Supplemental Dental and Vision Insurance 

TPEA is pleased offer its members the opportunity to enroll in supplemental dental and vision insurance. We encourage our members to compare these offerings to the dental and vision products available through ERS in order to make the best decision for their personal or family coverage. See plan highlights and informational fliers below.

To enroll in these dental or vision insurance, members should visit the Services and Discounts page (login required).

TPEA Dental through Ameritas

Dental Plan Overview (PDF)

Plan highlights:

  • $1,000 orthodontia lifetime max benefit
  • 60% coverage for basic services such as fillings and denture repair (for first year; 80% thereafter)
  • 25% coverage for major services such as anesthesia, crowns, simple extractions and root canal (first year; 50% thereafter)
  • No waiting period for preventive, basic or major services

Available to Texas residents only

When can you enroll?


TPEA Vision through VSP

Vision Plan Overview (PDF)

Plan highlights:

  • Annual WellVision Exam is covered every 12 months
  • 100% coverage on Standard Progressive lenses
  • One pair of standard frames every 24 months (copays apply)
  • 20% savings on additional glasses and sunglasses
  • Contact lens exam covered every 12 months (instead of eyeglasses)

When can you enroll?

Anytime. To receive the savings associated with the Dental + Vision package, you need to first be enrolled in TPEA Dental.

This information is for illustrative purposes only and is not a contract. It is intended only to provide a general overview of products and services. Only the insurance policy can give actual coverage amounts, terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions. The master policy is governed by the laws of the state of Texas. Endorsed by: Texas Public Employees Association. Dental products are underwritten by Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. and VSP. Marketed by: Association Member Benefits Advisors Austin, TX 78730. Vision products are underwritten by Vision Service Plan.