Dental Plans and Rates

All information presented on this page, including links to plan documents and descriptions, is specific to the plan year of July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017.

Pitt employees may choose among three dental plans offered by United Concordia Dental (UCCI), including a dental health maintenance organization (DHMO) plan and a traditional indemnity program with two "flex" plan designs.

The DHMO, Concordia Plus, includes 100 percent coverage of preventative services, as well as access to University Dental Health Services. The traditional indemnity programs, Concordia Flex I and II, offer access to a broad network of dentists, as well as full coverage of preventative services.

University Faculty and Staff employees who choose to receive dental care through the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Dental Medicine will receive a 10% discount on all services not covered by insurance. Please note that this discount is subject to change at the discretion of the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Dental Medicine. To learn more about this discount program and how to become a patient at Pitt Dental Medicine, please call 412–648–8616 or visit dental.pitt.edu.

Dental Plan Rates and Descriptions

View the current plan year's rates

 Concordia Plus DHMO

  • Requires the selection of a network primary dental office (PDO). If one is not selected at enrollment, a dental office will be assigned. Each participant can have their own PDO. 
    • For all existing participants, in order to change your PDO, you must contact UCCI directly at 1-877-215-3616 prior to seeking services.
  • Charges no annual deductible or annual plan-year maximum,
  • Covers 100 percent of the cost of cleanings, exams, and other preventative services, and
  • Provides partial coverage of orthodontics for eligible dependents up to age 19.

Benefit GuideSchedule of Benefits/Certificate of Coverage

Concordia Flex I

  • Allows participants to choose dentists from a broad network
  • Covers 100 percent of the cost of preventative services

Benefit GuideSchedule of Benefits/Certificate of Coverage

Concordia Flex II

  • Allows participants to choose dentists from a broad network
  • Charges no annual deductible for preventative, diagnostic, and orthodontic services
  • Covers 100 percent of the cost of preventative services
  • Provides partial coverage of orthodontics for eligible dependents up to age 19

Benefit GuideSchedule of Benefits/Certificate of Coverage

 

Questions? Contact United Concordia online or by phone: 1-877-215-3616.

Dental Benefit Providers

To locate participating providers in United Concordia's network:

  1. Go to ucci.com.
  2. Click on "find a dentist."
  3. For the Concordia PLUS plan, select “DHMO Concordia Plus General Dentist” from the “My Network Is” drop down menu
    • Use the last 6 digits of the Provider ID to designate the PDO(s) when enrolling.
  4. For the Concordia FLEX I and II plans, select “Advantage Plus” from the “My Network Is” drop down menu

View screenshot instructions for assistance in searching for a provider.