FAQ

Please find answers to some of our more frequently asked questions below. If you can't find your answer below please don't hesitate to contact our friendly staff on 3841 6641 or by emailing info@dentistspringwood.com.au

Do you treat children under the Child Dental Benefits Schedule?

Yes.

How do I know if my child is eligible for the Child Dental Benefits Schedule?

You will receive a letter in the mail if your child is eligible, otherwise you can contact our practice and we can check for you.

Will I have any out of pocket costs under the Child Dental Benefits Scheme?

No. We will bulk bill children, which means that you will not have any out of pocket costs up to the $1000 limit provided by Medicare over a 2 year period.

Do you treat department of Veteran's Affairs Patients?

Yes.

What if cost is a concern?

At Springwood Road Dental we understand that dental treatment can sometimes be an unplanned cost, this is why we offer interest free Payment Plans to all our patients who require a certain amount of dental treatment. Call our practice today to find out how a payment plan could benefit you!

Do you accept Private Health Fund Cards?

Yes. We accept all Private Health Fund Cards and can process your claim for you at the time of your appointment, all we need is your member card.

Why do I need Dental X-rays?

The dentist may choose to recommend dental x-rays as they show us what is happening inside and in-between your teeth. X-rays help us see what the Human eye cannot.

How often should I have a checkup?

Our dentists recommend that you come in at least every 6 months for a routine checkup and professional dental clean of your teeth. Regular checkups and cleans are often all you need to prevent further problems from occurring.

Payment Plans through DentiCare Payment Solutions!

We understand that dental treatment can sometimes be an unplanned cost, which is why we offer Payment Plans through DentiCare Payment Solutions!

  1. $35 initial set up fee paid to DentiCare!
  2. Pay 20% of treatment plan upfront and the rest is paid off through the payment plan system!
  3. Weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments!
  4. Minimum $1,000 treatment plan to be paid off!
  5. Interest free for up to 24 months!