Child Dental Benefits Schedule – Bulk billed dental care for children

Dental Care on Wondall can bulk bill treatment under the Child Dental Benefits Schedule subject to Medicare approval.

In 2017, benefits for basic dental services are capped at $1000 per child over 2 consecutive calendar years.

Benefits include the following services:

  • check ups
  • x-rays
  • cleaning
  • fissure sealing
  • fillings
  • root canals
  • extractions

Eligibility basics

  • children aged between 2 –17 years
  • receive, or their family, guardian or carer receives, certain government benefits such as Family Tax Benefit Part A for at least part of the calendar year
  • are eligible for Medicare

Our reception staff will be happy to help you find out if this benefit is available for your family.

Please note that you cannot claim a benefit under the CDBS and from a private health insurer for the same dental service.