HDS has served Hawaii’s families since 1962. More
than 95 percent of Hawaii’s licensed, practicing dentist participate with HDS to
meet the oral health needs of more than a half million members.
Largest Statewide Patient Base
HDS's quality benefits plans attract and retain a large patient base for
participating dentists year after year. More than 500,000 members are currently
enrolled in HDS plans.
Claims Processing Service
Fast and efficient claims processing for you and your
patients means you receive prompt and accurate weekly payments.
Local Customer Service
Our team of local Customer Service
and Professional Relations representatives provides quick and friendly service.
HDS has more than four decades of experience as the first and largest dental
benefits provider in Hawaii.
HDS offers a free suite of electronic tools to help minimize paper handling,
postage costs and speed up payments. Products include: direct deposit, on-line
real-time patient eligibility, benefits and history, on-line claim submission
and tracking, on-line digital attachment submission, on-line reconsiderations,
real-time adjudication, HDScan (X-ray scanning tool), and DenTel (automated phone service).
HDS also accepts electronic claims from
clearinghouses such as Apex EDI, Dentrix, Easy Dental, G&C Claims, Innova
Dental, Tesia, Dental Xchange, Kodak and others.
HDS offers free seminars and on-site training to participating dentists and
their staff members. Seminar attendees receive Academy of General Dentistry
Credits for continuing education.
Discounts for Dentists
HDS arranges for discounted rates and special offers from vendors exclusively
for participating dentists.
Directory and Web Searches
A list of participating dentists is included in our participating
dentist directory and
on the Web site. HDS members are encouraged to visit participating dentists to maximize
the benefits of their HDS dental plan.
Delta Dental Plans Association Affiliation
HDS is a member of the Delta Dental Plans Association (DDPA). DDPA is the
largest dental benefits provider in the United States, covering more than 50
million individuals. HDS participating dentists are also Delta Dental
Assignment of Benefits
HDS will send claim payments directly to the participating dentist or
participating dentist’s account (direct deposit).
are interested in becoming an HDS participating dentist, please e-mail
HDSProfessionalRelations@HawaiiDentalService.com to receive an application