Medicaid Adult Dental Benefits by State:

Since 1982, every state has provided health benefits to low-income Americans through Medicaid. But in times of economic stress, the optional Medicaid dental benefits often become a prime target for cost-cutting politicians. The map below illustrates the evolution of state Medicaid dental benefits in the last decade.

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Adult dental benefits
None No optional adult dental services covered
Emergency Only emergency dental services covered
Limited Covers more than just emergency dental services but not enough to be considered full coverage
Full Covers extractions and at least preventative, diagnostic and restorative dental services

Source: American Dental Association