Having dental insurance keeps your teeth and finances safe

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YORK, Pa.-- Protecting your smile is a big commitment to many people.

Of course, you can protect your teeth by watching what you eat, flossing and brushing regularly.

However, you can protect both your teeth and your finances with dental insurance.

This coverage helps you pay off dental bills, similar to how medical insurance functions. It is there for you in an emergency, such as a sudden toothache or cracked tooth.

Today on FOX43 Morning News, Dr. Sean Moriarty from Mor Smiles in Lititz explains how having dental insurance can help benefit you.

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