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Dental Insurance Overview


McDowell County offers the opportunity to enroll in dental insurance coverage through Medcost. Below is a brief summary of in-network coverage. Please see the Plan Summary for the exact benefit levels associated with your care. Additional information can be found by calling the member services department at 1-800-795-1023 or by logging on to the Member Services Website at

Preventative Services:

Preventative Services

(Routine Exams, Cleanings, X-Rays)

You pay 0%

Basic Services:

Fillings, Oral Surgery, Root Canal Therapy, General Anesthetics

You pay 20%

Major Services: 

Inlays, Onlays, Crowns, Dentures, Periodontics

You pay 50%


Dependent Children Only

$1,500 Lifetime Maximum

You pay 50%

Employee Only Cost Per Paycheck


Family Cost Per Paycheck


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