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Important COVID-19 updates and resources for enrollees

Last updated 6/25/2020

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For important updates and the latest information about the coronavirus, we strongly recommend reviewing and following the guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Our top priority is to continue meeting the needs of our customers and enrollees to ensure your health and safety.

Critical updates

A message to Delta Dental customers and patients about COVID-19 (March 20, 2020)

Managing your oral health at home

Tips to meet your dental needs during the COVID-19 crisis

With phone, text or video, dentists can provide virtual consultation and diagnose emergency situations to determine if you need to schedule an in-person visit. Using teledentistry helps reduce the risk of exposure for you, your dentist and the office staff.

Delta Dental covers teledentistry services. Check your plan coverage for details, and contact your dental office to find out if teledentistry is available.

If you have an urgent dental need, please contact your dental office directly for current availability. Learn more about what to do if you have a dental emergency.

Many dental offices across the country have reopened for non-emergency treatment. To help you decide if returning to the dentist at this time is right for you, review these details on what you can expect before and during your visit.

By being proactive, you can decrease your risk for tooth decay and gum disease, which can weaken your immune system. 

Take care of your teeth and gums with a thorough, at-home oral care routine that includes regular brushing, flossing and healthy eating.

Learn more about an ideal at-home care routine and get special offers by joining BrushSmart™¹, the oral wellness program available exclusively to Delta Dental enrollees. As a BrushSmart member, you'll receive special offers on dental products, tips on home care and recommendations on tools to meet your needs.

1. BrushSmart is a trademark of Delta Dental of California.