Dental benefits

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Oral cancer screenings and dental exams

April marks Oral Cancer Awareness Month. We take a look at early warning signs, tips for prevention and ways that routine trips to the dentist can help.

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History of oral health: Dental instruments

Dental instruments are high-tech, specialized and very effective, but they haven’t always been that way. 

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Know your oral health score

Determine your risk for oral health problems with our free risk assessment tool, LifeSmile Score. Share the report during your next dentist visit to keep your mouth in tiptop shape.

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Readers ask, we answer

Madison asks: “What is my dentist checking when she puts a dental instrument under and around my gums?”

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Appointment scheduling at your fingertips

Scheduling an appointment with your dentist just got easier! Thanks to the latest update to Delta Dental’s mobile app, all it takes is a few swipes and taps.

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