Does Medicare Cover Dentist visits?

Currently, Medicare does not cover visits to the dentist or dental procedures performed at the dentist's office. Procedures such as, installing dentures, tooth extractions, semi-annual cleanings, fillings, x-rays are not covered at all. Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) will pay for some dental procedures if you are in the hospital. These procedures must be considered an emergency and/or life threatening to be covered under Part A. Dental ...
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Medicare, Medicaid and Medical Alert Systems

One of the questions we get all the time is: Does Medicare/Medicaid pay for my medical alert system?  The answer is generally no. For the most part, medical alert systems or personal emergency response systems are not covered by Medicare. Sometimes, charitable organizations like churches and non-profits will have senior adult ministries established that may provide some of the costs for medical alert systems.  You may also check to see if your ...
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