389 Blackburn Road, Burwood East, VIC 3151   |   Mon, Thu, Sun 9am - 5pm   |   (03)9055 1110

Medicare CDBS and Veteran Affairs Dental

At Burwood East Dental Care, we want to ensure dental care is affordable for all our local residents and families. The Medicare Child Benefits Schedule covers dental treatment up to $1000 over 2 years and includes dental treatments such as check-ups, cleaning, x-rays, fillings, extractions, and root canals. We will bulk-bill Medicare Child Dental Scheme. If you are not sure whether your children are eligible or not, feel free to check their eligibility with us.

We also support all of our veterans and accept all Department of Veterans Affairs patients. Please contact us if you have any further questions.

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Health Funds

At Burwood East Dental Care, we support all private health funds with fast on the spot claiming.

Following a comprehensive examination, we provide a personalised treatment plan detailing all procedure costs and item numbers, so you can calculate your refund.

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There are a number of factors that will affect the refund that you are entitled to receive for Dental treatment including:

  1. Overall treatment cost
  2. The level of cover you have
  3. Whether you have just general dental cover or both general & major
  4. Which health insurance fund you are with
  5. Whether or not there is enough yearly rebate remaining with your cover

For your convenience, we utilise a HICAPS machine, allowing us to process your insurance claim on the spot, and meaning you only have to pay the gap payment. HICAPS is a convenient way of ensuring you do not have to later go to your insurer with paperwork, or come up with vast amounts of money for treatments on the spot.

Once you have received a treatment plan, we can give you an instant cost estimate with HICAPS or you easily contact your insurer and quoting the item codes, your insurer will be able to quickly provide you with a rebate estimate.


$149 Check-up and Clean Special

Regular visits to the dentist for routine check-ups and teeth cleaning are crucial for your oral health. With continuously increased insurance premium, we understand regular visits to the dentist can be a financial burden for you. At Burwood East Dental Care, we will waive your gap payment (no out of pocket cost) if you have an eligible private health insurance dental cover which covers for $149 or above for preventive treatments. We accept all Australian health insurance funds.

For preventive treatment, including:

  1. Dental examination
  2. Bitewing Dental X-rays
  3. Intra-oral photos
  4. Teeth scale, clean and polish
  5. Fluoride treatment

The $149 treatment package offer applies for both new patients and existing patients. Check your eligibility today! Offer depends on your level of health insurance extras cover and yearly limits. Burwood East Dental Care reserves the right of final interpretation of this offer.