Plan 501
Plan Highlights and Carrier Information

Key Features

  • Unlimited use of the plan
  • Immediate savings
  • Include your entire household

Please note that this is not health insurance and we do not make payments directly to medical service providers. It is a discount program, and you are obligated to pay for all health care services. You will receive discounts for medical services at certain health care providers who have contracted with the plan. This plan is administered by Careington International Corporation, 7400 Gaylord Parkway, Frisco, TX 75034. The program and its administrators have no liability for providing or guaranteeing service or the quality of service rendered. Note to Utah residents: this contract is not protected by the Utah Life and Health Guaranty Association.


  • Save 20% to 60% on most dental procedures including routine oral exams, unlimited cleanings, and major work such as dentures, root canals, and crowns
  • 20% savings on orthodontics including braces and retainers for children and adults
  • Cosmetic dentistry such as bonding and veneers also included
  • All specialties included—Endodontics, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, and Prosthodontics – a 20% reduction on normal fees where available
  • All dentists must meet highly selective credentialing standards based on education, background, license standing and other requirements
  • Members may visit any participating dentist on the plan and change providers at any time

About the Administrator

Careington International Corporation offers an affordable dental discount plan that allows members to receive discounted dental services at participating provider offices.

You'll find everything you need to know about Careington right here on our website. Simply complete and submit the short application, and you're on your way to big savings on dental care for you and your family.

Careington has been an innovative leader in the field of dental care since its inception in 1979. Over the years our goal has remained the same: To create a dental program marketable to the employer, profitable to the Dental Provider, and economical for the member. We are committed to making this goal a reality, and as a direct result of our dedication, Careington boasts a nationwide provider panel of over 90,000 participating dentists for all plans combined.

Because Careington was among the first to offer quality dental services at a discount, we have had years to develop an extensive provider panel. In fact our provider panel is one of the strongest in the country. Not only do we offer an extensive selection of doctors, but our credentialing system guarantees that our members only have access to the best dentists.

Careington is owned by the same two Dallas-area dentists who founded the company in 1979. Their expertise gives Careington first-hand experience when it comes to understanding the cares and needs of dental patients. Because of this industry knowledge, Careington's members are offered a dental discount package that is both extensive and current with the latest procedures.

Careington's discount plan is an affordable dental discount plan that allows members to receive discounted dental services at participating provider offices. The program provides a low monthly cost, a complete schedule of services, and an extensive provider panel. All dental discounts are available when you receive your card.

Next to health, dental is the most requested program in today's society. Careington has been pivotal in promoting the accessibility of affordable dental discounts to millions of people nationwide, and we welcome the opportunity to serve your dental needs. For us, providing dental services isn't just another business, it's our only business.

Administrator Privacy Policy

In order to issue a membership for you and your family, you are required to provide Careington certain personally identifiable information. Personal information will be disclosed only to those necessary to activate your membership. Careington does not sell, rent or barter your information.


THIS PLAN IS NOT INSURANCE and is not intended to replace health insurance. This plan does not meet the minimum creditable coverage requirements under M.G.L. c.111M and 956 CMR 5.00. This plan is not a Qualified Health Plan under the Affordable Care Act. This is not a Medicare prescription drug plan. The range of discounts will vary depending on the type of provider and service. The plan does not pay providers directly. Plan members must pay for all services but will receive a discount from participating providers. The list of participating providers is available here. A written list of participating providers is available upon request. You may cancel within the first 30 days after receipt of membership materials and receive a full refund, less a nominal processing fee (nominal fee for MD residents is $5, AR and TN residents will be refunded processing fee). Discount Medical Plan Organization and administrator: Careington International Corporation, 7400 Gaylord Parkway, Frisco, TX 75034; phone 800-441-0380. This plan is not available in Vermont or Washington.