Child Dental Benefits Schedule – Medicare Bulk Bill Dentist
$1,052 Free Dental For Hope Valley and Magill Kids*
Did you know, that your children may be eligible for up to $1,052 each in basic dental treatments under the Child Dental Benefits Schedule? It is Medicare funded Dental.
FAQ’s of the Medicare Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS)
Is my child eligible for free (Medicare bulk billed) dental treatment?
The easiest way to find out if your child is covered by the Australian Government’s Child Dental Benefits Schedule is to contact us directly and we’ll be able to advise you right away.
What is the CDBS?
The Child Dental Benefits Schedule is a program that is run by the Australian Government, that covers dental treatment for up to $1,052 over two calendar years per eligible child.
What children are eligible for free dental treatment?
A child’s eligibility is assessed at the beginning of each year and lasts the whole calendar year. A child is eligible if they are:
- aged between 0-17 years
- eligible for Medicare
- part of a family receiving Family Tax Benefit Part-A or
Dental treatments are covered by Medicare include:
- Dental examinations
- Cleaning & scaling
- Fissure sealings
- Dental fillings
- Teeth extractions
- Root canal treatment
Want to find out if your child is eligible for the CDBS?
The easiest way to find out if your child is eligible for the Dental Schedule is to call our Magill or Hope Valley Practices. We’ll quickly be able to advise you of the status. We can then book your child in for dental treatment.