HCF patients enjoy the benefit of our dental practices being a participant in the HCF More For Teeth Program. Members of HCF have No Gap payable while attending for Check-up appointments on Examinations, X-rays, Scale and clean, Fluoride treatment, Mouthguards. For more information please visit www.hcf.com.au
From January 2014 the Medicare Child Dental Benefit Schedule was introduced for eligible families. A child is eligible if they are aged 2-17 years, are eligible for the medicare and are either part of a family receiving family tax benefit part A or certain Australian government payments.
Benefits for basic dental services are capped at $1,000 per child over 2 consecutive calendar years. If you do not use all of your $1,000 benefit in the first year of eligibility, you can use it in the second year if you are still eligible. Some of the services covered include examinations, x-rays, scale &cleans, fissure sealants, fillings, root canals and extractions.
Our dental practices are proud to offer its services to returned servicemen and women and manages the oral health care of many DVA patients and their spouses. From routine maintenance to carrying out more extensive restorative and rehabilitative treatments, our dentists will be able to take care of your dental needs. For further information please visit The Department of Veteran Affairs website.