CAREINGTON DENTAL PLANS HAVE BEEN APPROVED IN
THE FOLLOWING STATES.
All of the above Careington Dental charges are reduced fees for services
performed by a participating general dentist. Fee schedule
subject to change without notice. Actual
savings may vary.
There is a
one-time processing fee of $15 charged with your initial
payment to buy the plan. Any procedure
not listed is available on a fee for service basis at a 20%
discount from the participating provider's fee schedule.
Consult with your participating dentist
prior to beginning any treatment. Fees do not include lab
costs which are the members responsibility. Some services, at
the discretion of the general dentist, may need to be referred
to a specialist (advanced degree). Please see "Additional
Specialty Services." The information displayed is for
marketing purposes only. Additional procedures and services
are discounted but not shown. Co-payments subject to change
without notification. This fee schedule represents the
primary plan available in your state.
Specialty Services in California
provided by a participating specialist, if available, in Oral
Surgery, Orthodontics, Periodontics, Pedodontics or
Endodontics will be charged at a 20% reduction of
participating specialist's fees for that particular case. Some
specialists may require a consultation visit before treatment
is initiated. Discuss each case with specialist prior to
beginning any treatment.
some whitening procedures will not be discounted by all
providers. Implants and some whitening procedures will only be
discounted if the participating
provider has agreed to discount these procedures as part of
their contract. These services will be offered, when
applicable, at a 15% discount off of the provider's normal
fee. If the General Dentist's normal fee for any procedure is
less than the fee listed on this schedule, the dentist will
charge 20% off of their normal fee for that procedure.
Careington California Dental Plan Exclusions
(1) Work in
progress is not discounted. (2) Work in progress after joining
on the dental plan must be completed before selecting another
participating dentist. (3) Any dental procedures performed by
a non-participating dentist are not discounted. (4) We cannot
guarantee the continued participation of any dentist. If
he/she leaves the plan, you will need to select another
dentist. (5) Not all types of dentists may be available in
your area; you may have to travel to receive care from a
participating general dentist or specialist. (6) Some
providers may charge for missed or broken appointments with no
prior notice. (7) Please verify that the dentist is a
participating provider when scheduling your appointment. (8)
Work in progress prior to
joining on the dental plan must be completed by the dentist
who started the work and is subject to no discount. (9) Rates
are subject to change without notification.
Limitations in California
This is a
discount program. This is not an insurance plan. CAREINGTON
cannot guarantee specialty care in all areas. In cases in
which you are referred to a participating specialist, you will
generally receive 15% to 20% off their usual and customary
fees. Please verify such benefits with each individual
provider. Work in progress, after joining the plan, must be
completed by the provider who started the work. Any procedures
performed by a California non-participating provider are not included. CAREINGTON International cannot guarantee the continued
participation of any provider. If he or she leaves the plan,
you will need to select another provider. Not all types of
providers may be available in your area.
California providers may charge for missed or broken appointments if no
prior notice is given. It is the member's responsibility to
verify that the provider is a participating provider. This
plan does not include all procedures which might be provided.
Any procedure delivered which is not listed on the Schedule of
Services may cause additional cost to be incurred by the
member. The dollar amount specified adjacent to each procedure
may not be the only cost incurred for a given treatment
because the treatment may require more than one procedure.
California Residents: This contract
is not protected by the
Life and Health Guaranty Association. The program and the
program administrators have no liability for providing or
guaranteeing service and have no liability for the quality of
WANTED: California Careington dental plan producers - agent affiliates.