Measures for the detection and prevention of dental diseases for insured persons Authorisation Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

The aim of dental care is to examine teeth and the oral cavity in detail in order to be able to detect and treat possible dental, oral and jaw diseases at an early stage.

The dental precaution is aimed at all insured persons and serves to detect and treat possible dental, oral and jaw diseases at an early stage.

Dental prophylaxis measures in adults include:

  • the guide to effective oral hygiene,
  • Notes on the reduction of risk factors
  • the removal of hard coverings and tooth decay or irritants that can cause inflammation of the gums.

For insured persons over 18 years of age, a preventive examination is provided per year. Some health insurance companies offer different benefits.

  • Electronic health card
  • If necessary, bonus booklet

Related Links

  • Section 28 Fifth Book of the Social Code (SGB V)

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Last update or date of publication
27.11.2020