Cardinal Care
Virginia's Medicaid Program
Department of Medical Assistance Services

Dental Health is Important to Overall Wellness

dental patient smiling at a mirror

All Medicaid members with full benefits have access to dental services through their Medicaid coverage. During an appointment, your dentist or dental hygienist may clean your teeth, take X-rays and check your gums to understand your overall dental health.

Services covered include:

  • Cleanings and Preventive Care
  • X-Rays and Exams
  • Fillings
  • Dentures
  • Root Canals
  • Gum-Related Treatment
  • Oral Surgeries
  • And More!

Dental health is an important part of your overall health, and you should visit the dentist every 6 months. If you need transportation to your appointment, call the number on your health plan ID card. 

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Your plan may also have vision coverage. Check out your plan’s extra benefits to see if you have this additional coverage.

Not a Medicaid member? Virginia Medicaid offers quality, low-cost and no-cost coverage for Virginians. Learn more about how to apply.