Dental services

Dental services

Medicare doesn't cover most dental care, dental procedures, or supplies, like cleanings, fillings, tooth extractions, dentures, dental plates, or other dental devices. 

 will pay for certain dental services that you get when you're in a hospital. Part A can pay for 

 if you need to have emergency or complicated dental procedures, even though the dental care isn't covered.

Your costs in Original Medicare

You pay 100% for non-covered services, including most dental care.

Things to know


Some Medicare Advantage Plans (Part C) offer extra benefits that Original Medicare doesn’t cover - like vision, hearing, or dental. Contact the plan for more information.

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