To find dentists who take Medicaid, locate the dental section in your Medicaid policy handbook. Open an Internet browser, enter your state's Medicaid URL, and consult the dental section.
- Read the dental section of your state Medicaid policy book
Open your Medicaid policy book to the dental section, and look for a website address or a case worker phone number for the policy.
- Search the Medicaid website for dentists
Locate the Medicaid website search field, enter "dentists taking Medicaid", and hit Return.
- Review search results
Scroll through the search results of dentists who take Medicaid. Click on the link for a preferred dentist.
- Call Medicaid and speak to a case worker if no Internet is available
Find the Medicaid assistance phone number in the policy book. Call this number, and ask to speak to a representative who specializes in dental coverage with Medicaid policies.
- Ask for a list of dentists who take Medicaid
Give the Medicaid specialist the region in which to find a dentist. Write down the names and phone numbers of the dentists the Medicaid specialist provides.
- Call the dentist and confirm
Call the dentist number provided through the state Medicaid website or from the Medicaid specialist to confirm that the dentist accepts Medicaid dental policies.