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Jargon buster

Here we’ll help you to understand some of the commonly used jargon within dental insurance.
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Partner

your legally married husband or wife, or your registered civil partner, or a person who is permanently living with you in the same household as if they were your husband or wife or registered civil partner.

Cancer (oral)

a diagnosis of a malignant tumour

Primary member

the insured person who purchases the policy. This person must be 18 years or older and be permanently living in the UK.

Clinically necessary

treatment recommended by a dentist or specialist to ensure the maintenance of good oral health.

Specialist

a dentist who is registered with the General Dental Council as a specialist. For any treatment for oral cancer, specialist means a medical or dental practitioner.

Benefit year

the 12-month period immediately following the start date and each period of 12 months after that.

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