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Find a Dentist

Essence’s Dental Benefit is administered by Advantica. To search for a dentist that participates with Essence please visit the Advantica website at and following the following steps:

  • Click Provider Search on the Home Page
  • Under “Find a Dental Provider” click “Advantica Preferred Provider Network”
  • Under “Your Dental Plan” click “Medicare MO/IL”
  • Upon entering your search criteria click the “Search for Provider” button

You can also call Advantica Customer Service at (314) 543-4900 or (800) 501-3471.


You are about to leave the Essence Healthcare 2016 plan site and visit our Provider Portal—a website especially for our providers and those interested in joining our provider network.

To continue to our Provider Portal, click on the link below. Otherwise, close this window to remain on the 2016 plan year site.

Visit the Provider Portal