Benefits summary

Summary of your benefits.

The chart below includes an overview of CareOregon Dental plan benefits. These benefits, and any other information you need, is found in your handbook. Click here for the Health Share Member Handbook or the Columbia Pacific CCO Member Handbook.

Dental benefits*

Authorization/Referral?  Limits to Care? 
Exams, cleanings, X-rays  No authorization/referral required 

At least one exam and cleaning every 12 months for adults

Two exams and cleanings every 12 months for members under 19 
Basic restorative care (fillings)  No authorization/referral required No limit 
Dentures and partials  Yes, authorization/referral is required 

Only available for qualifying members or incidents

Call your dental health plan for details 
Sealants  No authorization/referral required  Every five years for children 15 and under with permanent molars 
Stainless steel crowns  No authorization/referral required  Approval based on OHP guidelines. Contact your dental health plan 
Extractions (removing teeth)  Authorization required for wisdom teeth, not required for other extractions  No limit 
Urgent or immediate dental treatment (emergency)   No authorization/referral required  No limit 

*Benefits may be subject to prior authorization requirements and frequency limitations.

If you have questions regarding your CareOregon Dental plan, call CareOregon Dental Customer Service at 503-416-1444, toll-free 888-440-9912 or TTY 711.

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