Our team at STAR Dental files claims on a daily basis with a wide range of dental insurance companies and plans, making us experts on understanding and handling dental benefits and coverage for treatments. If you need help learning about what services will be covered under your plan or you have questions about your dental insurance, don’t hesitate to reach out to our team, or you could peruse the helpful information that we’ve provided below.
Every dental insurance plan is different, which can make understanding your benefits especially difficult. However, there are some words that you should know that apply to most dental plans, including:
As mentioned before, every dental insurance plan differs, which is why it’s important to contact your company directly in order to determine how much they’ll cover for a certain treatment. However, most plans determine coverage based on a 100-80-50 structure. This means that they cover 100 percent of the cost of preventive care, like checkups and cleanings, 80 percent of the cost of basic treatments, like cavity fillings, and 50 percent of more serious or invasive procedures, like tooth extractions.
At STAR Dental, we want to make receiving the dental care you need easy and affordable. That’s why we’re proud to file insurance claims for PPO plans, even if they’re out of network. We are also an in-network provider with several plans, which means that we’ve negotiated discounted rates and fees with these companies in order to pass savings onto you. Here are some of the plans that we’re in-network with:
Don’t see your plan? We likely take it! Reach out to our team today!