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Does Medicare Cover Vision Services?

Countless seniors rely on Medicare for their health-related needs in retirement. Unfortunately, the scope of Medicare's coverage is somewhat limited -- a shortcoming that tends to catch countless retirees off guard. In fact, one major service that Medicare typically doesn't cover is routine vision care. Though Medicare will pay for certain eye care services, like cataract surgery, it won't cover the cost of eyeglasses or contact lenses. You'll therefore need to prepare to absorb certain...

Fall 2017 new-product roundup from DrBicuspid.com

CAD/CAMDentsply Sirona debuts Cerec data-storage unitDentsply Sirona has introduced a hardware product that allows backup of and access to CAD/CAM data from any Cerec workstation in a practice's network.The Dentsply Sirona Hub enables Cerec data to be opened and processed from any computer in the practice network with Cerec or Cerec Premium software. Once a scan is completed, a digital model is saved, allowing the practitioner to move to the next step in the workflow.Planmeca introduces...

7 Confusing Medicare Terms Explained

Medicare</a> for their health-related needs. But if you're first learning about the program, navigating its various terminology can leave your head spinning. Here are a few commonly used terms associated with Medicare and what they mean to you." data-reactid="11">Countless seniors rely on Medicare for their health-related needs. But if you're first learning about the program, navigating its various terminology can leave your head spinning. Here are a few commonly used terms...