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29 Sep, 2015, 10:00 ET Oral Health Care Tips for the Whole Family During National Dental Hygiene Month

 During National Dental Hygiene Month in October, United Concordia Dental reminds members of all ages to maintain a daily dental care regimen...


15 Sep, 2015, 11:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to offer Dental Plans with United Concordia Dental

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced plans to offer dental products in 2016, the result of a new agreement with...


10 Sep, 2015, 14:00 ET United Concordia Dental Introduces New Product and Expands Availability of Two PPO Plans

United Concordia Dental now offers a new low-cost, customizable product in 21 states and has expanded the availability of two popular Preferred...


29 Jan, 2015, 09:00 ET Enter Your Child's Photo in the #WeHeartYourSmile Contest to Win Four Free Philadelphia Zoo Tickets

 During Children's Dental Health Month in February, boys and girls, ages 4-11, can win four free tickets to the Philadelphia Zoo by posting a...


21 Oct, 2014, 12:08 ET United Concordia Dental's Landmark Research Featured at Harvard University Symposium

A Harvard School of Dental Medicine symposium recently featured data from United Concordia Dental's landmark study as compelling evidence on the...


06 Oct, 2014, 09:15 ET United Concordia Dental Now Offers Three Low-Cost Dental Plans

 United Concordia Dental now offers three low-cost PPO dental plans, named Smile for Health® - Value, that are bundled with vision...


16 Sep, 2014, 09:15 ET United Concordia Dental and LocalMed Partner to Offer Members Real-Time, Appointment Scheduling Online

Members of United Concordia Dental can now book appointments online with participating network dentists at UnitedConcordia.com, thanks to a...


10 Sep, 2014, 10:30 ET United Concordia Dental, Dental Network of America and DenteMax Announce Network Sharing Partnership

 United Concordia Dental, Dental Network of America®, LLC (DNoA) and DenteMax®, LLC have entered into a network sharing...


31 Jul, 2014, 11:15 ET Published Study Shows Health Care Cost Savings Possible by Treating and Managing Gum Disease

 The American Journal of Preventive Medicine (AJPM) recently published a study from United Concordia Dental that shows reduced hospitalizations...


09 Jul, 2014, 09:15 ET Philadelphia Zoo And United Concordia Dental Partner To Advance Importance Of Oral Health

 Philadelphia Zoo and United Concordia Dental today announced a three-year partnership to increase awareness of how the health of the mouth can...


08 Jul, 2014, 09:15 ET Philadelphia Zoo And United Concordia Dental Partner To Advance Importance Of Oral Health

Philadelphia Zoo and United Concordia Dental today announced a three-year partnership to increase awareness of how the health of the mouth can...


28 Jan, 2014, 10:00 ET Commercial Call Center Earns Center of Excellence Certification for Second Consecutive Year

United Concordia Dental's commercial call center has earned BenchmarkPortal's Center of Excellence certification for the second consecutive...


16 Dec, 2013, 13:06 ET March of Dimes earns top donation in United Concordia Dental's Facebook Charity Giving Program

 United Concordia Dental today announced that the March of Dimes has earned the top donation of $20,000 in its Facebook charity giving program...


27 Nov, 2013, 09:00 ET U.S. Department of Defense Renews Active Duty Dental Program with United Concordia

 United Concordia Companies, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a five-year, $728 million contract by the Department of Defense...


01 Oct, 2013, 17:30 ET Cast Your Vote for Oral and Overall Wellness, Oct. 1 - Nov. 30

 Be a champion for wellness by liking United Concordia's Facebook page and casting your vote Oct. 1 – Nov. 30 for one of three national...


17 Sep, 2013, 09:00 ET United Concordia's Website Optimized for Mobile

 United Concordia Dental's website, UnitedConcordia.com, now boasts responsive design, optimizing a visitor's viewing experience whether on a...


01 Jul, 2013, 09:00 ET United Concordia's Government Business Call Center Earns Center of Excellence Certification from BenchmarkPortal

United Concordia's Government Business Call Center has earned one of the most prestigious awards in the customer service and support industry...


13 Jun, 2013, 09:00 ET United Concordia Once Again Preferred Dental Carrier for Employer Coalition

Effective Jan. 1. 2014, United Concordia Companies, Inc. will once again be the preferred dental carrier for the Lehigh Valley Business Coalition...


30 Apr, 2013, 09:00 ET Treating Gum Disease Can Lower Medical Costs for Individuals with Cerebrovascular Disease

During American Stroke Month in May, United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, reminds adults with cerebrovascular...


22 Apr, 2013, 10:00 ET United Concordia's New Mobile App Helps Users Find Answers to Oral Health and Dental Wellness Questions

United Concordia Dental has launched a new mobile app that can help members access account information, use a virtual identification card, find a...


26 Mar, 2013, 09:00 ET Gum disease treatment can lower annual medical costs for individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and women who are pregnant

Annual medical costs are lower by $3,964 for individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and $2,430 for pregnant women when treated for gum disease,...


05 Mar, 2013, 12:00 ET United Concordia Dental Honors Military Veterans

  United Concordia® Dental, administrator of the Department of Defense's TRICARE Active Duty Dental Program, announced today it will...


26 Feb, 2013, 09:12 ET Gum disease treatment can lower annual medical costs for people with heart disease and stroke

 The latest findings from a landmark oral health study by United Concordia and Highmark Inc. show that annual medical costs are lower by...


05 Feb, 2013, 09:30 ET Free Children's Activity Book Available for Download

 United Concordia Dental is offering a free oral health activity book for children, ages 4-11, via download from the company's website during...


18 Dec, 2012, 10:00 ET New United Concordia Dental Website Provides More User-Friendly Experience

 United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, today unveiled its newly redesigned corporate website,...