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Dental Assistance (Including Extractions and Dentures)

Dental toolsDental benefits are provided to Veterans and their dependents for routine dental, extraction, and denture procedures. This benefit is income and asset based, and upon MDVA approval of eligibility you and your dependents may receive up to $1,000 for annual routine dental care paid to your choice of providers. If your dental provider determines that dentures are necessary, MDVA will issue an additional denture authorization for up to $3,000 of once-per-lifetime benefits, and if needed, an additional once-per-lifetime extraction authorization for up to $2,000 specifically for tooth extractions in preparation for the dentures.

If you qualify for this benefit, you may be eligible for other state Veterans benefits, to include optical, special needs grants and disaster relief. Please contact your County Veteran Service Officer for assistance or more information on this and other benefits. Find your CVSO at or by calling 1-888-LinkVet (546-5838), MDVA's one-stop customer service line for all Minnesota Veterans and their families.

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