Much ado about Medicaid

By |2020-08-12T09:14:08-04:00August 1st, 2020|medicaid, News|

Dentists report that Medicaid is a complicated and frustrating system; therefore, only a small percentage of dentists are enrolled providers.1 Very few dentists treat more than a small handful of patients with Medicaid per year. For Medicaid patients, a significant gap exists between their dental care needs and availability of care, but through persistent advocacy,

For adults on Medicaid, getting dental care is an uphill battle

By |2019-05-29T13:12:45-04:00May 29th, 2019|medicaid, seniors|

Last fall, Summer Mills awoke in the middle of the night in excruciating pain. Her upper canine tooth was throbbing, and eventually, she couldn’t take the pain anymore. “Four o’clock in the morning, I had to wake the entire house up so that I could go to the ER,” Mills said. “I had to drag