15% to 20% of the country’s health care costs are spent on dental care which stands second after hospitalization costs.
Due to lack of suitable dental insurances, approximately 90% of the dental care costs are paid from their own pocket without any insurance coverage.
The average dental care costs is 3 times more than radiology costs and 5 times more than laboratory expenses. More than 91% of dental services are provided by private dental centers.
To meet the increasing need of dental care plans, Iran assistance has utilized the appropriate benefits covered by dental insurance programs and has developed a network of dental centers containing tens of specialty clinics to make below dental care packages available to its members: