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.Continue Reading
Open your Medicaid policy book to the dental section, and look for a website address or a case worker phone number for the policy.
Locate the Medicaid website search field, enter "dentists taking Medicaid", and hit Return.
Scroll through the search results of dentists who take Medicaid. Click on the link for a preferred dentist.
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.
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 number provided through the state Medicaid website or from the Medicaid specialist to confirm that the dentist accepts Medicaid dental policies.
For those enrolled in Medicaid, as opposed to Medicare, a good resource for finding dentists is the state's Health and Human Services website. Medicare in Rhode Island does not cover dental services. Medicaid and Medicare are separate entities, although they are often confused due to their similar names.Full Answer >
There are several online resources that locate dentists by ZIP code, such as dentalplans.com, 1800dentist.com and mouthhealthy.org. In addition to ZIP code, there are qualifiers that may help identify dentists.Full Answer >
There are many listings of dentists online, including MouthHealthy.org, which is run by the American Dental Association. Other good listings include phone directories, such as YellowPages.com, and business listing websites with user reviews, such as Yelp.com.Full Answer >
Some dentists that are open on Sunday in Los Angeles as of April 2015 include Yasmini Atacador, Mint Dental, Cheng Dental, and Gateway Dental. These are all highly rated dentists in the Los Angeles area.Full Answer >