Cardinal Care
Virginia's Medicaid Program
Department of Medical Assistance Services

Dental - Children

Virginia's Medicaid Smiles For Children program offers comprehensive dental service to children under age 21. Smiles For Children also provides comprehensive services, except orthodontics, to pregnant individuals enrolled in Medicaid and FAMIS MOMS. Effective July 1, 2021 adults participating in Medicaid started receiving comprehensive dental benefits. DentaQuest is the single Dental Benefits Administrator of Virginia's Medicaid Smiles For Children Program.



For Medicaid Foster Care Children, utilization for State Fiscal Year 2021 is 77%.