Don’t Miss Out on Your Dental Health Fund Benefits – They End 31st December!

If you’re a member of a health fund in Australia, now is the time to take action. Your annual dental cover is about to reset, and the clock is ticking. To ensure you get the most out of your health fund benefits, schedule an appointment at Christies Beach Dental Care before 31st December 2023. Don’t let your hard-earned benefits slip away – it’s time to use it or lose it!

Common Dental Treatments Covered by Your Health Fund

As a health fund member, you have access to a range of dental treatments to maintain your oral health. Here are some of the common services you can access with your health fund benefits:

  1. Regular Check-ups and Examinations: Keeping up with routine check-ups is essential to prevent dental issues and ensure your oral health is in top shape.
  1. Teeth Cleanings and Scaling: Professional cleanings help remove plaque and tartar, preventing gum disease and tooth decay.
  1. X-rays for Diagnostic Purposes: X-rays assist in identifying hidden dental problems that might not be visible during a regular examination.
  1. Fillings for Cavities: Timely treatment of cavities is crucial to prevent further damage to your teeth.
  1. Mouthguards for Sports or Teeth Grinding: Protect your teeth during sports activities or if you suffer from bruxism (teeth grinding).
  1. Crowns and Bridges: Restore damaged or missing teeth with crowns and bridges to maintain your smile’s appearance and functionality.
  1. Dentures: If you’re missing teeth, dentures can help you regain confidence in your smile and the ability to eat comfortably.
  1. Root Canal Treatment: Save a damaged tooth with root canal therapy, relieving pain and preserving your natural tooth.
  1. Braces or Clear Aligners: Straighten your teeth and achieve a beautiful smile with orthodontic treatment.
  1. Tooth Extractions, Including Wisdom Teeth: When extractions are necessary, your health fund may cover these procedures.
  1. Dental Implants: Coverage for dental implants may vary, but they can be an effective solution for missing teeth.
  1. Treatment for Dental Emergencies: Accidents can happen, and your health fund can help you get the urgent care you need.

Understanding Your Dental Coverage

It’s important to note that the extent of coverage for these treatments can vary from one health fund to another and may also depend on the specific plan or policy that you’ve chosen. So, it’s essential for health fund members to check with their health fund provider for the exact details of their dental coverage.

Unsure About Your Remaining Dental Coverage?

Don’t be in the dark about your benefits. Contact your health fund provider, and they’ll be able to provide you with information about the benefits you’re entitled to for the rest of the calendar year. Making a simple phone call can help you make the most of your health fund benefits and ensure your dental health is in great shape.

Want to know more?

Email or call our friendly team at Christies Beach Dental Care on (08) 8384 5996 and we’d be happy to answer your questions and book an appointment. Conveniently located at 36 Beach Road, Christies Beach – we look forward to providing you and your family with quality dental care.