Yes, We have a Dentist That Accepts Medicare!
Not only do we have a Dentist that accepts medicare. We also have an entire team to meet all your oral health care needs. With the primary reason for routine visits to your dentist solely being to avoid tooth decay and gum issues. Here at AxessPointe, we not only care about your Oral Health but your overall health care as well. AxessPointe wants you to understand all the reasons for keeping up to date dentist visits.
Studies have proven that oral health impacts a person’s physical health. Linking gum disease to health problems such as heart disease and stroke. Often symptoms of more serious illnesses will present themselves physically in the mouth which, if not cared for properly, may lead to serious health complications. Symptoms inside the mouth can present such as swollen gums, dry mouth and or mouth ulcers.
To avoid these health issues, you should practice proper routine oral hygiene. Routine dental visits, brushing regularly, flossing and watching what you eat are all critical steps in preventing dental diseases and keeping a healthy you. Are you following all the steps for good dental health?
TIPS FOR GOOD ORAL HEALTH
Achieving routine and good oral health is something that can easily be done at home. Not all habits are bad habits. These factors can be crucial to establishing healthy dental habits for life:
• Brush your teeth two times a day
• Remember to floss daily to remove what a toothbrush cannot
• Use a mouthwash that has ingredients that kill bacteria and maintain good breath
• Eat a healthy diet and avoid drinks that are high in sugar (soda, tea, coffee, alcohol)
• Avoid using tobacco products
• Schedule regular dental checkups
Poor dental habits may not only result in poor oral health but poor overall health as well. At AxessPointe, our dentists, hygienists and dental assistants team up to treat your oral health needs.
Community Health Centers For A Healthier Lifestyle
A Healthy You needs to be assessable at all times. However, AxessPointe understands that some individuals and families are uninsured or underinsured and this can hinder your healthcare needs. Our mission is providing quality, affordable care to every patient, every time. Creating the path to a healthy you no matter what your health care benefits status might be.
AxessPointe Community Health Centers provides affordable, high-quality health care to families and individuals in Summit and Portage counties. We offer a full range of services including medical, dental, women’s health, behavioral health, and a reduced-rate pharmacy. Our fees are based on current income and family size [view fee scale]. We accept most insurance plans including Medicaid and Medicare. To find out more about our services, fees, insurances plans accepted or to schedule an appointment, please call 888-975-9188.