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How can you save money with the TRDP? Let us count the ways…

There are many ways you can save money on the cost of dental care when you’re enrolled in the TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP). Read on to learn what they are.

New TRDP Mobile Dentist Directory!

GREAT NEWS! Access our NEW TRDP Dentist Directory right from your smartphone or tablet!

Little blueberries are big deal in July

July is National Blueberry Month. To celebrate this occasion, here are some “juicy” facts about these little blue gems and their effect on your dental and overall health.

Take our summer teeth quiz

Even though school’s officially out, here’s a quick True or False quiz you can take to help you get through the summer months with a healthy smile.

June is National Dairy Month

Cheese tops list of dairy foods thought to have specific dental health benefits

Enamel protects your teeth—so be sure to protect your enamel (and your smile)!

What can you do—besides brushing—to help protect our teeth from erosion and decay?

Tobacco use can affect your dental health, too

Did you know that smoking cigarettes and chewing tobacco are also harmful to your oral health?

Memorial Day caps off National Military Appreciation Month

National Military Appreciation Month started as a simple idea: to gather America around its military family to recognize and appreciate those who have served and are now serving.

Why Your TRDP Coverage is a Good Buy

Reasons why having dental coverage under the TRDP makes good financial sense.

What to eat to keep your teeth

Today’s nutritional approaches to oral health go beyond "don’t eat sugar." Find out what foods and dietary habits can affect your teeth.

Smile! It’s Children’s Dental Health Month!

Delta Dental and the TRDP remind everyone, regardless of their age, about the importance of promoting early preventive care and good oral hygiene habits to give children a head start on a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums.

Annual Premium Update Effective January 1, 2015

Premium rates for the TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) will undergo an adjustment on January 1, 2015 as established in Delta Dental's contract with the Department of Defense.

Stay “In Touch” with the TRDP – Read the latest issue of our e-newsletter for enrollees (PDF, 1.5MB)

Summer Fun And Dental Health Go Hand In Hand, Going Paperless Is the Way To Go, National Farmers Market Month. National Health Aging Month Reminder, Mark Your Calendar and At Ease.

Did you receive a disenrollment letter?

Some of you may have received a final notice of termination regarding your TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) enrollment account.

Exciting changes ahead for TRDP!

Delta Dental of California will continue administering the TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) under a new five-year contract effective January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2018.

Did your TRDP allotment suddenly stop in January? Learn more.

A recent error has inadvertently caused a disruption in your retirement pay allotment for the TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) monthly premium.

Enrollment process changes

Delta Dental is now required to verify enrollment eligibility with the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) and initiate an allotment (automatic deduction) for enrollees receiving retirement pay.

Oral Health Oral Health

Our SmileWay Wellness program has information about oral health to help create added value from our dental insurance.

Visit our Wellness Site


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