Different Payment Optioins You Should Be Aware Off Before Your Upcoming Dentist Appointment

Many individuals assume dental care is expensive. This is a key factor disuading people from seeking treatment. Our office in Clermontprovides guidance to all our about different payment options we have.

We provide the freedom to choose from different payment methods to pay for dental services.

Cash payments are a popular option. Credit cards are also used by a considerable number of people. Dental insurance provides coverage for many dental expenses.

The different payment methods available at Citrus Tower Family Dental in Clermont are outlined in the following section. 

 

Cash

Around 42% of all dentistry payments are made through cash and direct payments. This is because many people find it convenient to pay in cash. This also avoids involving the insurance company to get the dental costs covered.

It is also common for patients to pay for half of their treatment in cash and have the remaining portion covered through insurance.  This should be approved by the insurance company before beginning your procedure.

 

Credit Cards

Today, many people prefer paying through their credit cards instead of any other payment method. Thousands of credit card transactions are made each minute around the world. Their uses range from paying for clothes, airfare to medical procedures.

Credit cards are found to be convenient and safer to carry around.

Several credit card companies offer many attractive benefits on transactions. Paying for dental services through credit cards not only fixes your dental problems, but can also help improve your credit. The two most common dental treatments that are paid for with credit cards are cosmetic treatments and surgeries such as extractions.

We accept the majority of credit cards to provide maximum convenience.

 

Personal Checks

Paying with personal checks is an outdated payment option and not many service providers accept personal checks anymore. It is recommended to verify if a dental office accepts this form of payment before the appointment.

Paying with a check is assumed to be a long process, but in reality it is not. In case you need to use a personal check or make a bank transfer, our office is happy to provide you with all the necessary details needed.  Such details may include the receiver’s name, account number, etc.

Insurance

Medical insurance is definitely an important tool for effectively managing your budget. Insurance companies cover most of your health expenses, saving you from having to pay out of your pocket. Dental insurance is also a type of medical coverage that provides coverage for certain dental expenses. It can be offered as a part of the overall medical indemnity or as a separate policy. To better assist you, our office in also processes treatment compensations through dental insurance.

Care Credit

Our office offers Care Credit, a service that allows you to pay for your dental services in installments. Care Credit allows you to get immediate treatment without paying out of pocket the same day. Care Credit is based upon approval and can potentially pay for all your dental needs. Once you are done with your installments, you can use the full balance in future dental visits. Care Credit is a great option when you are on a budget or don’t have dental insurance readily available. Ask us about Care Credit today! Applying is easy, and we are here to answer any questions you may have during the process.

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