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Dentachoice Plus Savings Program

Finally, A Dental Discount Program That You Can Smile About!

NEED A DENTIST?  LOOKING FOR A 'DENTAL' SAVINGS PROGRAM?

The Dentachoice Discount Dental and Vision Program can SAVE you money on your next visit to the dentist, whether it is for a cleaning, filling, root canal or other dental services! Your Dentachoice Program also includes a National Discount Vision program at no additional cost!

Click the LookUp Dental Provider or Vision Provider button below to find one near you.

 

This Is NOT Insurance:  

This Program is a discount, or reduced-fee, dental program that utilizes the Aetna Dental Access® Network with over 248,000 available dental practice locations nationwide. This program is designed for health conscious consumers looking to maintain their oral health and minimize their dental care expenses with savings that range from 15 to 50% per visit, on average.

Our discount vision program offers you average discounts of 10-50% at over 10,500 optical centers, whether they are major chains or independent eye care centers. Discounts can be received on eyeglasses (frames and lenses), prescription sunglasses, contact lenses and corrective surgery.

Dentists who participate have agreed to accept the Aetna Dental Access® contracted rate as payment in full for services performed.

Highlights of the discount dental programs:

  • Save on all dental procedures including orthodontia (braces); No pre-existing exclusion*
  • Easy to use, No paperwork
  • The household plan covers all members of household
  • Present your card and save, Use your card over and over
  • No waiting periods after you receive your ID card
  • No referral required to see a specialist, No predetermination of benefits
  • Programs available for individuals, groups and organizations
  • Actual cost and savings vary by provider and geographic area
  • Over 248,000 available dental practice locations nationwide
  • Save on all dental procedures including orthodontia (braces)
  • No benefit maximum, May be used in conjunction with most dental insurance
  • Use your card/program over and over again

*Except work already in progress.

 

Comparison Guides : Discount Dental Plans vs. Dental Insurance

Advantages Discount Dental Plans Dental Insurance
Instant Activation, No Waiting Period yes no
Vision Plan Included at No Extra Cost yes no
No Health Restrictions yes no
No Annual Limits yes no
No Paperwork to Fill Out yes no
No Waiting Period for any Procedure yes no
Cosmetic Dentistry Included yes no
Orthodontia Included yes no
Family Plan Covers Entire Household yes no
No Age Restrictions on Children Or Seniors yes no

THIS BENEFIT IS NOT INSURANCE

Sample Dental Care Savings

Procedure Select Regional Average Cost By Aetna® Average Cost With Dentachoice Your Total Savings
Adult Cleaning $107 $59 $48
Child Cleaning $77 $42 $35
Routine Checkup $56 $30 $26
Four Bitewing X-rays $68 $36 $32
Composite White Filling
Single Surface
$170 $90 $80
Crown Porcelain Fused to
Noble Metal
$1,167 $757 $410
Complete Upper Denture $1,190 $901 $289
Molar Root Canal $1,085 $746 $339
Extraction Single Tooth $184 $83 $101
Comprehensive Ortho
Treatment - Adolescent
$5,546 $3,508 $2,038

Disclaimer: The select regional average cost represents Los Angeles, Orlando, Chicago and New York City, as displayed in the Estimate the Cost of Care tools as of 2012. Your dental provider may have different fees. Please check with your dental provider directly to find out the discounted rate.

 

Sample Vision Care Savings - Actual member survey of savings

Location Item Retail Member price Your savings
Exact Eye Care Kearney, NE Frame Single Vision w/ Polycarbonate $129.00
$297.00
$90.30
$207.90
$38.70 - 30%
$89.10 - 30%
LensCrafters Mesa, AZ Frame Single Vision w/ Photo Flextint $149.95
$225.00
$104.96
$157.58
$44.99 - 30%
$67.50 - 30%
JC Penney Michigan Frame Single Vision w/ Polycarbonate & AR Contact Lenses $229.95
$208.00
$90.00
$149.47
$100.00
$72.00
$79.98 - 35%
$108.00 - 52%
$18.00 - 20%
Pearle Vision National City, CA Frame Single Vision w/ Scratch Coat $59.95
$109.00
$30.00
$55.00
$29.95 - 50%
$54.00 - 50%
EyeMaster Henderson, NV Frame Single Vision w/ Polycarbonate $99.95
$149.98
$69.96
$104.99
$29.99 - 30%
$44.99 - 30%

Disclaimer: Prices can change without notice.

The select regional average cost represents the average fees for the procedures listed above in Los Angeles, Orlando, Chicago and New York City, as displayed in the Estimate the Cost of Care tools as of October 2012.

Program Information Below:

How this Program Can Save You Money? The DentAchoice Dental Discount Program is powered by Aetna Dental Access®. This program is a discount or reduced-fee dental program. This program is designed for health conscious consumers looking to maintain their oral health and minimize their dental care expenses.

