Washington Dental Service

Phone number: 1-800-554-1907

There are two dental insurance plans provided to Full-time faculty and staff.  The Washington Dental Service option is a Preferred Provider plan.  Coverage is 100% - Class I/basic visits; 70% - Class II/restoratives & extractions; 50% - Class III/major.  There is a $50 annual deductible per person, per calendar year; maximum $150 per family (deductible does not apply to Class I).  Annual benefit limit is $1,500. Orthodontics is not a covered benefit on this plan.  The University pays your premium in full; you are responsible for dependent premiums.  Additional information is provided below.

For a list of current preferred providers and to register to track your claims, please go to the Washington Dental service website:

Willamette Dental Group

Phone: 1-855-433-6825 (select option 3 to learn more about how this plan works)

The second option for dental care is a dental maintenance organization (DMO) which allows employees and eligible dependents to receive orthodontic coverage with a $2,000 co-pay as well as all other dental care services such as teeth cleaning covered in full and no annual maximum.  Willamette Dental Group allows access to all dental care in a one stop setting.  There are three clinics in the area located at 9717 N. Nevada, 501 S. Bernard or 943 Ironwood in Coeur d'Alene. The University pays your premium in full; you are responsible for dependent premiums.  For more information on the plan, please click on the link below.

Willamette Summary

Please note that the enrollment for Willamette, dependent eligibility and rates are included in the Washington Dental Service section above.  Also note that Willamette does not cover implants (it is a discounted service only) and Washington Dental Service covers them at 50% rate. 

Mailing Address
502 E. Boone Ave.
Spokane, WA 99258-0080
Phone: 509.313.5996
Fax: 509.313.5815

Located at: 102 E. Boone Ave.
Office hours: 8am-5pm, M-F