Beckham Dental wants to make getting your dental care as easy as we can. With that in mind, we’ve listed several questions that we hear often and their answers on this page. If you don’t find what you are looking for, you are more than welcome to call us or use our online form to ask us any question you have.
Q: Does my dental insurance pay for care at Beckham Dental?
What your insurance pays for depends on the type of dental plan you have, and also what insurance company your dental plan is through. Our office staff will be happy to help you discuss your dental insurance coverage.
Q: Can I make payments?
Q: Is my dental procedure going to hurt?
The last thing we want you to feel at Beckham Dental is pain. We go to great lengths with local anesthesia, dental sedation, and comfort options to make sure you are comfortable from start to finish.
Q: Is an electric toothbrush better than a manual brush?
Overall, they are both comparable, though a study in 2014 found that electric toothbrushes reduce plaque by 21 percent and gingivitis by 11 percent over the course of the three-month study.
Q: What can I do if I have dry mouth?
Many times, dry mouth is caused by dehydration. If this is the case, all you need to do is increase your water intake. Beckham Dental also has a clinical solution for patients who suffer from chronic dry mouth as well.
Q: What causes bad breath?
Dry mouth can cause bad breath. Tooth decay, gum disease, medication side effects, and poor oral hygiene can be culprits as well. We can help you figure out the cause of this embarrassing problem and recommend solutions.
Q: What is causing my gum to recede?
Gum recession is a product of damage to your gum tissue. This may be a symptom of gum disease or caused by tobacco. Beckham Dental can help you overcome gum recession and improve your smile’s appearance.