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Earn a 20% Premium Credit! Created by Orthodontists for Orthodontists®, AAOIC works to help safeguard your hard-earned career by offering comprehensive malpractice insurance. We believe protecting your career is worth doing right—and choosing the plan that is selected by more of your peers than any other can make the difference.  

Case Study: How an Orthodontist's Inadequate Documentation Led to an Expensive Malpractice Claim Settlement

Treating adults can be a significant source of business for orthodontists. Women comprise a large percentage of this business. But given the culture’s present emphasis on looking perpetually youthful, both sexes are seeking treatment at older ages.   Orthodontic treatment allows adults to address cosmetic issues and dental problems that could have long-term negative consequences, such as crossbite, or severe class III malocclusions.  

How Much Do You Know About Your Malpractice Insurance?

Previously, we discussed the importance of getting familiar with the basics of your malpractice insurance coverage. Now, we'll address a few of the other points that can help assure not only that your coverage remains intact, but you get the most out of your policy.   Get familiar with your policy's supplementary coverage.

FAQ's on use of Supplemental Disease Consent Form and Health Questionnaire

Answers to FAQ’s regarding the AAOIC Supplemental Informed Consent "Orthodontic Treatment in the Era of COVID-19" and Supplemental Health Questionnaire  

Statement on COVID-19 Virus from AAOIC

We understand some AAO members will want to know if they have coverage under their AAOIC Professional Liability Insurance policy for the allegation of transmission of the COVID-19 virus in their orthodontic office(s) .  The answer is that there may be coverage, depending on the facts and circumstances of any claim.  There also may be coverage under your general liability policy.  In the event of a claim, be sure to report it promptly to both AAOIC and your general liability carrier.  Generally, it will be difficult for an individual to prove where they acquired the virus now that there is c

Thank you for 25 years of support!

For 25 years we’ve been providing our AAO members with quality Professional Liability Insurance and it is our mission to continue to provide exceptional coverage and irreplaceable peace of mind when it's needed most.

 

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