FIND DENTAL CARE

Looking for Dental Care?

For many across the Commonwealth, finding affordable dental care can be a challenge. Whether you do not have dental insurance, cannot afford care, or have trouble accessing services, we're here to be your advocate.

Use the following information to search for a dental provider in Virginia or learn more about dental coverage options. 

If you or your child are uninsured, start here at the Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF); the VHCF maintains a database of dental safety net clinics that provide free or income-based care for uninsured Virginians. 

In Virginia, children enrolled in Medicaid have access to comprehensive dental coverage. If your child has Medicaid coverage, find a dental provider through the DentaQuest website or by calling 1.888.912.3456.

For more information on Virginia's Medicaid dental benefit for children visit Smiles for Children

At this time Virginia's Medicaid program only covers emergency extractions for adults. To find care for non-emergency visits, go to the Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) website; the VHCF maintains a database of dental safety net clinics that provide free or income-based care for uninsured Virginians. 

If you have Medicaid coverage, your health plan may offer enhanced dental benefits. Learn more through our FAQs for those enrolled in CCC+ and Medallion.

Virginia Health Catalyst is continuing to advocate for a comprehensive dental benefit in Medicaid. Learn more about our efforts, and how to tell your representatives about the value of adding preventive and restorative dental benefits in Medicaid.

Virginia Medicaid covers comprehensive dental services for enrolled pregnant women. If you are pregnant and enrolled in Medicaid, find a dental provider through the DentaQuest website or by calling 1.888.912.3456.

For more information on Virginia's Medicaid dental benefit for pregnant women visit CoverVA.org.

If you are a Medicaid-eligible adult and qualify as aged, blind or disabled, your Medicaid insurance only covers emergency dental extractions. However, if you are dually-eligible and enrolled in a Medicare-Medicaid Plan (MMP), you may have access to additional dental benefits. Contact Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus (CCC+) at 1.844.374.9159.

If you have Medicaid coverage, your health plan may offer enhanced dental benefits. Learn more through our FAQs for those enrolled in CCC+ and Medallion.

Virginia Health Catalyst is continuing to advocate for a comprehensive dental benefit in Medicaid. Learn more about our efforts and how to tell lawmakers about the value of adding preventive and restorative dental benefits in Medicaid.

Medicare does not offer dental coverage. Those who are dually-eligible and enrolled in a Medicare-Medicaid plan (MMP) may have access to some enhanced dental benefits. Contact Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus (CCC+) at 844.374.9159 for more information, or view our FAQ for those enrolled in CCC+.

Virginia Health Catalyst is continuing to advocate for a comprehensive dental benefit in Medicaid and supports national efforts to add a dental benefit in Medicare. Learn more about our efforts and how to tell lawmakers about the value of adding preventive and restorative dental benefits in state- and federally-funded insurance.

Enhanced Dental Benefits in Medicaid

View our FAQs for information on enhanced dental benefits offered by some Medicaid health plans in CCC+ and Medallion.

Make Someone Smile

Are you hosting a dental care day for the community? Send your event information to Lauren Sawyer, and we'll share it on social media.

If you're a provider who wishes to volunteer your dental services, please contact the Virginia Dental Association Foundation and inquire about their community programs.

Additional Coverage Resources

For questions and assistance finding a provider contact Virginia Health Catalyst.