The Missing Piece to Your Overall Wellness and Lower Medical Costs New research by insurance giant United Concordia builds on the connection between good oral health and lower medical costs and reduced hospitalizations. This landmark study was conducted through a partnership between United Concordia Dental and Highmark, examining three years of medical and dental claims for 1.7
Dentist Sandy Springs: At least every six months. There are those who are at greater risk for oral diseases and other health related issues that should have dental cleanings and oral health check-ups more than twice a year, such as, diabetes, periodontal (gum) disease, possible heart disease, pregnancies and in rare instances alcohol and tobacco
In our Sandy Springs office a Healthy Body begins with a #HealthyMouth Our dentistry is more than just beautiful smiles. Your eyes may be the window to your soul, but your mouth is the gateway to your body. It’s important to your global health. We are oral physicians who know that.. ‘people who keep their
Your oral health is the Cinderella of your global health! Here is the biggest lie propagated about healthcare and insurance companies. “Edentulism is not a risk factor for any other diseases, so it is not a liability to the overall health of a patient.” That’s a lie that has been propagated for decades.
United Concordia and Highmark funded a study led by Dr. Marjorie Jeffcoat of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine that shows how dental and medical insurance industries can come together to have an impact on both cost and health. This study is a largest of its kind, conducted using a base of 1.6