The Dental supplementary insurance plan from health insurer Sanitas covers the costs of outpatient and inpatient dental care from dentists and dental technicians in Switzerland and abroad (restorative treatment, orthodontic treatment and oral surgery, and dental prosthetic work).
Dental insurance covers 80% of the costs of dental treatment up to a maximum of CHF 5,000 per calendar year. Claims under Dental are subject to a deductible of CHF 350 per calendar year.
To take out the Dental supplementary insurance plan you need to supply a dentist’s report in addition to the application. Reports and X-rays as of January 1 of the year in which the child reaches age 7 must be enclosed.