Dental Wellness Plan

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Dental Wellness Plan Kids Transition

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Dental benefits for a majority Iowa Medicaid members are provided through dental carriers. Adult Medicaid members (age 19 and older) are enrolled in the Dental Wellness Plan. Effective July 1, 2021, kids, age 18 and under are enrolled in Dental Wellness Plan Kids. All members have two dental carrier options to choose from:

  • Delta Dental
  • MCNA Dental

Dental Carrier Options

For more information on dental carriers, visit the Dental Carrier Options webpage.

Members of both the Dental Wellness Plan and Dental Wellness Plan Kids have the same two dental carrier options to choose from:

Dental Carrier

Member-Specific Contact Information

Delta Dental

Phone: 1-888-472-2793

MCNA Dental

Phone:  1-855-247-6262

All members can choose Delta Dental or MCNA Dental to provide their dental coverage. Both dental carriers offer the same benefits and have their own network of dentists and dental providers.

All members are able to change their dental carrier during their annual choice period or for reasons of 'Good Cause.' If you would like to change your dental carrier, or verify your annual choice period, please call Iowa Medicaid Member Services at 1-800-338-8366.

Dental Benefits

Iowa Medicaid Dental Wellness Plan Dental Benefits include: 

  • Diagnostic and Preventive Dental Services

    • Exams

    • Cleanings

    • X-rays

    • Fluoride

  • Fillings for Cavities

  • Surgical and Non-Surgical Gum Treatment

  • Root Canals

  • Dentures and Crowns

  • Extractions

For more information on dental benefits, visit the Dental Benefits webpage.



Member Resources

Provider Resources


Iowa Medicaid Member Services (Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
1-800-338-8366 (Toll Free) 
515-256-4606 (Des Moines Area)
515-725-1351 (Fax)
For telephone accessibility assistance if you are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, or have difficulty speaking, call Relay Iowa TTY at 1-800-735-2942.
Llame al 1-800-735-2942, a Relay Iowa TTY (teléfono de texto para personas con problemas de audición, del habla y ceguera) si necesita asistencia telefónicamente.