Health insurance, medical insurance and dental insurance for groups
Welcome to the Managed Dental Care website. For over 14 years, Managed Dental Care, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Guardian Life Insurance, has offered quality pre-paid dental benefits in the state of California.
You can search for a primary care dentist near you, or check to see if a particular dentist or dental office is in our network. Click Go to get started.  If you would like to appeal a referral decision or file a complaint, click Grievance Form, which will allow you to describe your situation in detail.

At Managed Dental Care,we know it's important that our provider directory is accurate.
To report any potentially incorrect information in the directory,please contact the Plan's Member Services Department at 1-800-273-3330 or via email at
Description of MDC's Grievance Process:
MDC will acknowledge all written grievances within 5 calendar days and all electronic grievances within 3 calendar days.
MDC will resolve all grievances within 30 calendar days.
Members have 180 calendar days from the date of an incident to submit a grievance.
Managed Dental Care Customer Service:
California Department of Managed Health Care:
 1-877-688-9891 (TDD)

Summary Benefits & Coverage

You can easily access your Managed Dental Care Summary Benefits and Coverage by clicking here at Guardian Anytime and follow these steps:
 Go to Forms and Material and select Obtain
    Forms and Materials.
 Go down to the Benefit Summaries hyperlink.
 Click the + sign for class and it will display all
    relevant California Summary of Benefits
    Comparison Forms for that class