Utilizing the Aetna Dental Access® Network
The Dental Access plan provides you and your family with savings nearly all dental services. Save on cleanings, fillings, braces, root canals, crowns, dentures and more, Plus, you won't have to wait 6 or 12 months for basic or major services. Simply choose from over 226,000* available dental practice locations and receive dental discounts of 15 to 50%. It’s so easy to use, it will have your whole family smiling!
- The Dental Access Plan uses the Aetna Dental Access® Network
- Individual and family plan options - No age restrictions
- The family option includes everyone that lives at the same address
- Choice of monthly or annual plans to fit your budget
- Start using your Dental Access Plan Immediately
- You can use this dental / vision discount plan as often as needed
- No waiting - Immediate savings on dental services including major dental procedures
- Membership kit includes instructions and 2 ID cards
- Cancel at any time - No questions asked - No cancellation fees
- Search for providers in the Aetna Dental Access® network
Note: Your permanent ID cards will arrive by mail within 7-10 business days. You can cancel within 30 days after receipt of membership materials and receive a full refund, less the processing fee.
Dental Access Plan Details
As a member, you can take advantage of savings through the Aetna Dental Access® network. You will have access to discounted services and in most cases, you can save 15% to 50% per visit on everything from general dentistry to root canals, crowns and orthodontia at over 226,000* available dental practice locations.
|Procedure||Average Cost**||Average Cost with Aetna Dental Access***||Member Savings|
|Periodic Oral Exam||$70||$35||$35|
|Comprehensive Oral Exam||$108||$50||$58|
|X Ray, Bitewing Four Film||$79||$41||$38|
|Sealant (Per Tooth)||$72||$37||$35|
|Filling - One Surface Resin Filling, Front (Anterior) Tooth||$200||$101||$99|
|Root Canal Molar Excluding Final Restoration||$1,189||$851||$338|
|Complete Upper Denture (Maxillary)||$1,528||$1,003||$525|
|Comprehensive Orthodontic Treatment - Child||$5991||$3,549||$2,442|
*Dental locations as of September 2017, Aetna Enterprise Database
** 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 cost of care tool as of June 2018.
*** Actual costs and savings may vary by provider, service and geographic location. We use the average of negotiated fees from participating providers to determine the average costs, as shown on the chart.
This is NOT INSURANCE.
Participants must pay health care providers directly.
Actual discounts will vary based on the geographic location of the dental provider and the services provided.
Careington International Corporation provides access to the Aetna Dental Access® network, which is administered by Aetna Life Insurance Company (ALIC). ALIC does not offer or administer the Careington discount program, and is not an affiliate, agent or principal of Careington. Dental providers are independent contractors and not employees or agents of ALIC. ALIC does not provide dental care and is not responsible for outcomes.
DMPO: Careington International Corporation 7400 Gaylord PKWY, Frisco, TX 75034 1-800-290-0523
Vision Care - EyeMed (included at no additional cost)
Members save 20% to 40% off the retail price of eyewear with the EyeMed Vision Care Access Plan D discount program through the Access network. Members are eligible for discounts on exams, eyeglasses and contact lenses from more than 65,000 providers nationwide including independent optometrists, ophthalmologists, opticians, and leading optical retailers such as LensCrafters®, Sears Optical®, Target Optical®, JCPenney® Optical, and most Pearle Vision® locations. Get More Information on the EyeMed Vision Plan.
LASIK eye surgery - National Lasik Network (included at no additional cost)
Discounts: 15% off standard prices or 5% off the promotional prices or special member prices
Provider network: A national network of over 600 locations - Search for locations
Preferred pricing available for Traditional LASIK and Custom LASIK, The National Lasik Network's surgeons have performed over one million LASIK procedures to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism
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. The range of discounts will vary depending on the type of provider and service. The plan does not pay providers directly. Plan members must pay for all services but will receive a discount from participating providers. The list of participating providers is on this website. A written list of participating providers is available upon request. You may cancel within the first 30 days after receipt of membership materials and receive a full refund, less a nominal processing fee (nominal fee for MD residents is $5, AR and TN residents will be refunded processing fee). Discount Medical Plan Organization and administrator: Careington International Corporation, 7400 Gaylord Parkway, Frisco, TX 75034; phone 800-441-0380.
This plan is not available in Vermont or Washington
Dental Access Pricing
|Member + One||$14.95*||$149.00*|
|Member + Family||$17.95*||$179.00*|
*Plus, a one-time non-refundable
processing fee of $20.
The Dental Access plan includes the EyeMed Discount Vision Plan at no additional cost. More Info
The Dental Access plan is a discount plan. When you Sign Up, you have access to substantial discounts on nearly all your dental Procedures
Simply use a participating Aetna Dental Access Network provider and pay the discounted amount directly to your dental office.
You can use your Dental Access plan immediately after you sign up.
You will receive your ID number by email right after you sign up online or over the phone.
Your permanent ID cards will arrive in the mail within 7-10 days.
- You can use your dental and vision plan as often as needed
- There is No Waiting for preventative, basic or major services.
- Your entire household (including children away at college) can be included in the family plan.
- You can cancel your Dental Access plan at any time. If you cancel within the first 30 days of enrollment, you'll receive a 100% refund less any nominal processing fee paid at the time you signed up, no questions asked.
- You may go to the provider of your choice; however, you will only receive a discount by going to a participating provider. You can also change providers at any time, just make sure you use a participating provider..
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