Children Dentistry and Medicare Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS)
At North Carlton Dental Group, we understand how important your children’s dental health is. This is why we provide a comprehensive range of services to cover all of your needs. Give your child the care they deserve with the Child Dental Benefits Scheme (CDBS), claim up to $1000 in child dentistry via Medicare.
We’re a family orientated practice, so we understand your concerns when it comes to dental services for your little ones. This is why our team places high importance on being gentle and caring, and we take great pride in offering complete care for children.
A big part of our children’s dentistry involves informing and properly educating children about oral hygiene and the various ways they can protect their teeth and gums during this important growth stage of their lives.
As the most trusted children’s dentist Melbourne has to offer, we use our years of experience to make your child feel at ease in the chair. People of all ages can get nervous about a trip to the dentist, but our friendly and caring approach is all about making your little one feel comfortable with what is happening.
Who is eligible?
If you have received a letter from Medicare stating that your child is eligible, you can book under this scheme.
What do I need to do?
- Call (03) 9381 1811 and book the appointment, advising us that you will be participating in this scheme.
- Bring your Medicare card to the appointment.
- You will be asked to sign a form to consent to their treatment at each visit.
What is covered?
Most treatment is covered: examinations, cleans, fluoride treatments, fillings, small x-rays, extractions. We will advise if your child requires treatment that won’t be covered. Then you can choose whether to proceed.
Will I have to pay?
If you have enough credit on your voucher, We will BULK-BILL and you don’t have to pay for any of the treatments covered under the Medicare Child Dental Benefits schedule. The Dentist will inform in advance if any of the treatments are not covered.
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We look forward to caring for you and your family