes are estimates and are not final until consumer is enrolled. Medicare has neither reviewed nor endorsed this information.

HealthMarkets Insurance Agency offers the opportunity to enroll in either QHPs or off-Marketplace coverage. Please visit HealthCare.gov for information on the benefits of enrolling in a QHP. Off-Marketplace coverage is not eligible for the cost savings offered for coverage through the Marketplaces.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call the Plan’s customer service phone number for more information.

49075-HM-1022