Rising dental costs causing some patients to push off much-needed care
As inflation impacts the price of pretty much everything, the cost of dental services have also soared.
It’s putting a financial strain on patients and those treating them.
Dentists say some people are still not back into a healthy oral hygiene routine, and it’s causing a build-up of much needed care that isn’t necessarily covered by insurance.
Poor dental health has been linked to diabetes and cardiovascular disease.