Welcome to the online blog for DentaQuest, a purpose-driven oral health care company that focuses on providing better care, improving access and discovering innovative solutions to the industry’s toughest problems. You’ll find expert advice, perspectives and resources that are helping to shape the future of dentistry.

Oral Health Matters Blog Posts

November
29,
2022
| 15:54 PM America/New_York
“The feeling that resonated throughout my career has been loneliness. That’s why, in every job I’ve had, I’ve worked hard to mentor and prepare my own replacements, so they are ready to face challenges and feel supported. That’s the kind of legacy I
November
28,
2022
| 13:20 PM America/New_York
At DentaQuest, we recognize the importance of access to quality dental services — especially for children. Unfortunately, there are so many kids across the country who don’t have the means to visit the dentist, and as a result their oral health has
November
11,
2022
| 13:08 PM America/New_York
Veterans Day is an important reminder of what it means to give service to this country, but it also underscores that we can do more to support veterans’ health and wellbeing. As a former Marine and someone who works in the health care space at
October
17,
2022
| 12:02 PM America/New_York
“Many DentaQuest members have multiple health needs. Oftentimes, these individuals are more focused on addressing the more urgent health needs rather than scheduling their dental appointments and taking care of their oral health. That’s where we
October
12,
2022
| 12:51 PM America/New_York
It comes as no surprise that impediments to health care disproportionately affect the U.S. Hispanic population. But it may be surprising that a lack of Hispanic representation in the dental field compounds barriers to care among this already
October
12,
2022
| 11:52 AM America/New_York
At DentaQuest, we understand the importance of increasing access and representation in oral health care and lifting up voices of underrepresented populations.As we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, which honors the cultures and contributions of
October
04,
2022
| 10:26 AM America/New_York
“There is a link between oral health and overall health, they are connected. The lack of oral health during the prenatal period can have consequences for the mother and baby… Black adults, male or female, are 60% more likely to have unmet dental