Sample Dental Care Savings with Aetna Dental Access®

Product/Service


Adult Cleaning

Child Cleaning

Routine Checkup

Four Bitewing X-rays

Composite (White) Filling

Crown (porcelain fused to noble metal)

Complete Upper Denture

Molar Root Canal

Extraction (single tooth)

Comprehensive Ortho
Treatment - Adolescent
Select Regional
Average Cost*

$88     

$63     

$43     

$55     

$144     

$889     


$1,037     

$900     

$136     

          $4,917     
Average Cost
Aetna Dental Access**

$53      

$37      

$28      

$32      

$78      

$597      


$777      

$638      

$70      

         $3,451
Total Savings


$35   

$26   

$15   

$23   

$66   

$292  


$260   

$262   

$66   

$1,466
*The select regional average cost represents the average fees for the procedures listed above in Los Angeles, Orlando, Chicago and New York City, as displayed in the Estimate the Cost of Care tool as of November, 2006.
**Average cost with Aetna Dental Access is the average of the above referenced cities’ negotiated fee for the same procedure.