Telehealth Apps Make Dental Care More Affordable and Convenient

Close-up of woman with cell phone and toothbrush

What do many people fear more than a dentist? A dentist’s bill. That’s particularly true for many older Americans. According to a National Health Interview Survey, in 2017 less than a third of adults 65 and older had dental insurance. This means that, for many people, early symptoms of impending oral-health issues may be ignored.

Here’s one solution: Snap a few photos of your mouth and get a dental diagnosis with a bill that won’t be so hard to swallow.

Read the rest of this report here at AARP.com.

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