At For Beautiful Smiles, we’ll not only accept your dental insurance, but we’ll help you get the most out of your coverage at every opportunity as well. Our experienced team knows the ins-and-outs of several policies, so we can help you save as much as possible on any treatments you might need so you can enjoy peace of mind at your appointments. Below, you’ll find a few quick tips that everyone with dental insurance should know.
The keyword to remember when it comes to dental insurance is prevention. The majority of plans are mainly designed to help patients easily afford routine services like checkups and cleanings, which allow for minor issues to be treated quickly or avoided entirely. Insurance can also be used to offset the cost of more involved treatments, like fillings or crowns, but usually at a lower rate compared to preventive ones.
It's important to note that dental insurance coverage can vary quite a bit from policy to policy, although the “100-80-50” model is very common among a lot of providers. For details around your specific plan, be sure and call our dental office. In a lot of cases, it looks something like this:
Typically, cosmetic procedures are not covered by insurance because they are elective treatments, though this can change if a procedure is being used to repair damage in addition to enhancing the appearance of the smile.
Dr. Sutter is an in-network provider with several major dental insurance carriers, which means he’s able to offer the highest level of savings possible, plus our team can quickly file claims to give people virtually instant access to their coverage. You’ll find a list of our accepted plans below, but if you don’t see yours, be sure to give us a call—we can probably still use it to help you save!
Don’t see your plan? We likely take it! Reach out to our team today!