Adult Dental Services

We cover emergency dental services for adults 21 years of age and older only.

Emergency medical or dental condition:  A sudden, serious medical or dental condition where the presenting symptoms are of sufficient severity that a prudent layperson with an average knowledge of health and medicine would reasonably believe that the lack of immediate medical care could:

  • Place your health (or the health of your unborn child) at serious risk.
  • Impair the function of your body.
  • Impair the function of a body part or organ.

These services may be given by a:

  • Dentist
  • Oral surgeon
  • Orthodontist

What is a covered service?

  • Treatment of fractures of the upper or lower jaw
  • Biopsy
  • Removal of tumors
  • Removal of a tooth when it is an emergency

Limits

We do not cover temporomandibular joint (TMJ) surgery and treatment for adults.