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UHC Specialty Updates: FlexAppeal, Quip Dental Partnership, & Teledentistry

UHC provided the following important updates on their Specialty products.


FlexAppeal Enhanced Dental Plans

Additional preventative care may help members avoid issues such as gum disease and cavities. To help members move their health forward, UHC offers FlexAppeal Enhanced dental plans. These plans offer 3 major benefits:

  • Up to 4 teeth cleanings or gum treatments each year or a combination of both 
  • White fillings on posterior teeth without paying more
  • Dental implants covered to replace missing teeth


See UHC’s FlexAppeal Enhanced flyer for more details.


Quip Dental Partnership

UnitedHealthcare is offering a national discount to all UnitedHealthcare Medical and Specialty Benefits members for quip Smart Electric Toothbrushes and bundles.


A 30% discount is offered for kids or adults' smart toothbrush or smart toothbrush bundles.


Discounted prices:

  • $45 kids' smart brush
  • $45 adult plastic smart brush
  • $60 adult metal smart brush


The discount can be redeemed at


UHC Teledentistry

UHC offers virtual dental visits – also called teledentistry – which is an easier way to see a dentist without going to the dentist's office. These virtual dental visits connect members with a licensed dentist by computer or mobile device.


UHC dental members will be able to:

  • Use teledentistry for $0 out-of-pocket
  • Includes 2 virtual dental visits per plan year
  • Connect virtually by phone or video
  • Get a second opinion, treatment options or a medically necessary prescription from dentist
  • Get 24/7 help for a variety of non-emergency dental conditions



See UHC’s Teledentistry flyer for more details.


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