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Welcome State of California employees!

Delta Dental is pleased to welcome State of California employees to the Delta Dental benefits website. With nearly 60 years of dental experience, Delta Dental is committed to providing you with exceptional service and an extensive network of dentists to choose from.

2014 Plan Enhancements

Effective January 1, 2014, the current Delta Dental Premier Enhanced and Basic plans will be enhanced to Delta Dental PPO plus Premier Enhanced and Basic plans.

  • The benefits will NOT change.
  • In 2014, you will be able to visit a Delta Dental Premier or Delta Dental PPO dentist.
    • Delta Dental PPO network – New to the Enhanced and Basic plans for 2014, this network offers all of the advantages of the Premier network, plus it provides opportunities for additional savings because these dentists have agreed to lower fees. Enrollees’ out-of-pocket expenses will usually be lower when visiting a PPO network dentist.
    • Delta Dental Premier network – The largest dentist network in the nation, Premier provides enrollees with cost savings and quality protection through contracted fees. This network has been servicing the State’s Enhanced and Basic plans for many years.
  • View a 2014 summary of benefits.

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Plan Information

This website is designed to provide you with a summary of the information you'll need to make the right dental benefits selection for you and your family. The State of California offers three quality dental plan options with varying levels of benefit coverage and costs. For information on your State of California dental plan options, please click on the Using Your Plan tab on the top of this page.

State of California Offers Three Plan Options

Delta Dental PPOSM

Delta Dental PPO, offered by Delta Dental of California, is an open network plan that lets you visit any licensed dentist. With this plan, you have flexibility in choosing a dentist and can change your dentist at any time. You will receive the highest level of benefits when seeing a Delta Dental dentist, but you can also choose to go out-of-network. The PPO plan offers comprehensive benefits including implants and additional cleanings for high-risk patients.

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Delta Dental PPO plus Premier®

Delta Dental PPO plus Premier is a managed fee-for-service plan. This plan is offered by Delta Dental of California. You will receive the highest level of benefits when seeing a Delta Dental dentist, but you can also choose to go out-of-network.

Frequently Asked Questions

DeltaCare® USA (dental HMO) Plan

DeltaCare USA is a dental health maintenance association that offers a large network of carefully screened dentists. DeltaCare USA offers comprehensive benefits, including orthodontia and easy referrals to specialists.

Frequently Asked Questions


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