Dental Benefits

General dentistry including regular and emergency treatment for children under 21 years of age and pregnant women is offered through the State of Maryland. Dental services are provided by the Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program administered by Scion Dental. If you are eligible for the Dental Services Program, you will receive information and a dental card from Scion Dental. If you have not received your dental ID card or have questions about your dental benefits, call the Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental program at 855-934-9812.

MedStar Family Choice provides adult dental services. The dental benefits you can get if you are age 21 and older are:

  • Dental exam and cleaning two times a year
  • X-rays
  • Fillings
  • Simple extractions

As of January 1, 2018, adult dental benefit services are now provided through a new company called Avesis. Your benefits will not change.

Contact Avesis at 844-478-0512 for specific exclusions or to help you find a dentist in the network.

For treatment for children under 21 years of age and pregnant women, please contact Scion Dental at 855-934-9812.

Information current as of: 04/30/18