Dominion Finalizes Acquisition of DentaQuest Mid - Atlantic and DentaQuest Virginia

by Lauren Oakley | Jan 07, 2016
Alexandria, Va.- Dominion Dental Services (Dominion), a leading dental insurer and
administrator of dental and vision benefits headquartered in Alexandria, Va., has finalized its acquisition of DentaQuest Mid Atlantic, Inc. (DQ-MA) and DentaQuest Virginia, Inc. (DQ-VA) from DentaQuest Management, Inc. The transaction adds over 90,000 members throughout Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C.

"We are pleased to complete our acquisition. First and foremost we
are focused on a seamless and positive transition for our customers," said Dominion President Mike Davis. "We are also excited about the opportunity that this presents to our members, clients, brokers and providers as this deal expands our network and product portfolio as we continue to provide a world-class service experience that our clients have come to expect. We look forward to unveiling the network expansion and our product portfolio in the coming weeks."

The acquisition's closing took place on December 31, 2015. Notifications to all customers have either been sent or are being sent in the coming days. Members and providers will have the same phone number for service. All DQ-MA and DQ-VA sales and account service staff have transitioned to Dominion. Virginia members enrolled in DQ-VA's low option dental plan through the Federally Facilitated Marketplace will continue to be offered a plan with another DentaQuest affiliate.