Are pre-existing conditions covered? Is there a waiting period before some conditions are covered? What services or treatments are not covered?
What are your restrictions for tooth replacement, implants, orthodontics and jaw surgery?
Do you have limits on experimental treatments?
Do you have limits on what drugs I can take?
Must I pick a primary care dentist to handle most dental needs?
Can I see dentists outside your network? Is it more expensive to do so?
How do you choose your dentists or specialists? What is the percentage of board certified specialists? Have your representatives actually visited each of your dentist's facilities prior to acceptance as a plan dentist? Are your dentists required to take a certain nunber of continuing education courses each year and how do you verify compliance?
How do you pay your dentists? Do they receive incentives for spending less on care?
Do you bar dentists from criticizing you or disclosing to me how you pay them?
Explain the appeals process I must go through if I am not happy with your decision on my care?
Is your plan accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance and by the Insurance Commissioner of my state? Did your plan fare well in the Maryland Health Care Comission's HMO Report Card?
You may schedule an orthodontic
appointment with Dr. William Trepp in his Severna Park, MD office by calling
410.696.4624 or in his Clinton, MD office by calling 301.868.6200.
Written inquiries should be mailed to: 69 Robinson RD, Severna Park, MD
21146, USA or 8918 Woodyard RD, Clinton, MD 20735, USA