Expanding Access to Affordable Dental Care
At Lakeview Dental Waldorf, MD every day, we see life transforming with smiles of patients who complete treatment our office. We do our best to provide affordable dental care to everyone so that they can have access to high-quality tooth replacement solutions.
We provide a variety of payment options to ensure that you can afford the treatment you need!
1.First see if your insurance covers
Dental insurance varies a lot in terms of its coverage. Mostly, basic dental insurance do not cover dental implants. But some insurance provide premium plans that may cover a part of dental implant cost. Mostly you may end up using your annual maximum limit with these treatments.
Please talk to your insurance company with the number on back of your insurance card or talk to your human resource department to get the exact information regarding your insurance coverage. Here is some example of dental implant coverage from some insurances:
Insurance plans that cover dental implants
|Insurance plan||Cost covered by insurance||Annual maximum|
|Ameritas PrimeStar||20% coverage for the first year and up to 50% in subsequent years||$1,000 or $2,000, depending on coverage|
|Cigna Dental Care (DHMO)||80% coverage||No maximum|
|Delta Dental PPO Enhanced Plan||50% coverage at PPO dentist, 40% at Premier dentist||$1,000|
|Delta Dental PPO Premium Plan||50% coverage at PPO dentist, 40% at Premier dentist||$1,500|
|United Healthcare Premier Plus||10% coverage on day one, 40% after year one and 50% after year two||$2,000 annually|
2. Payment options
- At Lakeview Dental we accepts Cash, Checks, Credit Cards (Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Discover) as a form of payment.
- We also accept FSA – flexible spend accounts and Healthcare spending account cards as a payment towards your dental treatment. Some patients also use their tax returns to pay for their treatment.
3. Finance options
We also offer Financing through healtcare lending partners: CareCredit* and Sunbit financing. Please talk with our staff for more information on specific credit financing policies.
3a. About Sunbit dental financing operated by TAB bank.
- Simple, efficient online application process and instant credit decisions
- Full-amount approvals for a wide range of credit quality
- Clear, simple, and concise loan documents
3b. About CareCredit
CareCredit is a healthcare credit card operated by GE that helps you pay for out-of-pocket healthcare expenses for you and your family! Once you are approved, you can use it, again and again, to help manage health costs not covered by insurance*. Please check with our practice to see what types of plans are offered, and what, if any, minimum treatment fee is required