Staying up-to-date in the changing world of dental benefit plans can be a difficult task. Because of this, the Michigan Dental Association is committed to helping MDA members cope with economic, professional, ethical and legal challenges resulting from changes in Michigan’s dental benefits market.

For specific questions not addressed in this section, please click the button at right to email MDA staff.

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Find questions and answers on dealing with dental insurers compiled from the MDA Journal’s “Dentistry and the Law” column.

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A collection of For Your Benefit columns authored by Dr. Chris Smiley, former chair of the ADA Council on Dental Benefit Programs.

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This guide is designed to give you valuable tips and information to use when working with dental benefit contracts.

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Information on Michigan’s Healthy Kids Dental program including policies, administrators, and other resources.

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The state’s Healthy Michigan Plan offers health and dental coverage to low-income Michigan residents ages 19-64 who meet certain eligibility criteria.

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Information from the MDHHS regarding expanded access to managed care dental benefits for pregnant women enrolled in Medicaid Dental Fee-for-Service.

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The MDA Patient Communication Kit is designed help you communicate with patients who may be considering reducing or eliminating dental visits due to a loss in insurance coverage.