Benefits that will make your employees smile

Group dental benefits that are affordable and simple to administer.

Smile, you’re covered.

With routine dental hygiene visits, your employees could not only have a healthier smile, but also be saving on costs with dental coverage from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas (BCBSKS).

Choose your dental plan

Research shows that dental health plays a vital role in overall physical health. When you choose to make dental insurance a part of your health plan, you’re providing your employees with another invaluable benefit.

Woman's dental exam

Comprehensive dental services

Our dental plans provide comprehensive coverage for most preventive services, as well as primary and major services. In addition, an annual maximum of up to $200 is also available for teeth whitening services through several of our dental plans.

    • Oral examinations (two per year)
    • Prophylaxis, including cleaning, scaling and polishing  (two per year)
    • Dental x-rays required to treat or diagnose diseases or abnormalities of the teeth, surrounding tissue and cavity detection (includes two bitewings per year, and one full-mouth during a five-year period)
      • (1) Bitewing x-rays are limited to two per benefit period per insured.
      • (2) Full-mouth x-rays are limited to once each five years per insured.
    • Fluoride application for insureds under age 21 limited to once each year per insured.
    • Space maintainers limited to the initial placement for insureds under age 16.
    • Sealants limited to one application per lifetime per eligible insured between 5 and 17 years of age inclusive, and limited to permanent molars and bicuspids.
    • Surgical consultations.
    • Simple extractions
    • Fillings (except gold)
    • Endodontics (Root Canal Treatment)
    • Periodontic treatment of the gums, consisting of examination, management and surgery
    • Extraction of impacted teeth
    • Inlays
    • Repair of dentures
    • General anesthesia when the dental treatment is a covered service
    • Emergency treatment to temporarily relieve acute dental pain (subject to limitations)
    • Non-surgical care of acute oral infection and oral lesions
    • Crowns
    • Onlays
    • Dentures
    • Bridges
    • Oral/Periodontal Surgery (Other than Periodontal surgery of the gums)
    • Dental Implants