M AY 2 0 2 2TRICARE Dental OptionsLearn about TRICARE dental options for you and your familyThis fact sheet provides information about the TRICARE ActiveDuty Dental Program (ADDP), the TRICARE Dental Program(TDP), and dental coverage through the Federal EmployeesDental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).These dental options are separate from TRICARE health careoptions. Depending on your beneficiary category, you,ll beeligible for different dental programs.ACTIVE DUTY DENTAL CARETRICARE Active Duty Dental ProgramThe ADDP is available in two geographic service areas: CONUS (Continental United States). The ADDP CONUSservice area includes the 50 United States, the District ofColumbia, and the U.S. territories of American Samoa,Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and theU.S. Virgin Islands. OCONUS (Outside the continental United States). TheADDP OCONUS service area includes all other countries,island masses, and territorial waters outside the ADDPCONUS service area.Most active duty service members (ADSMs) receive dental carefrom their military dental clinic, also known as dental treatmentfacility, or DTF. However, in certain circumstances an ADSMmay be eligible for civilian dental care. For example: The military dental clinic may refer an ADSM to a civiliandentist for care. An ADSM has a remote duty location and home more than50 miles from a military dental clinic.BENEFICIARY TYPESPROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Active Duty Dental Program (ADDP) provides certaineligible ADSMs coverage for civilian dental care. This isto ensure dental health and deployment readiness. UnitedConcordia Companies, Inc. (United Concordia) administersthe ADDP. This fact sheet is not all-inclusive. For additional information, go to active dutyservice members(ADSMs)Certain NationalGuard and Reservemembers called orordered to activeduty for more than30 days for a federalpreplanned missionor in support of acontingencyoperation Provides dental benefitsto ensure dental healthand deploymentreadinessAvailable worldwide intwo service areas:CONUS and OCONUSCertain othersGLOBAL

T R I C A R E D E N TA L O P T I O N SEligibilityCovered Services and CostsThe ADDP is available to ADSMs of the United States: Army,Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Space Force, Coast Guard,Commissioned Corps of the National Oceanic and AtmosphericAdministration, and (starting July 3, 2022) CommissionedCorps of the Public Health Service.For a list of covered services and costs, visit the ADDPwebsite at Not all dental proceduresare covered under the ADDP. If you elect to receive non covered services, you’ll be responsible for payment.ADSMs enrolled in TRICARE Prime Remote or TRICAREPrime Remote Overseas are automatically eligible to use theADDP. National Guard and Reserve members are eligible onlyif they have active duty orders issued for a period of more than30 days for a federal preplanned mission or in support of acontingency operation. They must also show as eligible in theDefense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS).Service members with delayed-effective-date active dutyorders and those in the Transitional Assistance ManagementProgram following activation for a federal preplanned missionor in support of a contingency operation for more than 30 daysare also eligible. Those with a valid line of duty or notice ofeligibility determination for a dental illness or injury are alsoeligible. Certain foreign forces members in the ADDP CONUSservice area may be eligible based on a reciprocal healthcare agreement.For eligibility and benefit details, visit Your DEERS Information Up To Date!Eligibility for TRICARE is determined by the servicesand information is maintained in DEERS. It’simportant for sponsors to keep DEERS records upto date. You have several options for updating andverifying DEERS information:milConnect e1 Accessing CareIn CONUS locations, you must use a United Concordia networkdentist to receive ADDP-covered dental care. If a networkdentist isn’t available in your area, call United Concordia toverify lack-of-network availability and receive pre-authorizationto use a non-network dentist. If you use a non-network dentistwithout pre-authorization, you’ll be responsible for payment.In OCONUS locations, you can see any dentist, but it’srecommended that you contact United Concordia for assistancein making an appointment.In both CONUS and OCONUS locations, you must have anAppointment Control Number (ACN) from United Concordiabefore getting nonemergency care. In CONUS locations, youcan get an ACN on the ADDP website or call 1-866-984-2337.In OCONUS locations, it’s strongly recommended that youcall United Concordia to get an ACN and to schedule yourappointment. The OCONUS phone number is 1-844-653-4058.Find country-specific access codes at 1 - 800- 538 -95521 - 866- 363 -2883 (TDD/TTY)1-800-336-4416Fax1Mail1DMDC Support Office400 Gigling RoadSeaside, CA 93955Find an ID Card Office near you: Person2(add a familymember orupdate contactinformation)Call ahead for hours andinstructions.1. Use these methods to change contact information only.2. Only sponsors (or sponsor- appointed individuals with validpower of attorney) can add a family member. Family membersage 18 and older may update their own contact information.GLOBAL

