In-network dental care
There are many dentists in the Culinary network. Your employees will save money if they go to a Culinary network dentist in the Nevada Dental Benefits (NBD) group.
To find an in-network dentist, your employees can visit NDB’s website and choose “NDB Managed Care Plans” in the Find A Dentist section.
What are my employees’ in-network dental benefits?
Your employees must get their dental services from a Culinary network dentist in the Nevada Dental Benefits (NDB) group for this plan.
In-Network Premier Plan (Culinary network dentist) benefit information:
|Benefit||What your employees should know|
|Annual deductible||No deductible|
|Maximum yearly benefit||No maximum|
|Orthodontics (braces)||Covered for your employees and their eligible dependents. Look at the table below to see how much your employees pay.|
|Dual Culinary coverage||If an employee and their spouse both have Culinary dental benefits, they and their eligible dependents will not have any copays.|
|General anesthesia||Covered for some extractions|
|Missed appointments|| Your employees should call their dentist the day before their appointment if they have to cancel.|
The plan will not pay any fees for missed appointments.
Are orthodontics (braces) covered by the plan?
Orthodontic coverage is provided depending on the diagnosis. Treatment for cosmetic purposes is not a covered benefit.
Your employees’ copays for braces from a Culinary network dentist:
|For children (under 19 years old)|| The total copay is $850.|
There may be additional costs if:
|For adults (age 19 and older)|| The total copay is $3,100.|
Other dental benefits
- Follow this link to learn more about your employees’ dental benefits, dental care at the Culinary Health Center, and dental emergencies.
- Your employees may go to an out-of-network dentist if they wish, but may pay more. Follow this link to see your employees’ out-of-network dental benefits.