Beam Dental

Beam Dental is a digital-first dental benefits provider that incorporates dental hygiene behavior into policy pricing, combining an easy-to-use online insurance platform, AI-powered underwriting, and the connected Beam Toothbrush for better overall wellness.

Beam Dental works with employers, individuals, and families to deliver fundamentally better care.

Beam Dental was founded in 2012 by Alex X Frommeyer and Alex Curry. The company is based in Columbus, Ohio.

Beam’s product experience focuses on ease-of-use and tailored pricing that is fundamentally built on preventive care.

Beam’s digital platform makes everything from quotes to claims fast and easy for brokers, members and employers. With its smart pricing driven by machine learning means benefits brokers can get more accurate custom quotes in as little as 30 seconds.


Beam's brush program has produced over 100 million brushing minutes to date, helping employers control their insurance costs and helping members earn rewards. Beam also offers vision insurance, powered by VSP, and group term life coverage for employers of all sizes in partnership with Nationwide Insurance.


Beam is the only dental benefits company to incorporate rewards for dental hygiene into policy pricing. Beam is available in 41 states around the U.S. and is accepted at over 400,000 access points nationwide. 


Beam Dental is backed by Kleiner Perkins, Mercato Partners, Drive Capital, Georgian Partners, Breakout Capital, Nationwide and others. The company raised $80M in a Series E round on Mar 02, 2021. This brings Beam Dental's total funding to $168.4M to date.



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $168.4M over 6 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series E)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Columbus
  • State: Ohio
  • Country: United States
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