T R I C A R E D E N TA L O P T I O N STRICARE DENTAL PROGRAMThe TDP is a voluntary premium-based dental program. Thedental benefit is administered by United Concordia Companies,Inc. (United Concordia) and is available stateside and overseas*to the beneficiary types listed below.BENEFICIARY TYPESPROGRAM DESCRIPTION Eligible active dutyfamily membersSurvivorsNational Guard andReserve membersand their familymembersIndividual ReadyReserve membersand their familymembers Voluntary enrollment andworldwide portablecoverageSingle and family planswith monthly premiumsLower specialty carecost -shares for paygrades E-1 through E-4Comprehensive coveragefor most dental servicesthe time remaining in any single status or in any uninterruptedcombination of active duty or National Guard or Reserve status.Additionally, you must be one of the following: Family member or legal dependent of an ADSMFamily member of a National Guard or Reserve memberNational Guard or Reserve member not on active dutyTransitional survivorSurviving childFamily members of ADSMs and National Guard and Reservemembers include: 100% coverage for mostpreventive anddiagnostic servicesSpousesUnmarried children until reaching age 21, includingstepchildren, adopted children (both pre -adoptive andfinalized adoption), and court -ordered wardsUnmarried children of TRICARE -eligible sponsors† untilreaching age 21 (or age 23 if enrolled in a full -time course ofstudy at an approved institution of higher learning and if thesponsor provides over 50% of the financial support)Enrollment*The TDP is divided into two geographical service areas: continentalUnited States (CONUS) and outside the continental United States(OCONUS). The TDP CONUS service area includes the 50 UnitedStates, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the U.S.Virgin Islands. The TDP OCONUS service area includes areas not inthe CONUS service area and covered services provided aboard a ship orvessel outside the territorial waters of the CONUS service area.EligibilityTDP uses DEERS to check enrollment eligibility. To be eligibleto enroll in the TDP, your sponsor must have at least 12 monthsremaining on his or her military service commitment at thetime of enrollment. This service commitment will be based on†3There are three ways to enroll in the TDP: Online (CONUS only, excluding Puerto Rico, Guam,and the U.S. Virgin Islands): Go to the Beneficiary WebEnrollment portal at Mail: Download the TRICARE Dental Program Enrollment/Change Authorization Form from the completed enrollment form, along with the initialpremium payment (credit card, check, or money order) to:United Concordia TRICARE Dental ProgramP.O. Box 645547Pittsburgh, PA 15264These students are eligible until reaching the end of the month in which they turn age 23. However, if the student ends his or her education prior toreaching age 23, eligibility ends at the end of the month in which the education ends. Unmarried children are also covered until reaching age 23 if theyhave a disabling illness or injury that occurred before their 21st birthday; or they have a disabling illness or injury that occurred between ages 21and 23 and, at the time of the illness or injury, were enrolled in a full -time course of study at an approved institution of higher learning and the sponsorprovided over 50% of the financial support.GLOBAL

T R I C A R E D E N TA L O P T I O N S Phone: Contact a United Concordia customerservice representative: CONUS: 1 -844-653-4061 OCONUS: 1 -844-653-4060 or 1-717-888-7400 TDD/TTY: 711be available in all locations, but you’re encouraged to use themfor all care, including orthodontics, where they’re available. Youaren’t required to use a TOPD, but if you see a non -TOPD, youmay be required to pay up front for services before you receivecare. You may also be required to file your own claims andother required documentation. To find a CONUS or OCONUSdentist, visit Concordia offers an extensive network of dentistlocations. Remember to check if your dentist is in the networkbefore receiving care.Note: For orthodontic services, members in the OCONUSservice area need to obtain a Non -Availability and ReferralForm from their TRICARE Area Office, OCONUS uniformedservices military dental clinic, or designated OCONUS point ofcontact before any orthodontic treatment can begin.TDP CONUS Service AreaCostsTDP enrollees residing in the TDP CONUS service area (the50 United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico,and the U.S. Virgin Islands) can receive dental care at civiliandental offices and visit any licensed and authorized civiliandentist. However, receiving treatment from a dentist who is aUnited Concordia network dentist helps you save money ondental services. A network dentist has signed an agreement withUnited Concordia to follow TDP rules for providing care andaccepting payments. When using a network dentist, you won’thave to pay more than your cost-share for covered services.For a list of cost -shares, visit the TRICARE website If members visit non -networkdentists who charge more than the allowed fee, they may incuradditional expenses.Accessing CareDentists who haven’t signed an agreement with UnitedConcordia are considered non -network dentists. Non- networkdentists may bill beneficiaries their full fee. You’re responsiblefor paying the difference between United Concordia’s allowedfee and the amount charged by the non -network dentist, inaddition to the applicable cost -share. Also, non -network dentistsaren’t required to submit claims on your behalf.Premiums vary based on sponsor and member status.TDP premium amounts change annually each May 1. for current premium rates.Additionally, for premium payments, please note: Initial payment: For the first month of coverage, your initialpayment can be made by credit card, check, or money order. Ongoing payments: Payroll allotment is required forongoing payment for enrollments associated with an ADSM.However, ongoing payments for enrollments associated witha National Guard or Reserve sponsor can be made with acredit card, electronic funds transfer (EFT), orpayroll allotment.TDP OCONUS Service AreaThe TDP OCONUS service area includes areas not in theCONUS service area and covered services provided aboarda ship or vessel outside the territorial waters of the CONUSservice area, regardless of the dentist’s office address. You mayvisit any OCONUS dentist to receive dental care. However,it may be more convenient to visit a TRICARE OCONUSPreferred Dentist (TOPD). TOPDs don’t require you to pay theirfull charge at the time of service and only require the applicablecost -share, if any. Once services are performed, TOPDscomplete and submit claims on your behalf. TOPDs may not4GLOBAL

