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Does insurance cover an orthodontic mouth guard?

Gregory J. Jorgensen, DMD
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

Dental insurance is a lot like auto insurance. Some car insurance covers towing, some does not. Some pays for broken glass, some does not. It all depends upon what options you are your employer have paid for. Your safest bet is to call your orthodontic office and have their financial team help you check your benefits.

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