Why Delta Dental

As the nation's leading dental insurance provider, we are dedicated to the advancement of the oral health of our customers and communities through our insurance offerings and philanthropic efforts.

At Delta Dental, we protect more smiles than any other dental insurance provider, with the largest network of dentists nationwide, accomplished claims administration, and personalized service.


Fast Facts

1 in 3 Americans with dental insurance are covered by Delta Dental

3 out of 4 dentists in the U.S. have chosen to be part of Delta Dental’s network

Established in 1954 and focuses solely on dental care



Working with the community

At Delta Dental, our mission is to put a happier, healthier smile on every American’s face by providing greater access to oral health care.

Through our community efforts, Delta Dental is able to help millions of Americans each year by improving oral health education and access, supporting local services and programs, and expanding dental care.


Providing dental expertise

Our National Scientific Advisory Committee, comprised of highly skilled outside experts, provides independent dental research and evaluates dental treatment and outcomes.

Through this team of experts, we can assure that our groups and individuals have policies and plans backed by sound science and research.


Ensuring that members come first

Delta Dental is committed to ensuring that our clinical policies reflect the best dental science available, are based on evidence of successful outcomes, and align with dental specialty organization position statements and dental school curriculum, where possible.

We constantly review existing and new Current Dental Terminology (CDT) code for coverage and establish policies to help protect consumers from being charged for miscoded, unnecessary, incomplete, non-delivered, or improperly documented services.


Creating useful digital tools

Delta Dental provides consumers with advanced digital tools that allow consumers to find the dentist they would like to see, identify costs associated with different procedures, and manage their accounts on their mobile devices.

Our goal is to provide consumers with access tools to keep their smile healthy - anytime, anywhere.


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Final thoughts

We protect more smiles than any other dental insurance provider nationwide. At Delta Dental, our team of experts is dedicated to making your dental insurance selection process as easy as possible.


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If you have additional questions or require further support, contact your dentist or connect with your local Delta Dental.