Blog Posts Categorized: Insurance Explained



April 8th, 2016
What Dental Benefits Do – and Don’t Do

Dental coverage varies, but overall, dental benefits are meant to help keep you and your smile healthy. Here’s what you can expect from your dental benefits. What They Do: Dental benefits make dental care more affordable. Dental coverage is designed to focus on prevention, which is why procedures such as exams and cleanings are usually… Read more »

April 5th, 2016
Preventive Dental Care Saves You Time & Money

The key to better oral health is preventive care. That’s why Delta Dental of Minnesota, along with your dentist, encourage regular dental visits to check for early signs of dental issues and to reinforce preventive care practices at home, like brushing and flossing. Dental insurance usually covers cleanings and exams at 100 percent so you… Read more »

March 31st, 2016
Understanding Your Dental Insurance Doesn’t Have to Be Daunting…

I need help understanding insurance terms. How much do I have to pay if my dentist is not in network? How do I find a dental provider near me? These are all common questions we hear from our members. Yes, we know understanding insurance can be tricky. But, that’s where Delta Dental comes in to help! Delta… Read more »

March 16th, 2016
Advantages of Visiting an In-Network Dentist

Did you know there are great advantages—and cost savings—for seeking treatment from a Delta Dental participating dentist? -A Delta Dental participating dentist has signed a participating and membership agreement with Delta Dental. -The dentist has agreed to accept our allowable charge as payment in full for covered dental care. A participating dentist is not allowed… Read more »

January 26th, 2016
Why Go PPO?

With a plethora of research and cost comparisons at their fingertips, today’s consumers and employers are savvier than ever. They’re crunching the numbers, and they know the Delta Dental PPOSM network provides them with savings and value that no other network can…

January 7th, 2016
Make a Plan to Use Your Dental Benefits in the New Year

It’s January, a time for making resolutions and looking ahead at what’s in store for 2016. This year, make a plan for how your family will most effectively use its dental benefits. Remember – if you don’t use them, you lose them.