Vision Benefits

Routine vision care is available to all MedStar Family Choice members. The vision benefits include an eye exam and new glasses each year. Contact lenses are only covered for certain conditions.

Routine vision providers can be found on the Avesis Find a Provider page. For more specific questions regarding your vision benefits or for help finding a vision provider close to you, please call Avesis Medicaid Member Services at 844-478-0512.

For information about surgery or medical eye benefits, please call MedStar Family Choice Member Services at 888-404-3549.

Dental Benefits

Adult Dental Benefits (see below for pregnant women and children under 21)

For members 21 and over, please visit the Avesis Find a Provider page for routine dental care for adults. MedStar Family Choice provides adult dental services. Contact Avesis at 844-478-0512 for specific exclusions or to help you find a dentist in the network.

The dental benefits for members 21 and older are:

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

Dental Benefits for Pregnant Women and Children Under 21

Routine dental care for pregnant women and children under 21 years of age is directly provided by the Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program. 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. Please visit the Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program website for more information or to find a dentist.