Healthy teeth can mean a lifetime of bright smiles. You want that for your kids, and providing dental insurance can help.
According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, 42% of children ages 2 to 11 have cavities in their primary teeth.1 More than 20% of children ages 6 to 11 have cavities in their permanent teeth.
To help keep your kids cavity-free and avoid pain or suffering that comes with tooth problems, they should visit the dentist regularly and start preventive dental care early.
A good insurance plan often provides the following:
Purchasing dental insurance for your children helps to ensure they have access to the professional care they may need, and helps you manage the costs.
If you’re a current Humana dental plan member, you may be able to add a dependent to your plan at any time. If you’re looking for a family dental plan, Humana offers a broad range of plans with varying levels of coverage, many with affordable monthly premiums. To see plans and prices in your area, check out our Humana dental insurance page.