Dental Benefits

Make the Choice, Make It Blue Shield

Taking care of your teeth can help you look and feel better. From cleanings to crowns, dental coverage is one of the best ways to protect against serious dental conditions and high related costs.

Great Reasons to Enroll

  • Access to one of the largest dental care networks in California.*
  • Practice preventive dental health while avoiding costly expenses.
  • Get teeth cleanings and X-rays with no out-of-pocket costs.**
  • Enjoy cost savings with negotiated rates and by paying a smaller portion of the cost of care.
  • Benefit from a wide range of services, including orthodontic care.
  • Eligible for automatic dues deductions using Easy$PaySM.

Get Covered

When you consider it, you can't afford to be without dental coverage. Select a dental plan from Blue Shield during Open Season with or without enrollment in a Blue Shield medical plan. You'll get coverage from a trusted company that knows your family's dental coverage needs.

Affordable 2013 Rates for Federal employees
Monthly DuesDental PPODental HMO
Individual (adult)$42.61 $23.38
Two-party$80.51 $44.77

Blue Shield of California Dental Options for Federal Employees brochure (PDF, 1.59MB)

Become a Member Today!

Request an Employee Dental Options kit by calling our Member Services representatives at (888) 271-4929 and pressing "0".

To find a dentist, or see if your dentist is in our network, visit

*Dental providers in California are contracted through a contracted dental plan administrator. 
** When you use a network dentist.