How Direct Access Works

Select Your Plan

UFTDental offers Individual plans starting at $36/year and Family plans for $48/yr.

For assistance call SIDS


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Select Your Dentist

UFTDental has hundreds of NY Metropolitan area dentists including general practitioners and specialists to choose from. All dentists must meet our credentialing standards in order to participate. You can use any combination of general practitioners and specialists and change dentists at any time. You can find nearby dentists here.

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Make An Appointment

Call and schedule an appointment with a participating dentist. Identify yourself as a UFT Direct Access Member and you can start saving. The discounts have been pre-negotiated for you and are published.

Simply pay the dentist the UFT Direct Access Discounted Rate at the time of your visit.

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Enjoy Saving

Pay the pre-negotiated discounted rate directly to the dentist at the time of your appointment. UFT Direct Access is not insurance, so you only pay for the services you receive. There is never any paperwork hassles for you or your dentist.

With UFT Direct Access dental plan, saving money at the dentist couldn’t be easier.

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Please remember that this is a dental discount plan. You are responsible for any and all charges incurred by you and/or your dependents. UFT Direct Access will not reimburse you or your dentist for any of these charges. Please discuss your treatment plan and charges with your dentist prior to starting any work. You should exercise the same care and apply the same criteria in selecting a participating dentist that you would when selecting a non-participating dentist. Disclosure:This discount plan is not insurance and is not intended as a substitute for insurance. The plan does not meet minimum creditable coverage requirements under state or federal law and is not a Qualified Health Plan under the Affordable Care Act. The plan provides discounts at participating providers on certain dental services. The range of discounts will vary depending on the type of provider and the dental services received. Members are obligated to pay the provider the entire amount of the discounted rate for services at the point of sale. The plan does not pay providers for services provided to members. The discount plan organization is Administrative Services, Only, Inc., 303 Merrick Road, Ste. 300, Lynbrook, NY, 11563, 866-679-7437, Service Area: This plan is only available to residents of New Jersey and New York, and is not currently available to residents of any other jurisdiction. Participating providers and discounted fees are subject to change without notice and are not available in all areas. Membership and activation fees apply. The discount plan organization has no liability for providing or guaranteeing dental services or the quality of dental services rendered. The plan is governed by the member agreement provided at activation.