Dental Professional Liability Claim Report
Dentist's Advantage is a proud partner of the Academy of General Dentistry and a Lead Corporate Sponsor and Member Savings & Offers program provider.

In addition to making professional liability insurance available to dental practitioners, Dentist's Advantage is also a leading provider of risk management information.

The new claim report, Professional Liability in the Dental Practice: Lessons Learned from Closed Claims, helps dentists reduce their claim exposures while improving patient safety.

Highlights of the study include:
  • More than $29 million was paid in indemnity and expenses for 600 professional liability claims on behalf of dentists during the 5-year study period.
  • An additional 872 professional liability claims closed successfully without an indemnity payment, at a cost of $5.1 million to defend.
  • Of the 368 license defense claims closed during the study period, 77.5% were managed with an expense less than $5,000.
For more information about the Dentist's Advantage Professional Liability Insurance Program, exclusive AGD member discounts*, and program for dental school graduates, please call 888-778-3981.

*Maximum credit is 60% except for the first year new dentist discount, part-time of 10 hours or less or leave of absence.

Dentist's Advantage is a division of Affinity Insurance Services, Inc.; (TX 13695); (AR 100106022); in CA & MN, AIS Affinity Insurance Agency, Inc. (CA 0795465); in OK, AIS Affinity Insurance Services Inc.; in CA, Aon Affinity Insurance Services, Inc., (CA 0G94493), Aon Direct Insurance Administrators and Berkely Insurance Agency and in NY, AIS Affinity Insurance Agency.
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