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Group Dental Benefits

The right dental benefits are sure to make your clients and their employees smile. To help you meet your small business clients' benefits objectives from both a cost and value perspective, we offer a variety of cost-effective, flexible benefit plan designs. With the experience and expertise of MetLife, you can be confident these solutions reflect the latest market trends, clinical research and practice protocols.

The right dental plans for your clients with 10 to 99 employees

Dental Preferred Provider Organization (DPPO) Plans

Managed Dental Plans, including:

  • Dental HMO plans in California, Florida, New Jersey and Texas.
  • Dental Managed Care plans in New York.

Additional options to help you tailor our dental benefits to meet the unique needs of your small business clients.

  • Graduating Dental Benefits1
  • Dual and multi-option features2
  • Voluntary and employer-sponsored funding arrangements
  • Copay and coinsurance options on our Dental HMO/Managed Care plans

For information about benefits for your clients with 2 to 9 employees, visit the MetLife 2-9 Resource Center.

Across cases and coverages, count on exceptional service to keep things running smoothly from set-up to ongoing administration. When you recommend MetLife, you deliver the people, processes and tools that reduce administrative responsibilities and provide the service you, your clients and their employees need.

For more information about the dental benefit options available to your small business clients, contact your MetLife representative.

1 Available for groups with 10 or more eligible employees, excluding Copay plans, Full Service Dental for Retirees and Dental HMO/Managed Care plans.

2Dental HMO/Manged Care-DPPO or DPPO-DPPO plans are available for groups with 25 or more eligible employees. Dental HMO/Manged Care-Dental HMO/Manged Care plans are available for groups with 10 or more eligible employees.

3Available for groups with 10 or more eligible employees.

Group dental insurance policies featuring the MetLife Preferred Dentist Program are underwritten by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York, NY 10166.

Dental Managed Care plan benefits are provided by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, a New York corporation, in NY. Dental HMO plan benefits are provided by: SafeGuard Health Plans, Inc. a California corporation, in CA; SafeGuard Health Plans, Inc. a Florida corporation, in FL; SafeGuard Health Plans, Inc., a Texas corporation, in TX; and MetLife Health Plans, Inc., a Delaware corporation, and Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, a New York corporation, in NJ. The Dental HMO/Managed Care companies are part of the MetLife family of companies. "DHMO" is used to refer to product designs that may differ by state of residence of the enrollee, including but not limited to: "Specialized Health Care Service Plans" in California; "Prepaid Limited Health Service Organizations" as described in Chapter 636 of the Florida statutes in Florida; "Single Service Health Maintenance Organizations" in Texas; and "Dental Plan Organizations" as described in the Dental Plan Organization Act in New Jersey.

Like most group benefit programs, benefit programs offered by MetLife and its affiliates contain certain exclusions, exceptions, waiting periods, reductions of benefits, limitations and terms for keeping them in force. Please contact MetLife for complete details.


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