Measures for the detection and prevention of dental diseases for insured persons Authorisation

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


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Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Gender Equality

Last update or date of publication
27.11.2020