DenteMax Names Melissa Wagner President and CEO

SOUTHFIELD, MI, May 1, 2012 – Melissa Wagner has been named President and CEO of DenteMax, LLC. The appointment is a result of a new direction the company is taking to offer innovative solutions that support additional growth and savings for DenteMax client partners.

“DenteMax client partners can feel confident that as the marketplace continues to move in new directions, so will we.” Wagner said. “We are making dynamic changes to continue to provide the best support for member access to affordable, quality dental care. In addition to ongoing growth of the network, we also will be offering dental solutions that include expanded networks, claims repricing, expanded reporting and analytics packages and wellness programs. “

Melissa Wagner is a veteran in the dental benefits industry, with more than 25 years of extensive dental industry experience. Wagner’s tenure helps her understand the dental industry from three important perspectives: the dental provider, the administrator, and end-consumer or the member.

In her previous role as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for DenteMax, Wagner quadrupled revenue and tripled the number of client relationships. This has contributed to DenteMax being recognized in all business segments as the largest leasable dental PPO network in the country. Wagner's experience and entrepreneurial leadership style will continue to make DenteMax a success.

DenteMax offers quality access by credentialing all DenteMax network dentists with a National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) accredited Credentials Verification Organization (CVO).