Further information about your child’s eligibility can be found on the Government website regarding the Child Dental Benefits Schedule or you can call Medicare general enquiries line on 132 011.
- On making an appointment with our Reception staff you must advise them that you wish to use this Government assistance and advise what your Medicare number is along with the child’s date of birth
- Your child’s first appointment at Dental at Lake Haven will be with our Hygienist, who will explain how the scheme works and help you complete all the documentation that Medicare requires. Then the Dentist will see your child and a full written treatment plan will be given to you so that you are aware of all the treatment that we recommend.
- A Clean may be also done within this visit if required after your consent.
- You must bring your child’s Medicare card with you and your appointment will be bulked billed.