Child Dental Benefits Schedule
The Child Dental Benefits Schedule will continue in 2018
In the news:
The Australian Dental Association (ADA) has applauded announcement by the Turnbull Government and its Health Minister, Greg Hunt, to reinstate the Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) cap to $1,000.
“The Minister for Health, the Hon Greg Hunt … advised the ADA that a number of changes to the CDBS have been finalised and will take effect on 1 January 2018.”
Take advantage of Child Dental Benefits Schedule and secure the dental health of your children. CBDS provides financial support for basic dental health services to children of eligible families.
At Cardiff Dental, we bulk bill almost every dental treatment that’s eligible under the CBDS plan, which means there’s no additional cost to you. The Child Dental Benefits Schedule provides your child with up to $1,000 worth of dental treatments over two years.
At Cardiff Dental, we are devoted to the education and preventative care of all our patients, particularly the younger ones. The Child Dental Benefits Schedule makes your child’s first dental visit more accessible and convenient.
What Dental Treatments Are Covered?
Child Dental Benefit Schedule covers the following dental treatments:
- Fluoride treatment
- Cleaning and scaling
- Root canal treatment
- Oral hygiene instructions
- Dental X-rays
- Tooth fillings
- Fissure sealants
Orthodontic treatments and cosmetic dental procedures including those procedures conducted in hospitals are not covered by the CDBS.
Quality Dental Healthcare for Children in Cardiff
When you make an appointment for your child, please let us know if your child is qualified for the Child Dental Benefit Schedule.
Cardiff Dental proudly supports this amazing government initiative that will greatly benefit the oral health wellness of your children. For more information, call us on (02) 4954 6888 or book your appointment online and our doctors will take care of your child’s dental needs.