For NHS patients the costings are as followsEmergency : £21.60 Treatment deemed necessary to alleviate toothache when not under a course of treatment.Band 1: £21.60Dental examination, x-rays if needed, scale and polish if deemed clinically necessary by dentist, oral healthcare and prevention advice. Some fissure sealants. All items to diagnose and prevent decay.Band 2: £59.10All band 1 items PLUS fillings. Root canals, tooth extractions, wisdom tooth extractions.Band 3: £256.50All bands one and two plus any laboratory work e.g.; Crown, Bridge, Inlay, Dentures, Some treatments of missing teeth. Exemptions: Please bring all evidence of exemptions to the practice as we need to record that we have seen the relevant paperwork. You may be exempt from your dental charges if either you or your partner, receive either:
Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance, or
Guarantee Pension Credit, or
you are entitled to, or named on, a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate, or
Partial help: If you hold a valid HC3 certificate, you might get some help towards the cost of your NHS dental treatment. The certificate tells you how much you will have to pay.
Please visit the NHS website if you require a more detailed breakdown of costings or any exemptions from the cost of treatment. Our staff members are also on hand if you have any questions. Unfortunately cosmetic dentistry is not covered on the NHS, these include: Dental implants, Tooth Whitening, ceramic crowns on back teeth, sports guards, adult orthodontics and hygienist visits.