Regular Dental Care is Important
Healthy teeth are a part of good overall health. Tooth decay can start early, so it is important for children to begin seeing a dentist by age one. Regular check-ups catch tooth decay early or prevent it in the first place. Children can learn early on that going to the dentist is safe and fun.
Tips for Choosing a Dentist
Look for a dentist that:
Tips for Parents at the Dental Office
Find a Dentist Who Accepts Medicaid
It can be hard to find a dentist who accepts Iowa Medicaid. I-Smile™ can help. You can request a list of dentists accepting new patients with Iowa Medicaid. Just fill out the form below and type "dentists" in the message. A list of providers will be mailed or emailed to you.
Talk to the I-Smile™ Coordinator
The I-Smile™ Coordinator is just a phone call away. Help is available to answer dental questions, find a dentist, and make appointments. The I-Smile™ Coordinator can help families work through barriers to dental care. Call (563) 328-4114.