At Smiles Family dentistry our clinical staff members are dedicated to providing you with a pleasant visit. Our administrative staff is ready to help you with questions about scheduling, financial policy and insurance, to make that part of the process as simple as possible.
ADA American Dental Association
The ADA Patient Education Library provides the most popular topics in dentistry that will help you better maintain your dental health. Click on the link and select an article or video for your area of concern http://www.ada.org/en/member-center/ada-library/
Dental Insurance Information
At Smiles Family Dentistry, we make every effort to provide you with the excellent care and the most convenient financial options. We accept all major PPO insurances and Texas Medicaid / CHIP (Dataquest, MCNA). We also provide flexible payment options using in-house financing and Care credit. Please call and speak to one of our staff members if you have any questions regarding your insurance and available payment options. Please call 713-344-0498
We accept Aetna, BCBS, Cigna, Delta Dental, Guardian, Humana, Metlife, United Healtcare, United Concordia and most other PPOs.
Medicaid and Chip
If your child is assigned to Smiles Family Dentistry as their “Main Dentist then you are welcome to call 713-344-0498 to schedule your appointment!
However, if you would like to change, and have your children be seen at our facility, you can simply call either DentaQuest or MCNA at one of the following numbers, and just give them Smiles family dentistry name, office phone number and Dr. Hifza Elahi’s name.
Toll-free Phone Numbers to Call to Change your “Main Dentist”
Dentaquest – Medicaid:1- 800-516-0165 CHIP: 1-800-508-6775
MCNA – Medicaid or CHIP: 1-855-691-6262
If you have any questions at all, please call or visit our dental office.
Please call if you have any questions or concerns regarding your initial visit.
Please bring your insurance information with you to the consultation so that we can expedite reimbursement.
Financial PolicyWe deliver the finest care at the most reasonable cost to our patients. We are in-network with most major PPO insurances. Our office will bill for the dental services rendered to you on your behalf. You will be responsible for your co-payment of the procedures performed. This co-payment can be paid in several ways.
Credit or Debit card (Visa, MasterCard and Discover)
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