Payment Options Available
Many individuals, unfortunately, do not go forward with dental treatments because of the presumed high costs. At our practice in Kansas City we make sure that you are adequately informed about the available payment plans and other options. While dental insurance helps cover many dental procedures, several other methods of payment can be used for our dental services. Credit cards are also commonly used and others may prefer the convenience of paying in cash.
Our office accepts CareCredit, a healthcare credit card that is used to pay for out-of-pocket expenses not covered by dental insurance. CareCredit is subject to credit approval, but once you are accepted, you can use it again and again. CareCredit is a great option if you're on a budget, in that you can pay for your dental expenses in installments. Ask us about CareCredit today! Applying is easy, and we are here to answer any questions.
Medical insurance is definitely an important tool for effectively managing your budget. Insurance companies cover most of your health expenses, saving you from paying out of your pocket. Dental insurance is also a type of medical coverage that provides coverage for certain dental expenses. It can be offered as a part of the overall medical indemnity or as a separate policy. To better assist patients, our office in Kansas City also processes treatment compensations through dental insurance.
As this method of payment has a few additional details that need to be dealt with before the payment is transferred, it is suggested that the you verify with your insurance provider before beginning treatment.
It is important to make sure your insurance plan is currently active, since many policies go into effect after several months of application approval. You are also advised to ensure that the treatment you will be receiving is covered by your insurance company.
Apart from settling details with the providers, it is also recommended that you confirm with our office that insurance coverage is accepted. Some insurance companies may not be registered with our office.
In some cases, your insurance may allow you to pay in cash, then offer a reimbursement after the appointment.
Many people find it difficult to understatnd the insurance payment process. In order to help , our Independence Family Dental Care is located in Kansas City and we will clear up any doubts you may have.
Cash and Personal Checks
Paying with cash is one of the most common and reliable ways to pay for our services. Since cash payments can be more convenient and quick, you may decide to opt for this method of payment.
Aside from cash, we also accept personal checks as payment for our dental services. our staff will assist you in writing the check so make sure you seek their assistance and ask any questions if needed.
Credit cards are a very common method of payment these days, and as such we also accept them as a method of payment. We accept various types of credit cards such as Visa and Mastercard. For a complete list of the credit cards we accept, or If you are unsure if we accept your card, call our office and we will be glad to verify such information.