Department of Medical Assistance Services
Dental Services

Dental Services
Oral Health Focus

  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, oral health affects the ability to speak, smile, eat, and show emotions. It also impacts self-esteem, school performance, and attendance at work and school. Oral diseases-which range from cavities to gum disease to oral cancer-cause pain and disability for millions of Americans

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Member Coverage

  • In Virginia, the Department of Medical Assistance Services, DMAS, is working to keep Virginia's children healthy and cavity-free! Virginia's Medicaid Smiles For Children program offers comprehensive dental services to children, through age 20. Smiles For Children also provides comprehensive services, except orthodontics, to pregnant women enrolled in Medicaid and FAMIS MOMS. Services for adults are limited to medically necessary treatments.

  • DentaQuest is the single Dental Benefits Administrator of Virginia's Medicaid Smiles For Children Program. Click here to go to the DentaQuest website or call Smiles For Children at 1-888-912-3456.

  • Find a Medicaid Smiles For Children dentist

  • Member Handbook English/Spanish

  • All Virginia Medicaid Dentists are credentialed through DentaQuest

  • Click here for SFC credentialing information and resources or call Smiles For Children Provider Relations: 800-936-0913