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Orthodontics in special cases

Reimbursement HollandZorg healthcare insurance 2019

  1. What is orthodontics in special cases?
  2. When will you qualify for reimbursement?
  3. Referral required
  4. Reimbursement under public healthcare insurance in 2019
  5. No statutory personal contribution
  6. Policy excess
  7. Who may provide this type of care?

Please note: the information provided on this page is a summary of the reimbursement applicable. You will only be able to derive rights from the HollandZorg Conditions of Insurance (pdf).

1. What is orthodontics in special cases?

Orthodontics involves care of an orthodontic nature such as dentists generally provide. It is a specialism within dental care. In orthodontics, the position of the teeth and molars in the jaw is improved. Orthodontics in special cases applies when you have a very serious developmental or growth disorder that is affecting your teeth, jaw and mouth (tooth-jaw-mouth system).

2. When will you qualify for reimbursement?

If you have a serious developmental disorder or growth disorder that is affecting the tooth-jaw-mouth system, you will qualify for orthodontics in special cases. The orthodontics must be necessary to retain or achieve a dental function. The co-treatment of other care must be necessary too. You need our prior consent. The insurance conditions explain which documents you have to submit with your request for consent.

3. Referral required

You will require a referral from a dentist for care from an orthodontist.

4. Reimbursement under public health insurance in 2019

Under HollandZorg public healthcare insurance, you will qualify for the reimbursement of the costs of orthodontics in special cases.

 

Public Healthcare Insurance Reimbursement 2019
HollandZorg public healthcare insurance 100%

 

Supplementary Insurance                    Reimbursement 2019
Start none
Extra none
Plus none
Top none

5. No statutory personal contribution

There is no statutory personal contribution for orthodontics in special cases.

6. Policy excess

Are you 18 or older? The costs incurred for orthodontics in special cases will count towards your compulsory policy excess and any voluntary policy excess.

7. Who can you approach?

Orthodontic treatment is available from orthodontists, whether or not affiliated to a centre for
special dentistry.

 

If you have any questions or would like more information, contact customer services on +31(0)570 687 123. We will be happy to answer your questions.
 

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