Insurance Programs

North Carolina Dental Society offers a variety of insurance programs in addition to its NCDS Healthcare Plan.

Group Life and Disability Insurance

These Group Term Life Insurance, Group Long-Term Disability Insurance, and Group Short-Term Disability Insurance plans are specifically designed for the dental staffs employed by NCDS members. Please contact Eric Ludwig at Interactive Medical Systems, or (800) 426-8739, for more information about these important coverages. 

Individual Life and Disability Insurance

Individual Life Insurance, Individual Long-Term Disability Insurance, and Individual Short-Term Disability Insurance plans specifically designed for dentists are available through Advisors Financial Group. Please contact Greg Patterson at Advisors Financial Group, or (800) 334-1217, for details about these crucial coverages.

Dental Malpractice Insurance

Effective January 1, 2014, Dental Professional Liability Insurance is provided by Medical Protective, the oldest and largest professional liability carrier in the country. Established in 1899, MedPro has an AM Best rating of A++ and Standard and Poor rating of A+, the highest in the dental malpractice industry. MedPro offers a range of coverage options, and NCDS members receive significant premium discounts. 

Angela Ackerman at Medical Protective will be glad to answer any questions from NCDS members, and she will work directly with NCDS members to transition their coverage to Med Pro. You may contact Angela Ackerman directly at 260-492-4656, or

Property and Casualty Insurance

Effective January 1, 2014, property and casualty insurance for NCDS members is provided by the Hartford Insurance Company, in cooperation with Medical Protective, the endorsed professional liability insurance carrier. Established in 1810, the Hartford offers a full range of business insurance programs specifically designed for dental practices, including Business Owners/General Liability and Workers Compensation. Please contact Angela Ackerman at Medical Protective, 260-492-4656, or for more information about protecting your practice.