If you want to use your insurance for the procedures in our clinic, you are free to approach our front desk officer and they will be able to validate the coverage that you have as well as the amount that your insurance company can pay. Most often than not, dental insurance can cover the initial examinations, x-rays and a 6-month basic dental cleaning. These procedures, normally are completely covered which means you can take advantage of this for free. Aside from these procedures, most insurance plans also cover common procedures like fillings, crowns, root canals, extractions and other services at between 50%-80%.
Should you also have questions or concerns when it comes to your insurance as well as filing out your claim forms, just approach us and we will definitely help you with it. For our dental office, we accept many PPO dental plans like Aetna, Delta Dental, Cigna, Metlife, United Healthcare, Anthem Blue Cross, Humana and a lot more. Apart from these, we also accept HMO insurances such as Delta Care, Cigna, Aetna, Safeguard, Guardian and more. We also accept patients holding Medicaid and Medi-Cal insurance. For Medi-Cal insurance, additional benefits that can be provided to their patients are exams, x-rays, fluoride treatments, cleanings (prophylaxis), fillings, root canals in the front teeth, full dentures, prefabricated crowns and other medically necessary dental services.
During your first and initial visit to our dental clinic, please remember to bring an ID, approach our front desk officer and advise as soon as possible that you will be using your insurance to finance your dental procedures. Our office then, will need to establish your insurance coverage, if it can cover for all your procedures or if there is a co payment that will be required. Once you have received a diagnosis with the recommended treatment, you will then be meeting with our insurance coordinators to discuss the next steps.
To make sure that our patients get the best help they need throughout this whole process, our team will file the insurance claim and will discuss other flexible financing arrangements that will cover all your other dental expenses.
We can help you file out your claim form and handle all your insurance questions in behalf of your insurance company. We accept PPO dental plans like Aetna, United Healthcare, Cigna, Delta Dental, Anthem Blue Cross, Humana, Metlife and more. We also accept HMO insurances like Guardian, Delta Care, Aetna, Cigna, Safeguard and more. Medicaid/Medi-Cal insurance are also welcome. Benefits of the Medical users include Prophylaxis (Dental Cleaning), Fluoride treatments, Exams, x-Rays, root canals, prefabricated crowns, full dentures and other dental services.
If it’s your first appointment, bring your ID for identification purposes. Tell someone at the front desk what insurance plan you have and any other needed information. Our dental office cna help you find out if your insurance covers anything our DDS will be doing during your visit as well as letting you know the co-payment required. Our insurance department will discuss the insurance with you after you have seen our dentist and received a diagnosis with the recommended treatment.
We can also file insurance claims for you. We know that dental procedures are expensive regardless of the type of insurance you have. To help you with your out-of-pocket expenses, we have flexible financing available.
Read more about it