As part of the program's extended benefits, the Medi-Cal Program offers a comprehensive range of dental services. In January 2018, the California Department of Health Care Services updated its Medi-Cal Dental Program and provided Medi-Cal beneficiaries with access to high-quality dental care.
Our practice in North Hollywood accepts all major insurance plans and Denti-Cal as well. Denti-Cal benefits have been recently expanded and now include a more important procedures. As the largest provider of Medi-Cal Dental services in North Hollywood, Gershfeld Family Dental is pleased to serve our large community and help our patients take advantage of the improved Medi-Cal Dental (Denti-Cal) coverage.
Medi-Cal Dental benefits changes applied to adults over 21 but did not affect its coverage for children and pregnant women and will stay the same. In addition to existing procedures, the extended Denti-Cal benefits for adults now cover the following treatments:
Deep cleaning (also known as scaling and root planing)
White crowns for front teeth
Root canals for back teeth
More types of exams
Our staff at Gershfeld Family Dental has 20+ years of experience working with Medi-Cal Dental Program and can make sure you have adequate and timely pre-approvals and care. Our office on Vineland has appointments available with quality dentists who can advise you on Medi-Cal Dental coverage advantages and disadvantages and can always inform you on appropriate upgrade options.
Call now (818) 761-8899 to find out if you qualify and learn how to start claiming your new Medi-Cal / Denti-Cal benefits.