Child Dental Benefits Schedule Dentist in Melbourne Eastern Suburbs - Dental Care Today - Dentists in Forest Hill VIC 3131

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Dentists in Melbourne Eastern Suburbs
Dr. Desmond Yiu
Dr. Michelle Ang
Dr. Sophia Jing

244 Canterbury Road
Forest Hill 3131

Tel: (03) 9894 2233

Open Monday - Saturday
9AM to 6PM

Child Dental Benefits Schedule provider dentist
Important information:
Medicare does NOT cover adult dental.

Dental Care Today, located in Melbourne eastern suburbs, is a provider clinic for Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS).

Child Dental Benefits Schedule
provides Medicare benefits for basic dental services for eligible children aged 2 to 17 years, capped at $1095 per child over a two calendar year period.  Adult dental not covered by Medicare.

Child Dental Benefits Schedule is the replacement for the Medicare Teen Dental Plan, which ended on December 31, 2013.

The Child Dental Benefits Schedule commenced on January 1, 2014.

Dental Care Today, our clinic in Melbourne eastern suburbs, will bulk bill services provided under the Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS).  No bulk billing available for adult dental.

In accordance with the Dental Benefits Rules 2013 legislation, child dental scheme patients who are bulk billed through Medicare will not incur a charge or gap of any kind for the service provided. 

Attention patients:
Medicare is NOT available for adult dental treatment.  Pension or concession card holders seeking government-funded dental treatment should contact their local community health service to discuss options.

Parents please be advised - services available under the Medicare child dental scheme were established by the Dental Benefits Rules 2013 legislation.  Medicare benefits are not available for all dentist procedures.

Benefits available for:
Examinations, x-rays, cleaning, fissure sealing, fillings, root canals, extractions, partial dentures and management of dental emergencies.

Benefits not available for:
Orthodontic or cosmetic treatments, or any procedure provided in a hospital.

Please read:
Medicare dental does not exist for adult dental treatment.  
There is no bulk billing for adult dental.  
This is government policy in Australia in 2024.

Caring, careful dentistry in Melbourne eastern suburbs
Caring, careful dentistry - Chinese speaking dentist - Melbourne eastern suburbs

We are the Careful & Caring Dentists who are Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) bulk billing in Melbourne eastern suburbs.

We are Chinese-speaking dentists who are Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) bulk billing in Melbourne eastern suburbs.

English, Cantonese, Shanghainese and Mandarin Chinese spoken.

Our clinic which is Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) bulk billing is located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne and is 23.6 km - about 28 mins - from Melbourne central business district.

Our services include Made in Australia ceramic crowns, dental implants and braces

Affordable crowns, dental implants and braces in Melbourne eastern suburbs

Experienced dental advice in Melbourne's eastern suburb of Forest Hill, provided by Dr. Michelle Ang:
Posted on Wednesday April 24, 2024

"Teething is a very painful time for babies and toddlers and needs to be managed carefully."

Child Dental Benefits Schedule provider dentist

Dental Care Today

The Careful & Caring Dentists in Melbourne Eastern Suburbs


Phone: (03) 9894 2233

244 Canterbury Road, Forest Hill, VIC 3131, Australia
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