Dental Coverage

Blue Cross Community MMAI plan members will use DentaQuest®* providers for dental care. Visit the DentaQuest site to find dentists  Choose a dentist who is on the list. Dentists on the list are in our plan network. Some dental care requires prior approval. For those services, you must have approval before getting treatment. Without approval, you will have to pay for those services.

What services are covered?

Some of the dental services covered include:

  • 2 cleanings per year
  • 2 exams per year
  • Annual x-rays
  • Emergency dental services

What services are not covered?

This plan does not cover some dental services such as:

  • Cosmetic dentistry
  • Tooth bleaching
  • Implants

Supplemental Dental Benefit

In addition to your dental coverage, you may be able to get a supplemental dental benefit as a Blue Cross Community MMAI plan member. This benefit—a $500 allowance—would help pay for dental services that would NOT otherwise be covered by Medicare or Medicaid. For more information, see the Member Handbook Link to Member Handbook PDF.

To learn more about dental benefits, see the Member Handbook Link to Member Handbook PDF.

* Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) dental care services are administered by DentaQuest. BCBSIL and DentaQuest are separate companies.


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