Blue Cross Dental

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Studies show a link between good oral health and good overall health. With Blue Cross Dental,you can add dental coverage to your Blue Cross medical plan, or offer it as a stand-alone dental plan. Blue Cross Dental covers many cleanings, exams, X-rays, and more, with a network of more than 127,000 dentists nationwide.

Overview
Oral health issues affect more than just your employees’ appearance. Proper dental care is a key part of maintaining overall health. Studies have shown a true connection between oral health and overall health. Good oral health can help:

  • Better manage chronic diseases such as diabetes and coronary heart disease
  • Lower the risk of delivering low-birth weight babies.

With a nationwide network of 127,000 dentists that includes 90 percent of the dentists in Rhode Island, a variety of dental plan options are available that cover:

  • Preventive care, such as cleanings, exams, X-rays and sealants
  • Many additional services, such as fillings, dentures, and orthodontics (coverage varies by plan)

You can offer Blue Cross Dental with or without a Blue Cross medical plan. Either way, your employees get access to exclusive member services on BCBSRI.com, including a summary of their benefits, ability to view recent claims, search tool for participating dentists, and health and wellness features.

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