Retiree: UK Dental Retiree Classic
What You Need to Know:
UK Dental offers two dental plans with a unique plan design for the needs of retirees, one of which is the UK Dental Retiree Classic. All services are provided through the UK College of Dentistry and satellite facilities by UK faculty or post-graduate dentists. Any services obtained outside of the UK College of Dentistry are not covered under the UK Dental Plan. The UK College of Dentistry is included in the Delta Dental provider network for the Delta Dental Basic and Enhanced plans.
- Diagnostic and preventive care to maintain good oral health.
- Fully covers two oral exams, X-rays, and cleanings per year.
- Partially covers dentures.
- No annual deductible.
- Includes discounts on services.
The UK Dental network may be accessed here: http://www.mc.uky.edu/Dentistry/patients
Summary of Benefits
|Choosing a Dentist||Any UK faculty or post-graduate participating provider|
Annual Plan Maximum
Covered Benefit (up to Annual Plan Maximum)
Two cleanings/routine office visits per year
(one to four surfaces)
|Periodontics (one scaling/ root planing)||50% every 2 years|
|Crown or Bridge||Not covered|
|Endodontics (root canal)||Not covered|
|Oral Surgery (Outpatient surgical extractions)||Not covered|
|Orthodontics (no age limits)||Not covered|
|Space maintainers (for permanent teeth)||Not covered|