Regie de l’assurance maladie du Quebec
Certain services provided by dentists and denturists are paid by the Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec. Some services are covered for everyone. Other services are covered only for children under age 10 and for persons who have been recipients of lastresort financial assistance for a specific period of time.
Region of Administration:
Government / Department:
Ministère Santé et Services sociaux
In hospitals, persons who present their Health Insurance Card are entitled to certain oral surgery services in the event of trauma or an illness. These
services are provided free of charge.
• certain bone grafts;
• drainage of an abscess;
• removal of a cyst or tumour;
• reduction of a fracture.
Related examinations, local or general anesthesia
and X-rays are also covered.
The costs related to tooth and root extractions are not covered by the Régie.