Smile Care Dental Plan is NOT INSURANCE, but rather a licensed Dental Savings Plan offered through your local dentist's office. The plan is not a qualified health plan under the Affordable Health Act. The plan does not make payments directly to affiliated providers. Active plan members receive a pre-negotiated, transparent discounts from their affiliated provider's retail fees applicable to patients without insurance. Since there is no paperwork or reimbursement, plan members must arrange payment with their affiliated provider at the time of service but will receive member-only discounts for all dental procedures rendered. The list of affiliated providers is on the plan website.Please check with your affiliated provider prior to beginning treatment. Discount Medical Plan Organization (DMPO) and plan administrator: Ascension Dental Partners LLC, 816 Congress Ave. Ste. 1620, Austin, TX 78701.