● Allow bacteria to build up and:
-> create an abscess.
-> spread as infection to the jaw.
-> get into the bloodstream through bleeding gums.
Note: In a worst case — this can increase the risk of infecting a heart valve!
-> build up as inflammation.
Note: In a 20 Year study this has been linked to Alzheimer's disease.
-> Two out of three individuals have periodontal disease — leads to the loss of a tooth!
-> Up to 75% have Gingivitis, an early stage of gum disease!
-> 20% over 65 have decay!
The Dean at Harvard Dental School stated — inflammation in the gums and mouth can lead to diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and other chronic conditions.
100% to fix what could be a Big Cost dental problem!
Buying Individual Dental Dental insurance means you can see a Dentist and receive:
-> full coverage on exams and cleaning.
[Taking time to get an exam twice a year is the key to early detection and stopping
-> 80% coverage for services such as a filling.
-> 50% coverage (some plans) on major services e.g. for a crown.
Bottom line — When you get an exam. [like in the picture ] using Delta Dental insurance the Dentist can detect over 100 medical situations! Thus, taking time for regular check ups and cleanings means you can achieve Oral Health.
These Delta Dental insurance plans for Individuals — Basic — Enhanced — Premium are traditional plans with:
-> a waiting period for certain services
-> an annual benefit from $1,000 or $2,000.
-> monthly costs from about $54 to $75 for one person
Delta Dental's Progressive plan is — a special type - with:
— no waiting period for major services. If a crown or root canal is needed you receive:
- > 30% coverage the first 12 months,
- > 40% at the start of the second year,
- > 50% after 24 months.
— $1,500 in benefits during the first 12 months, then $1,750 starting in month 13, and to $2,000 after 24 months on the plan.
[The cost for one person to buy the Progressive is about $56 a month.]
One big advantage when you buy a Delta Dental plan — you can see any Dentist!
However, benefits are better and go further when one of the many network Dentist is used!
Note: It's especially important as we get older to monitor oral health so. — Any one of any age can buy a Delta Dental plan!
Questions on Delta's Individual dental insurance? Call or Text my Google Voice # today — (860) 451-9793.
● First - Select this Delta Dental page - you will see a summary of their four plans!
● There is a Get a Quote link to the right of each plan. Select one to bring up the Who is to be covered page.
● On the who page:
-> enter your zip code and date of birth.
-> select the date you want coverage to start and who is to be covered.
-> then select the Get My Quote button.
● This brings up a page showing the monthly cost for each Delta plan and some coverage info. On this page you can also:
-> Select the link at the bottom of the summary you are interested in for a detailed list of coverage.
-> Create a comparison by checking the box at the top of two columns - then the Compare button. When it displays you can print.
Not sure about signing up online? Call my Google Voice and I would be pleased, if available, to help you through the steps - (860) 451-9793.