55% of American get their dental insurance through their work. So if you are self employed, you will either need to add it to your existing medical insurance plan or get one separately. There are many options available for self employed dental insurance. They range from expensive dental plans that charge a high monthly premium which can cost as much as $100 a month but you will get more coverage than other plans.
Dental insurance for self employed individuals can be complicated because you’re typically only going to be interested in standard, preventative dental coverage. Complex procedures are not the norm and may not be thought about when you are researching which policy to buy. Getting a root canal, may be a rare occurrence but can be costly. So you will need to figure out how much coverage you will need. If you haven’t been to a doctor in several years, there is a good chance that you will need a lot of work especially if you are experience tooth pains. The real key is to find affordable dental insurance by doing research and searching through many different dental provider as possible.