General dentists who participate in Aetna Dental Access® have agreed to accept the Aetna Dental Access® contracted rate as payment in full for services performed.  A sample table of Aetna Dental Access® discounted fees can be found above.

What You Get When You Join When you join the DentAchoice Dental Program you will receive:

  1. Your dental/vision benefits fulfillment and ID cards
  2. Letter of explanation of benefits to show the dentist
  3. List of dental providers and fee schedule for your area
  4. Customer service information

Program Notes and Disclosures

Several states have enacted legislation relating to being a Discount Medical plan Organization (DMPO). These states require certain disclosures to be to be made regarding your rights and programs to be registered. The package you purchased includes DMPO programs.

The terms and conditions of participation in the DMPO are outlined below:

Disclosures:

The Plan is not insurance;

The Plan provides discounts at certain healthcare providers for medical services;

The Plan does not make payments directly to the providers of medical services;

The Plan member is obligated to pay for all healthcare services but will receive a discount from healthcare providers who have contracted with the discount Plan organization;

The name and address of the licensed discount medical Plan organization: Access One Consumer Health, Inc., 84 Villa Road, Greenville, SC 29615; (800)896-1962; www.accessonedmpo.com.

You may find a list of participating providers at: www.CTYDental.com or you may call toll free (888) 311-NBBi. You will be able to apply Plan discounts to all participating providers.

All Plan members receive discounts at participating dental and vision providers. You will receive savings ranging from 15-50% per visit on included services. You may go to www.CTYDental.com for a list of providers available by zip code.

At participating providers, you will be billed at the time of service and the applicable discount(s) will be applied to that bill.  In no instance will the Plan make payments to the provider on your behalf.

Your participation in the Plan will continue monthly or annually upon timely payment of your monthly or annual dues and shall cease upon your failure to make the payment. You may terminate your participation in the Plan by returning your ID card to Dentachoice/NBBI, 25 Hanover Road, Suite B-150, Florham Park, NJ 07932. If you return your card at any time within the first 30 days of receipt, you will be refunded the entire membership fee.

This plan includes, as per application, you and your legal dependents at no additional charge. You are not required to list your dependents for them to participate in the Plan.

If you have a complaint regarding the Plan, you may contact Dentachoice at: www.CTYDental.com and (888) 311-NBBi or, in writing to: NBBI, 25B Hanover Road, Florham Park, NJ 07932. The complaint will be addressed and you will receive a response within 15 business days.

THIS PLAN IS NOT INSURANCE and is not intended to replace health insurance. This plan does not meet the minimum creditable coverage requirements under M.G.L. c.111M and 956 CMR 5.00. This plan is not a Qualified Health Plan under the Affordable Care Act. This is not a Medicare prescription drug plan.

This Member Agreement AO-DACMPA2013, the Member ID Card AO-DACID2013 and its Benefit Descriptions represent the entire agreement between you and AccessOne Consumer Health, Inc. and supersedes all other prior representations, statements, or written agreements between you and AccessOne. AccessOne Consumer Health, Inc. has no liability for providing nor guaranteeing service or any liability for the quality of services rendered.

Maryland Residents: The membership fee and one-time registration fee (minus $5.00) will be refunded if cancelled within the first 30 days and upon return of the discount card.

Massachusetts Residents: The Plan is not insurance coverage and does not meet the minimum creditable coverage requirements under M.G.L. c. 111M and 956 CMR 5.00. The range of discounts for medical or ancillary services provided under the Plan will vary depending on the type of provider and medical or ancillary service received.

Nebraska Residents: If you have cancelled at any time after the 30 day period, and you have pre-paid any membership fees, the prepayment will be refunded on a pro-rata basis for months you have not used.

Texas Residents: If you are paying for the discount medical Plan, AccessOne or the Plan will cease collecting membership fees in a reasonable amount of time, but no later than (30) days after receiving a valid cancellation notice. This Plan is: regulated by the Texas Department of Insurance, P.O. Box 12157 Austin Texas 78711: telephone 1-800-252-3439 or (512) 463-6515; website: www.tdi.state.texas.com.

West Virginia Residents: If after receiving our response and you are not satisfied with the resolution you may write of call: West Virginia Insurance Commissioner.

Renewal Conditions: By joining the plan, you are authorizing NBBI to bill your credit card or checking account. This charge shall remain in force until you notify NBBI in writing of its cancellation. This plan will automatically renew (monthly or annually) until cancelled.

This Plan is not available in the following states AK, MT, RI, UT, VT & WA.

Keep a copy of this Member Participation Agreement for your records.

States Available

AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV, WY


States Not Available

AK, MT, RI, UT, VT, WA
Enrollment
$15.00 one-time
Product
$8.00 per Month for Individual
$14.00 per Month for Entire Household
$80.00 per Year for Individual
$140.00 per Year for Entire Household
Standard 1-5 business days $7.95
Two Day 2 business days $15
Next Day 1 business day $30
* Free on orders of $50 or more