Orthodontics in special cases
Reimbursement HollandZorg healthcare insurance 2021
- What is orthodontics in special cases?
- When will you qualify for reimbursement?
- Referral required
- Reimbursement under public healthcare insurance in 2021
- No statutory personal contribution
- Policy excess
- 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).
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).
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.
You will require a referral from a dentist, general practitioner or a dental specialist for care from an orthodontist.
Under HollandZorg public healthcare insurance, you will qualify for the reimbursement of the costs of orthodontics in special cases.
|Public Healthcare Insurance||Reimbursement|
|HollandZorg public healthcare insurance||100%|
There is no statutory personal contribution for orthodontics in special cases.
Orthodontic treatment is available from orthodontists, whether or not affiliated to a centre for
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.