Our new patient offer is a great introduction to our practice. New Patients receive an exam with the doctor, all necessary x-rays, a cleaning with the hygienist, and a personalized treatment plan, all for $79.
Healthcare costs can be significant for many families, and we are happy to work with you to ensure you can receive the care you need. We encourage you to speak with our team to discuss affordable payment options for your dental care. All Southern Connecticut Dental Group practices offer flexible payment options to fit within most budgets.
Paying for Your Care
All Southern Connecticut Dental Group locations accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Personal Checks, and Money Orders. We now accept Apple Pay and Google Pay.
Accepted Dental Insurance
Southern Connecticut Dental Group accepts over 200 dental insurance plans including: Connecticut Delta Dental, MetLife, BlueCross BlueShield, Guardian, Cigna, Aetna, Altus, Assurant, Sunlife and United Concordia. Is your insurance not listed? Give us a call to confirm acceptance. While we may be out of network with a limited number of insurance plans, fees may be similar, or even less. We’re happy to verify insurance coverage prior to your first visit to make your experience quick and seamless.
Southern Connecticut Dental Group accepts Essential Dental Plan which allows members to receive the dental care they need at the savings they can afford. Get instant access to significant savings on all dental services plus free exams and x-rays. Choose individual, two-individual, or family coverage and enjoy peace of mind knowing you can maintain your oral health. The Essential Dental Plan is not insurance.
Care Credit is a third-party healthcare credit card that helps finance healthcare related costs. Care Credit extends special financing options that you can’t get when using your Visa or MasterCard. Whether you use your healthcare credit card to cover your deductible, or to pay for treatments and procedures not covered by insurance, CareCredit helps make them possible today.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you accept any discount dental plans?
Southern Connecticut Dental Group accepts Essential Dental, a dental savings plan that provides immediate savings on dental care for you and your family. The plan has no waiting period and no annual maximums. Exams and x-rays are free. Individual, 2 individuals and family memberships are available starting at $99. For more information and to enroll, visit essentialdentalplan.com. Essential Dental is not insurance.
I’m concerned about cost. What are my payment options?
At Southern Connecticut Dental Group, you have a lot of options. New patients can take advantage of the New Patient Offer and pay just $79 for an exam, all necessary x-rays, a cleaning and treatment plan. Our fees are competitive, and we will carefully review the costs of your treatment with you and discuss payment options. Please call the dental office to speak to a patient care representative.
Will my insurance cover cosmetic dental care?
Insurance coverage and out-of-pocket expenses for cosmetic treatment vary. Our practice will work with your insurance provider to verify coverage and will provide you with different treatment options to achieve your cosmetic goals. We will review treatment options with you and help you find a payment option for your needs and your budget.
I have no insurance and bad credit. Do I have any options?
At Southern Connecticut Dental Group, we welcome new patients at $79 for an exam, all necessary x-rays, a cleaning and treatment plan. This is a great way to get to know the practice. We also accept Essential Dental, a dental savings plan that allows members to have the dental care they need at the savings they can afford. Get instant access to savings on all dental services plus free exams and x-rays. Please call your practice to speak to a patient care representative about your payment options.
Does health insurance cover dental work?
Health insurance and dental insurance are two different types of coverage. Some procedures such as oral surgery may be covered under your health insurance. Call your office and speak with a Patient Care Representative to learn more.
Do I need dental insurance to get braces?
No. Braces are available to all patients regardless of dental insurance! We offer several payment options including No Money Down and monthly payment plans with autopay.
Does dental insurance cover implants?
Most dental insurance plans cover dental implants. Each plan is different so contact your dental insurance company for full details.
Does Southern Connecticut Dental Group accept Medicare?
Southern Connecticut Dental Group accepts most dental insurance plans but does not currently accept Medicare.
Does Southern Connecticut Dental Group accept Medicaid?
Southern Connecticut Dental Group accepts most dental insurance plans but does not currently accept Medicaid.