Articles

What makes Modern Dental Unique?

Like any thriving metro area, Boise and its surrounding suburbs have no shortage of dental specialists. It’s a competitive market, and we wouldn’t be here if we didn’t have what it takes to stand out. We’re unique among Boise dentists, not just because we live up to our name, but because we guarantee our work, […]

Read More

Q&A with a Boise Hygienist

Our hygienist, Carmen, has been with us at our Boise dental office for thirteen years. She meets our patients at least twice a year and we realized our patients ask her a variety of questions all the time. We thought this would make a great opportunity to pick her brain for a moment. So, what […]

Read More

The Closest Dentist Near Micron

As a dentist near Micron in Boise, would you be surprised to hear that nearly one third of our patient base are Micron employees? In fact, when we did the iPad giveaway earlier this year, David, a Micron employee, was our big winner! Why Do Micron Employees Choose Modern Dental? We are thrilled that Micron employees […]

Read More

Give Your Dental Phobia a Break

Overcoming anxiety is a process. We absolutely understand this and it’s actually pretty common. Millions of people avoid necessary dental care because they are afraid of the dentist. People overcome their fears of flying all the time, why not overcome a dental phobia? So, in an effort to reduce anxiety about visiting the dentist, we […]

Read More

Dental Insurance Sure Isn’t What It Used to Be

Bob Dylan said it best: “The Times They Are a-Changin’.” Keeping up with the changes in your full coverage dental insurance is like trying to understand Einstein’s brain: it’s impossible. Most dental practices have contracts with major and local insurance companies. Many third-party options have become available for patients to help pay for dental costs, […]

Read More

Are Dentists and Endodontists the Same Thing?

They both end in ‘tist’ but what people often miss, is the difference. It’s a common occurrence that patients can often mix up, so we want to clear up the confusion and talk about the difference between a dentist and an endodontist. Dental Pulp vs. Dental Treatment Which came first — the dentist or the […]

Read More

How to Find the Best Dentist in Boise

Finding a reputable dentist in the Treasure Valley can be challenging and stressful. In fact, there are over 300 dentists in the Boise metro area alone! A dentist that you have confidence in is often hard to find. There are many ways to find a reputable dentist in Boise, and the American Dental Association offers these useful tips: […]

Read More