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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
The Scheme: I assume The Scheme is an insurance plan available in your area. It's not available where I practice (Pennsylvania). See an Orthodontic Specialist f ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Brigham
50 years experience Orthodontics
Sorry, no: Medicaid is a medical insurance designed to cover medical, not dental issues. In spite of the fact that correcting a malocclusion in some cases can be ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Be patient: It is very common for the speech to be affected during active Invisalign treatment. Pronouncing words that begin with the letter "S is the most commo ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Spector
39 years experience Orthodontics
Invisalign: Many adult patients are interested in treatment using invisalign tooth aligners because they are removable and transparent. In many cases, they are us ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Implants: No usually however you can check with a local dental school as sometimes they can get medicaid to pay for things they would normally not pay for.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
It might: if it's a regular Medicaid and if the procedure is medically need it. The best way to find pot is to call Medicaid directly and ask your dentist ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Only if...: Only if orthodontic treatment was purchased as one of the covered procedures in this ny state plan. Ask your hr office or insurance agent if your ver ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Siu
16 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Probably not: Medicare does not cover routine dental care or most dental procedures such as cleanings, fillings, tooth extractions or dentures. In rare cases, medic ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
55 years experience Plastic Surgery
Might: Might (?) cover if it is for medical reasons (like jaw or occlusion problems).
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
Check specific plan: Regular health insurance does not usually cover the cost of dentures, possibly if accident related and then very doubtful .What type of health insura ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Please research at: Medicaid website. I treat chest pains and health problems, i don't sell insurance or work for the government.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debi Williams
25 years experience Dentistry
Depends: Each state determines what medicaid will cover for the citizens in that state. In my state, medicaid covers cleanings, extractions and two fillings a ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
No: If as a cosmetic procedure or not medically necessary, then no.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
45 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: Yes.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
45 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: Yes.
A male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. This information is directly from the department of vermont health access. "dental coverage under dr dynasaur (medicaid & schip) includes the ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Usually: Depends on your particular coverage just how much, but all I know of has some coverage for an extraction. Check with your representative. Good Luck.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes it dose as far: I know, in michigan.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
Probably not: Probably not as it would not deemed medically necessary.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes it dose: In michigan as far i know.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Satish Sundar
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: This is a medical condition, not cosmetic. Do call your Insurance company to check on deductibles, copays etc. That is what matters, regarding coverag ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Great Question: Invisalign does not move teeth through bone it only tips teeth and can sometimes rotate teeth. Braces move teeth through bone and are a better choice.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Insurance: Talk to your insurance carrier representative on their 1-800- number.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Ostreicher
Specializes in Orthodontics
About $4,500 -$5,500: Of course, fees vary depending on geography and complexity. However the average fee, for an average two year case, is between $4, 500 and $5, 500.
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