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How to Join Delta Dental as a Dentist

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How to become a Delta Dental dentist.

Grow your practice with Delta Dental

Delta Dental focuses on getting patients into your office as an essential part of achieving and maintaining good oral health. We give you exposure to the nation’s largest dental insurance customer base, provide easy administration, pay you directly when treating Delta Dental patients and provide quick, accurate claims processing—so you’ll be paid promptly and easily.

Our fee-for-service plans.
Compensation

Receive payment based on the fee schedule, maximum contract allowance or amount submitted to Delta Dental, whichever is lower.

States included in our networks

AL, CA, DC, DE, FL, GA, LA, MD, MS, MT, NV, NY, PA, TX, UT and WV.

In Texas, Delta Dental offers dental provider organization (DPO) plans.

Eligibility

You must be a licensed, practicing dentist meeting our credentialing requirements.

  1. Request a participation packet

    You can expect to receive a participation packet within 10 business days.

  2. Review & accept PPO fee schedule

    Once you have received the packet and reviewed the PPO fee schedule, you must agree to accept payment according to the lesser of the fee you submit on claims or the fee shown on the schedule.

  3. Complete, sign and email the Participating Dentist Agreement

    Complete, sign and email the Participating Dentist Agreement, PPO amendment and accompanying forms to the address contained in the information packet. Please be sure to mail all requested information. Missing documents will delay processing.

    AL, FL, GA, MS, LA, and TX: email to professionalservices@
    ddic.delta.org

    DE, DC, MD, NY, PA, and WV: email to DDPDentist_Services@
    deltadentalpa.org

    CA, MT, NV, and UT: email to Dservices@delta.org


  1. Request a participation packet

    You can expect to receive a participation packet within 10 business days.

  2. Review & accept PPO fee schedule

    Once you have received the packet and reviewed the PPO fee schedule, you must agree to accept payment according to the lesser of the fee you submit on claims or the fee shown on the schedule.

  3. Complete, sign and email the Participating Dentist Agreement

    Complete, sign and email the Participating Dentist Agreement, PPO amendment and accompanying forms to the address contained in the information packet. Please be sure to mail all requested information. Missing documents will delay processing.

    AL, FL, GA, MS, LA, and TX: email to professionalservices@ddic.delta.org

    DE, DC, MD, NY, PA, and WV: email to DDPDentist_Services@deltadentalpa.org

    CA, MT, NV, and UT: email to Dservices@delta.org


Our HMO-type prepaid closed network dental plan.
Compensation

Competitive compensation includes capitation payments for each enrollee assigned to your office, encounter fees and procedural guarantees.

States included in our enterprise's networks

Nationwide

In some states, compensation is similar to our fee-for-service network plans.

Eligibility

You must be a licensed, practicing dentist meeting our credentialing requirements.

Request a participation packet

You can expect to receive a participation packet within 10 business days.

Review & Accept DeltaCare USA fee schedule

Once you have received the packet and reviewed the fee schedule, you must agree to accept payment according to the lesser of the fee you submit on claims or the fee shown on the schedule.

Complete, sign and email the Participating Dentist Agreement. Email to: pr-dcusa-west@delta.org

Complete, sign and email the Participating Dentist Agreement, amendment and accompanying forms to the address contained in the information packet. Please be sure to mail all requested information. Missing documents will delay processing. Email to: pr-dcusa-west@delta.org

Affiliate dental plans for membership, federal and state government programs.

In order to apply for participation in the Delta Dental Medicare Advantage provider network, please send an email to medadv@delta.org and we will reply with an application and contract.