• Home
  • /
  • Blog
  • /
  • Understanding Dental Coverage: Medicare Advantage vs. Stand-Alone Plans
May 22, 2024

Medicare Advantage is a complex insurance topic, and it's important to understand its limitations and benefits. Specifically, let's explore the differences between stand-alone dental plans and dental coverage offered through Medicare Advantage, so that you can make informed decisions about your benefits.

Original Medicare does not include routine dental and vision coverage, while some Medicare Advantage plans do cover dental exams and professional cleanings twice a year. However, these plans may have limited dental provider networks and may not offer significant savings. Furthermore, there may be restrictions on coverage for procedures such as fillings, crowns, and implants.

On the other hand, stand-alone dental plans offer more comprehensive benefits, including coverage for exams, cleanings, and services necessary for maintaining oral health. They also provide more flexibility, allowing you to stay with your dental plans even if you change Medicare plans. Stand-alone plans often have wider network access, which can include out-of-network coverage.

Get Help

Compare Medicare coverage options with the help of one of our agents:

Talk to us: (833) 265-9655 

Medicare brokers such as Lehigh Partners get paid by the insurance companies they represent. And you pay exactly the same rate for your insurance if you use a Medicare consultant (broker). There is no extra fee or cost for enrolling through a broker. You will never pay a fee for our help.


Find a Plan

Shop for coverage online. Safe, Secure, & Confidential

Call us

Call Lehigh Partners at 1-833-265-9655

Licensed insurance agents are available to help you through enrollment and beyond.

Need Help?

Get in touch with a licensed sales agent now by filling out the form - no obligations!

Medicare Checklist

Get Our FREE Medicare Checklist.

Download our complimentary Medicare checklist and conveniently access all the necessary information in one place, ensuring you never miss a crucial number, deadline, or date again.

Tags

Dental


General Medicare information

Ambulances play a crucial role in transporting patients to and from medical facilities, such as hospitals.

General Medicare information, Health and Wellness

Medicare Advantage is a complex insurance topic, and it's important to understand its limitations and benefits.

General Medicare information

Do you think you know Medicare inside and out? We put together a challenging 10-question Medicare

General Medicare information

Introduction At Lehigh Partners, we are committed to simplifying Medicare for residents of Bethlehem, PA. We

Ready to talk to an agent about your Medicare coverage?

>