Talk to us

If you have questions, we can help. There are a number of ways you can get more information about your plan and contact DentaQuest.

  • English and Spanish speaking reps are available.
  • Other translation services are available.
  • Regular Business Hours: Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Central Time. We are closed on state-approved holidays.
  • Self-service Interactive Voice Response (IVR) is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Medicaid Dental Plan
  • 1-800-516-0165 (toll-free)
  • 7-1-1 (TDD/TTY toll-free)
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Dental Plan
  • 1-800-508-6775 (toll-free)
  • 7-1-1 (TDD/TTY toll-free)
For Providers seeking IVR/Self Service, Member Eligibility, Authorization or Claims status, and more, please call our Provider Services Hotline: 800-896-2374 

Are you a Medicaid member and want to ask for a State fair hearing?

  • Call DentaQuest toll free at 1-800-516-0165
  • Mail a letter to DentaQuest at:
DentaQuest TX Dental Services
Stratum Executive Center
11044 Research Blvd
Building D, Suite D-400
Austin, TX 78759
ATTN: Fair Hearing
If you ask for a fair hearing, you will get a packet of information letting you know the date, time, and location of the hearing. Most fair hearings are held by telephone. You can get more details about the process for complaints, grievances and about the Fair Hearing Process by reviewing your member handbook. 

Want to report waste, abuse, or fraud?

Let us know if you think a doctor, dentist, pharmacist at a drug store, other health-care provider, or a person getting benefits is doing something wrong. Doing something wrong could be waste, abuse, or fraud, which is against the law. To report suspected waste, abuse or fraud you can: Under the box labeled “I WANT TO” click “Report Waste, Abuse, and Fraud” to complete the online form.
You can report directly to DentaQuest. To report suspected fraud or abuse, just use the numbers on this page.