Keeping your teeth healthy without a dental program can be expensive. Having the right dental coverage makes it easier to visit the dentist and helps lower your costs. That’s where MetLife TakeAlong Dental comes in! It offers competitive pricing and great benefits today and in the future, providing you with continuous coverage.
Introducing MetLife TakeAlong Dental DHMO/Managed Care Program.
Two plans/benefit coverage levels to choose from: LOW or HIGH.
This is a brief description of services covered under the MetLife TakeAlong Dental, DHMO-HIGH/Managed Care Program. For details please see Full Schedule of Benefits:
- Pre-select a dentist at time of enrollment, who participates in the network
- Broad network of carefully screened general dentists and specialists who provide dental care at a reduced cost
- No waiting periods, claim forms, deductibles or annual maximums
For more details and program information, please see the Additional Network Information section towards the bottom of this page.
Please read the Schedule of Benefits including the exclusions and limitations before beginning your enrollment.
New York, NY 10166
SafeGuard Health Plans Inc.
Irvine, CA 92614
Dental managed care program benefits are provided by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife), a New York corporation in NY. Dental HMO program benefits are provided by: SafeGuard Health Plans, Inc. a California corporation, in CA; SafeGuard Health Plans, Inc. a Florida corporation, in FL; and SafeGuard Health Plans, Inc., a Texas corporation, in TX. The Dental HMO/Managed Care companies are part of the MetLife family of companies.
"DHMO" is used to refer to product designs that may differ by state of residence of the enrollee, including but not limited to: "Specialized Health Care Service Programs" in California; "Prepaid Limited Health Service Organizations" as described in Chapter 636 of the Florida statutes in Florida; and "Single Service Health Maintenance Organizations" in Texas.
Certain administrative services are provided by Careington BenefitSolutions (Careington), Frisco, TX. Careington is not affiliated with MetLife or its affiliates. In certain states, availability of the individual dental product is subject to regulatory approval. Like most benefits programs, benefit programs offered by MetLife and its affiliates contain certain exclusions, exceptions, reductions, limitations, waiting periods and terms for keeping them in force. Please contact MetLife for costs and complete details.
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