Formulated Dental Choice

Dental Savings

  • Members may take advantage of savings through the Aetna Dental Access® network.
  • Members will have access to discounted services and in most cases, can save 15% to 50% per visit on everything from general dentistry to root canals, crowns and orthodontia at over 226,000* available dental practice locations.


General Dentist ProcedureAverage Cost**Average Cost with
Aetna Dental Access***
Member Savings
Periodic Oral Evaluation$70$35$35
Comprehensive Oral Exam$108$50$58
X-Ray, Bitewings – Four Films$79$41$38
Cleaning - Adult$124$67$57
Sealant (Per Tooth)$72$37$35
Filling – One Surface Resin
Filling, Front Tooth
Root Canal Molar Excluding
Final Restoration
$1,189 $851$338
Complete Upper Denture$1,528$1003$525
Comprehensive Orthodontic
Treatment - Child

*Dental locations as of September 2017, Aetna Enterprise Database

** The select regional average cost represents the average fees for the procedures listed above in Los Angeles, Orlando, Chicago and New York City, as displayed in the cost of care tool as of June 2018.

*** Actual costs and savings may vary by provider, service and geographic location. We use the average of negotiated fees from participating providers to determine the average costs, as shown on the chart.

This is NOT insurance.
Participants must pay health care providers directly.

Actual discounts will vary based on the geographic location of the dental provider and the services provided.

Careington International Corporation provides access to the Aetna Dental Access® network, which is administered by Aetna Life Insurance Company (ALIC). ALIC does not offer or administer the Careington discount program, and is not an affiliate, agent or principal of Careington. Dental providers are independent contractors and not employees or agents of ALIC. ALIC does not provide dental care and is not responsible for outcomes.