T R I C A R E D E N TA L O P T I O N SThe U.S. Office of Personnel Management offers eligibleTRICARE beneficiaries the option to enroll in a dental planthrough the Federal Employees Dental and Vision InsuranceProgram (FEDVIP).FEDVIP offers a range of plans from a number of dentalcarriers. It’s available to the beneficiary types listed below. Certain survivingspouses who havenot remarried andchildren Carriers offer differentplan optionsSurviving spouses of sponsors who died while on activeservice for more than 30 days (once no longer eligible forthe TDP) Medal of Honor recipients and their eligible family membersFEDVIP is managed by theU.S. Office of PersonnelManagementEnrollmentVoluntary enrollmentChoose among a numberof dental carriersMedal of Honorrecipients and theireligible familymembersLOOKING FORRetired National Guard and Reserve members, includingthose who aren’t 60 years old and who aren’t receivingretired pay, and their eligible family membersUnremarried surviving spouses of sponsors who died onretired status Retired service members and their eligible family members National Guard andReserve retireesregardless of age Eligible surviving children of a sponsor who died on retiredstatus (up to age 21 or 23)PROGRAM DESCRIPTION You’re eligible for dental coverage through FEDVIP if you fallinto any of these beneficiary types: BENEFICIARY TYPESRetirees and theireligible familymembers worldwideEligibilityMore Information?You may enroll in a FEDVIP dental plan following a qualifyinglife event or during the annual Federal Benefits Open Season.For more information about enrollment, eligibility, and carrieroptions, visit TOActive Duty Dental ProgramTRICARE Dental ProgramUnited Concordia Companies, Inc.1-866-984-2337 (CONUS)1-844-653-4058 (OCONUS)Country-specific access codes are available onthe ADDP website.TDD/TTY: 711www.addp-ucci.comUnited Concordia Companies, Inc.1-844-653-4061 (CONUS)1-844-653-4060 or 1-717-888-7400 (OCONUS)TDD/TTY: 711www.uccitdp.comwww.tricare.milFederal Employees Dental and VisionInsurance ProgramU.S. Office of Personnel Managementwww.benefeds.comEnrollment only1-877-888-3337 (stateside)1-877-889-5680 (TTY)Overseas, dial your country code followedby 1-571-730-5942.An Important Note About TRICARE Program InformationAt the time of publication, this information is current. It is important to remember that TRICARE policies and benefits are governed by public law andfederal regulations. Changes to TRICARE programs are continually made as public law and/or federal regulations are amended. Military hospital andclinic guidelines and policies may be different than those outlined in this publication. For the most recent information, contact your TRICARE regionalcontractor or local military hospital or clinic. The TRICARE program meets the minimum essential coverage requirement under the Affordable Care Act.TRICARE is a registered trademark of the Department of Defense, Defense Health Agency. All rights reserved.FS411G020422WWDEOPTIONAL DENTAL COVERAGE FORRETIREES AND CERTAIN OTHERS

Duty Dental Program (ADDP), the TRICARE Dental Program (TDP), and dental coverage through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP). These dental options are separate from TRICARE health care options. Depending on your beneficiary category, you ,ll be eligible for different dental programs. ACTIVE DUTY DENTAL CARE