Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Insurance Files, Part 2: DHMO Sounds Like a Disease. DPPO Sounds Like 90s Hiphop. What?

It’s easy to find out whether you’re covered under a DPPO (Dental Preferred Provider Organization) or a DHMO (Dental Health Maintenance Organization). Your insurance card will say so, because this is key information for your providers. Many health insurance companies, like Metlife, Aetna, Cigna, United Concordia, and Delta Dental offer coverage that is both DPPO… Read more »

Swim Much? Your Smile May be Suffering

Whether it’s for fun, exercise, or relaxation, there’s nothing better than a cool dip in a swimming pool to ease the summer heat. But everyone at our dental office in Potomac Falls knows about a smile-damaging secret that could be lurking in your favorite pool, and we’d like to share it with you. Swimming Pools… Read more »