NHS Charges & Exemptions

Our practice offers NHS dental treatments, which means that you may be entitled to FREE dental treatment if you fulfil certain criteria. You are eligible to receive FREE dental treatments if, when your treatment starts, you are:

  • Under 18 and in full-time education
  • Pregnant
  • Had a baby within the last 12 months

If you have been included in an award of:

  • Income Support
  • Pension Credit Guarantee
  • You or your partner is entitled to, or named on a valid NHS Tax Credit Exemption Certificate
  • Income based Job Seekers Allowance (JSA)
  • Income Related Employment Support Allowance (ESA)
  • Universal credit (based on the last assessment period there were no earnings, or earnings were within the allowed limit)
  • In receipt of HC1 / HC2 certificate

If you’re not entitled to free NHS treatment or if you need help with the cost, below are examples of the cost of common treatments that we offer:

  • Examination – No Charge
  • X-Rays- from £3.32
  • Scale & Polish – from £10.88
  • Single tooth extraction – from £12.40
  • Silver filling – from £7.20
  • Root canal treatment – from £40.00
  • Periodontal Treatment – from £26.40
  • A complete set of upper and lower dentures – £180.28

The maximum patient charge is £384.

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