According to the National Association of Dental Plans, Inc. approximately 43% of Americans do not have dental insurance.
This without dental coverage are concerned about what level of coverage, if any, they will receive when the provisions of the Affordable Care Act take effect at the beginning of 2014.
According to the American Dental Association, whose research was published in April of this year, 34% of Americans from age 19-64 lacked dental benefits in 2010 and that number was up from 31% on 2001. The ADA also goes on to report that “the ACA [Affordable Care Act] will not accelerate these trends, but more importantly, it will reverse them either.”
If you, or your family, are concerned about the affordability of dental procedures when you visit Dental Specialists of Niles, P.C. please contact us today at 847-685-6686. We offer accessibility to dental financing tools such as CareCredit that allows our patients to enjoy more flexibility with the financing of their dental procedures.