Health Plan of San Mateo Dental Services
Do I qualify for Health Plan of San Mateo?
In San Mateo County, Health Plan of San Mateo manages the dental, health, and behavioral health services for Medi-Cal members. To receive dental coverage through Health Plan of San Mateo Dental, you must be eligible for Medi-Cal. Your eligibility determines the types of benefits you have access to through Medi‑Cal. You do not need to apply separately for dental coverage because it is a part of the Medi‑Cal program. Once you are approved for Medi-Cal, you will automatically be enrolled in Health Plan of San Mateo. You will receive a Medi-Cal card and an HPSM ID card.
How can I find a dentist?
After you enroll in Health Plan of San Mateo, you can find a dentist online by visiting their online provider directory here. You can download a provider directory in multiple languages, or request a printed copy at the bottom of the page here. HPSM Member Services staff can also help you find a dental provider. Call 1-800-750-4776 or 650-616-2133 Monday-Friday, 8:00am-6:00pm to speak to a staff member.
- HPSM Dental’s member website—information on how to find a dentist, how to arrange transportation or interpretation services, how to prepare for your dental visit, and oral health education
- San Mateo County Oral Public Health Program—information and education about oral health for children and their parents / caregivers