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Why Delta Dental?


With more than 55 years of experience, our family of companies comprises the nation's largest and most experienced dental benefits carrier. We specialize in delivering the best possible value to our customers for their dental benefits dollars—and to the 12.1 million people currently served by our family of companies.


Delta Dental saves customers and enrollees hundreds of millions of dollars each year by continually finding better, more efficient ways to conduct business. Overall, Delta Dental of North Carolina saves customers and enrollees more than $21 million through our comprehensive networks and efficient business practices—that’s the Delta Difference℠.1


About four out of five dentists nationwide participate in one or more of the Delta Dental networks, giving Delta Dental the nation’s largest network of participating dentists.2


At Delta Dental we bring quality to all we do. We offer hassle-free customer service with more than 94% of all claims processed within 14 business days with a 99.9% accuracy rate3, which leads to a retention rate of 95%4. Furthermore, our network dentists go through a rigorous credentialing process to ensure all of our members receive superior dental care.


We have an advantage that none of our competitors can come close to matching — the world’s most comprehensive collection of dental claims data, along with a staff of experts dedicated to analyzing and interpreting it. Through our Research and Data Institute, we transform this data into information that reduces our customers’ health care costs and improves our enrollees’ oral health.



1 Delta Dental of North Carolina 2013 claims data.
2 Delta Dental Plans Association, June 2014.
3 Delta Dental of North Carolina 2010 claims data.
4 Delta Dental internal data, 2010.


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