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Dental Care

Dental Benefits

Benefits include:

HIP Plus:

  • Oral exams: One every six months per member
  • Teeth cleanings: One every six months per member
  • Emergency oral exams
  • Bite-wing x-rays: One complete bitewing x-ray series per 12 months
  • Comprehensive x-rays: One set per 36 months
  • Minor restorative services, such as fillings: Four per person per 12 months
  • Major restorative services, such as crowns: One per person per benefit year. One per tooth per lifetime.

HIP Basic (Ages 19 & 20 only):

  • Oral exams: One every six months per member
  • Teeth cleanings: One every six months per member
  • Emergency oral exams
  • Bite-wing x-rays: One complete bitewing x-ray series per 12 months
  • Comprehensive x-rays: Complete set once per 36 months

HIP State Plan (Plus and Basic):

  • Oral exams: One every six months per member
  • Teeth cleanings: One every six months per member
  • Emergency oral exams
  • Bite-wing x-rays: One complete bitewing x-ray series per 12 months
  • Comprehensive x-rays: Complete set per 36 months
  • Extractions - surgical removal of erupted or impacted tooth: No limit.
  • Dentures and denture repairs

HIP Maternity:

  • Oral exams: One every six months per member
  • Teeth cleanings: One every six months per member
  • Emergency oral exams
  • Bite-wing x-rays: One complete bitewing x-ray series per 12 months
  • Comprehensive x-rays: Complete set one per 36 months
  • Extractions - surgical removal of erupted or impacted tooth: No limit
  • Dentures and denture repairs

Find a Network Dentist

Use our Find a Provider tool or call MHS Member Services at 1-877-647-4848.

POWER Up to HIP Plus!

Don’t have dental, vision and chiropractic benefits? Take charge of your health next year and POWER Up to HIP Plus. Make sure you keep paying your POWER Account contributions to keep HIP Plus benefits.

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Last Updated: 06/02/2022