Drs. Mihir Patel and Shaun Sigurdson are pleased to be work with a number of dental insurance providers, including being your MetLife dentist in Dallas, Lakewood, Highland Park and Lake Highlands. Both of the dentists and their team offer a host of comprehensive benefits at an affordable price, especially when you have dental insurance. Keep reading to learn more about MetLife, how it works, and what it means to visit a dental preferred provider organization (DPPO) for MetLife.
MetLife is a dental plan that you pay for throughout the year in the form of a monthly premium. The fee usually ranges around $50 for an individual and $150 for a family. In exchange for this amount of money, you and your loved ones can receive a list of benefits for free or greatly discounted.
The MetLife insurance plan covers services on a 100-80-50 scale.
A MetLife's Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) dentist is someone who has agreed with MetLife to be a dental preferred provider organization (DPPO) and agreed with MetLife to provide care at a certain discounted rate to you. When you visit Dr. Patel and Sigurdson with MetLife dental insurance, you will not have to pay anything for a service that is completely covered -- simply receive the treatment and go on your way. For anything else, pay the small portion that is owed at the time you receive the treatment. We will file all the paperwork and make sure we receive the full payment on the backend.
The first step in maximizing your MetLife benefits is to Contact Us. While you may be able to eventually receive the same discounts with an out-of-network dentist, you will have to pay the full amount out of pocket and then wait for a reimbursement to come weeks or even months later.
When you visit your MetLife dentist in Lakewood, we will begin by performing a verification of benefits to find out just what you are eligible to receive in that calendar year. This information helps us help you stretch your benefits to the maximum. We will provide expert advice for helping you make the most out of your investment, which include…
Drs. Mihir Patel and Shaun Sigurdson accepts MetLife dental insurance and can’t wait to help you make the most out of your plan. Patients who use their insurance benefits enjoy better oral and overall health -- find out why today! Go ahead and request an appointment with your MetLife dentist in Lake Highlands.