AFFORDABLE DENTISTRY TO KEEP YOU SMILING
At Coastal Dental Associates, we know how important it is for our patients to receive affordable dentistry services. We offer budget friendly pricing on all of our preventive, restorative and cosmetic dentistry services. Our knowledgeable dentistry team members are also happy to process and file dental insurance claims to offset the out of pocket costs of dental care. We work with dental benefits on a regular basis, so we understand your dental insurance policies and can help you demystify treatment coverage. If you ever have questions or want to find out more about your insurance benefits, please don’t hesitate to contact our team to learn more. We’re always happy to help.
HOW DENTAL INSURANCE WORKS
Each dental insurance plan is different. We’ll need to review your individual policy before we offer coverage estimates. Most benefit plans provide some combination of the following coverage:
100% preventive care covered
Minor restorative care around 70%-80% covered
Major restorative care around 50%
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DENTAL & MEDICAL INSURANCE?
The main difference between medical and dental insurance is the focus of coverage. Medical benefits provide the greatest amount of coverage for emergencies and chronic illnesses. Dental benefit plans offer the most coverage for preventive services. Most dental plans also allow patients the flexibility to choose whatever dentist they prefer and still receive benefits. Medical plans are more restrictive about which providers you can visit in order to receive insurance coverage.
IN-NETWORK VS OUT OF NETWORK DENTISTRY
We are happy to process and file dental insurance claims to help patients make the most of their available insurance benefits. We process claims for both in and out of network dental benefit providers.
We offer in-network coverage for Delta Dental and Cigna dental insurance providers. As an in-network dental office, we have agreed to your insurer’s pricing for services. That means you only ever need to worry about paying for the out of pocket percentage of treatment costs. We are also more familiar with the policies available from these plans, so our team members can answer your questions more quickly and accurately. We offer in-network dental insurance benefits for all of the following insurers:
OUT OF NETWORK COVERAGE
Even if we aren’t in-network with your dental insurance plan, we can still process and file dental insurance claims to help you maximize coverage. We have many patients who come to our office and they are "Out of network" however, the dental plan they have allows them to have the same coverage "in" or "out" of network. Please check with your insurance company. We do our utmost to keep pricing affordable, so differences in pricing are negligible. If you’re ever concerned about pricing or coverage, please don’t hesitate to talk to one of our team members about coverage. We’re always happy to help.
Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 5:00
2837 Lafayette Road ~ Portsmouth NH 03801
Coastal Dental Associates
2837 Lafayette Road
Portsmouth NH 03801
Coastal Dental Associates