Sign In

Anthem Now has the Largest Dental PPO Network in the Nation

As the result of a recent network expansion, Anthem's Dental Complete network now has 133,500 unique dentists, making it the largest dental PPO network in the nation.* This helps Anthem offer superior dental network overall value with a combination of network size, in-network utilization and network discounts.

  • 133,500 unique dentists*
  • >72% average in-network utilization**
  • 36% average national network discount**
  • 48% network growth over the past 5 years**


The advantages of growing the Anthem Dental Complete network for your clients include:

  • Improved provider matching and less disruption – this means it's much easier for clients to move from their current dental carrier to Anthem
  • A larger network means greater access – this means higher in-network utilization, stronger network savings and greater access to care for members
  • Strong network discounts – this means members save more by visiting one of Anthem's network dentists with their 36% average national network discount
  • Thousands of more dentists helping to make and keep members healthy – this means more dentists than ever have the ability to improve members’ health through Anthem's proprietary Whole Health Connection® program


The best-in-class and truly unique dental capabilities and features that Anthem offers for your clients include:

  • 50+ years of dental experience with over 6 million dental members, 70,000 groups and over 900 dedicated dental associates
  • Benefit customization and innovative benefit solutions including unlimited annual maximums, teledentistry, cosmetic benefits and accidental dental injury
  • Anthem Whole Health Connection with digital care alerts to members and providers, proactive outreach for clinically-enhanced preventive care and bi-directional communications between dentists, medical providers and care management professionals
  • Simplified administration including one bill, one ID card, one web site, one mobile app and one local account team
  • Discounts off medical premium (large group) or ASO fees when packaged with Anthem's dental product


For more information about Anthem's best-in-class dental PPO products, click here.


For questions or help with an Anthem dental quote, please contact a member of your B&P Sales Team - 888.722.3373.



* Validated by independent third party Network360 (formerly known as Strennus and recently combined with Netminder) as of March 2020. Compared to Cigna Total DPPO, Aetna PPO, MetLife PDP Plus, Delta Dental PPO.


** Internal Anthem data 2020.