New Dental Choice Expands Discount Dental Network in Texas

Dental savings offered through local general dentists and specialists provide 15% to 40% off on dentist visits, exams and procedures.

Oct 26, 2011, 08:00 ET from First Dental Health

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New Dental Choice, a comprehensive and affordable discount dental plan provided by First Dental Health, introduces access to its program to include more than 8,992 general dentist and specialist locations throughout Texas. The dental plan, which utilizes the Principal Dental Access Network, offers discount dental plans to individuals, families and businesses of all sizes.

"Rising dental care costs mean people are looking for access to affordable, quality dental services," said Dr. Michael S. Grossman, President and CEO of First Dental Health. "We are pleased that those who live and work in Texas can now take advantage of our low-cost program and save up to 40% on their dental bills."

In addition to dental services, discounted services through VSP Vision Care, the EPIC Hearing Service Plan, and the Prescription Discount Card Program administered by CVS Caremark are available to members through the New Dental Choice membership card. "Members of New Dental Choice are not only eligible for dental savings, they can use their New Dental Choice card to save money on vision, hearing and prescription drug services," according to Dr. Grossman.

The first discount dental plan to be licensed by the state of California in 2006, which has some of the most stringent discount regulations in the country, New Dental Choice meets all state dental plan compliance standards, including the consumer guidelines set by the State of Texas.

New Dental Choice was created by practicing dentists to provide affordable dental services to people who aren't covered by dental insurance. Their discount dental plan options offer savings that average between 15 and 40 percent on all common dental procedures, and require no waiting period for activation, have no restrictions and no annual maximum benefit. New Dental Choice is a service of First Dental Health, one of the largest independent dental network management companies in California, and one of the Inc. 500|5000 fastest-growing private companies in America in 2010 and 2011. First Dental Health is also the recipient of the 2011 Most Innovative Product or Service Award, Small Business category, from the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Media contact: Katelynn Sarcione, Marketing Communications Manager, (858) 444-2604

SOURCE First Dental Health