December 2013 > Travel and Your Delta Dental Plan

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Traveling for the Holidays? Your Delta Dental Plan Travels with You.

As you pack your suitcase for holiday travel, dental care may be the last thing on your mind. But dental emergencies are more common than you may realize, and having a basic understanding of your travel coverage can help reduce stress if you need to visit a dentist while you're away from home.

Accessing Your Dental Benefits While You Travel

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Payment and Claims Information

If you visit an out-of-network dentist, you are responsible for paying for your treatment at the time of service. To request reimbursement, you will need a detailed receipt showing the dentist’s name and address, the services performed, and the amount of payment. You can submit the claim to Delta Dental using the claim form available at: deltadentalins.com/universityoftexas. Include your current address and phone number so Delta Dental can reach you with any questions.

Additional Tips for Travelers

Need more advice for accessing safe dental care when traveling abroad?  The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) offers the Traveler’s Guide to Safe Dental Care, which includes:

Questions?

Access UT plan information online 24/7 at deltadentalins.com/universityoftexas. For additional questions, please contact Delta Dental Customer Service at (800) 893-3582 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Central, Monday-Friday.