What treatments can I use my CareCredit card for?
You can use your CareCredit healthcare credit card to pay for any dental treatments that improve your mouth health like preventative check-ups, cleanings and root canals. Or you can use it for cosmetic procedures like whitening, veneers, dental implants and ceramic crowns.

Can I use my CareCredit card to pay for whitening, veneers, dental implants or other cosmetic dentistry?

Yes, you can use your CareCredit healthcare credit card anywhere it is accepted for all different types of elective and cosmetic dentistry.

I've maxed out my medical insurance benefits, can I use my CareCredit account to pay for a root canal or other necessary procedures?
Yes, you can use your CareCredit account to pay for all out-of-pocket costs from elective procedures such as teeth whitening to acute needs such as a root canal. Your card can also be used to pay for medical insurance deductibles and co-payments.

I thought I should only use my CareCredit healthcare credit card for major dental expenses, but it looks like I can pay for 6 month check-ups as well. Why is that?
You can use your CareCredit healthcare credit card for all of your dentistry related expenses including regular check-ups. After all, a preventative approach to your oral health can help you avoid problems down the road.

I would like to replace my mercury fillings with ceramic ones. Can I use my CareCredit account to cover the up-front cost?
Yes, CareCredit allows you to finance dental procedures like the cost of ceramic fillings and pay for them with monthly payments.

                                                                                                                                                                                         Courtesy of CardCredit.

Financial Information


Your estimated co-payment is due at the time of service.  As a courtesy,

we will estimate your portion based on information that we receive from your insurance, and will file your insurance on your behalf.  If there is additional amounts owed after insurance pays their portion, we will bill you the balance.  Any balances due after 60 days will be due from the patient receiving care. 

     Including debit cards, personal checks, cash, and money orders

*  Credit Cards
      Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover

*  Insurance 

      We are in-network providers for most PPO insurance and fee for service.

      Please call our office for more information.  Have your insurance card ready.

* CareCredit
    CareCredit is designed to assist patients with financing

    dental treatment via a convenient, renewable low monthly

    payment program. You can get more information by clicking

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​​Angela Hilton-Foley, DMD

(813) 891-1212