Our Payment Methods
Many patients worry about paying for dental care, but fortunately at Smiles on Delaware, we offer a variety of payment options. Our mission is to make you feel comfortable throughout your visit and this goal includes paying for our dentist's services. Review the different payment methods we accept at our Ankeny, Iowa dental office and don't hesitate to ask us questions about any of these options.
Cash and Personal Checks
Paying with cash is one of the most common and reliable ways to cover dental care costs. Since cash payments can be faster and more convenient, many of our patients opt for this method.
We also accept personal checks at our dental office. Our staff is happy to provide you with any information you may need to complete the check accurately.
Credit cards are another common approved method of payment at our office. We accept various types of credit cards, such as Visa and Mastercard. For a complete list of accepted types or to verify your card, contact our team directly.
This office offers Care Credit, which is a service that allows you to pay for your dental services in installments. Care credit allows you to obtain immediate treatment without paying out of pocket the same day. Care credit is based upon approval and can be used to pay for all your dental needs. Once you are done with your installments, you can use the full balance in future dental visits. Care credit is a great option when you are on a budget or don’t have dental insurance available. Ask us about care credit today. Applying is easy and we are here to answer any questions you may have during the process.
There are various dental insurance plans today and many of the plans fully cover or partially cover your basic dental work including teeth cleanings, fillings, check-ups and even necessary dental surgery.
However, it is important that you verify if we are an accepted provider of your dental insurance company. Since dental plans can vary in terms of services covered and accepted providers, it is important you speak to your insurer to understand your plan's coverage and prepare before your visit with us. Keep in mind that if your dental insurance only covers part of your services, you will have a balance remaining for which you can pay through our other available payment options. If you are paying your dental services through your insurance, please make sure to bring your insurance card and a form of ID the day of your visit.
Our office accepts CareCredit, a healthcare credit card that is used to pay for out-of-pocket expenses not covered by dental insurance. CareCredit is subject to credit approval, but once you are accepted, you can use it again and again. CareCredit is a great option if you're on a budget, in that you can pay for your dental expenses in installments. Ask us about CareCredit today! Applying is easy, and we are here to answer any questions.
There are various dental insurance plans today, and many of the plans fully cover or partially cover your basic dental work, including teeth cleanings, fillings, checkups and even necessary dental surgery. However, it is important that you verify if we are an accepted dental care provider for your insurance.
Since dental plans can vary in terms of services covered and accepted care providers, it is important that you talk with your insurance representative to understand your plan before your visit with us. Keep in mind that if your dental insurance only covers part of your services, you will have a balance remaining that you can pay for through our other payment options. If you are paying for your dental services through your insurance, please make sure to bring your insurance card and driver’s license or another form of ID on the day of your appointment.
Determining Which Option is Right for You
With the number of payment options available at our dental office, you can choose the one that is most convenient for you. We want to make sure you always have a great experience when you visit, so if you need assistance choosing the payment method, our team is ready to help. Our staff at Smiles on Delaware in Ankeny, Iowa is here to answer all of your questions.