Health Fund & Payment Options
We are proud to be the preferred providor for Queensland Country Health and welcome all other major health funds.
At Ooralea Dental Care we care about our patients and offer as many payment options as possible so you can receive the high quality dental care you need without worrying about cost.
We accept cash, cheques and most major debit and credit cards; You can also claim your health fund rebates on the spot!
We welcome the senior members of our community to our practice and are pleased to offer a 10% discount to senior card holders, pensioners and concession card holders.
We participate in the DVA programme where eligible Veterans are able to be provided with most dental treatments at no cost to them.
At Ooralea Dental Care we can assist you with Workcover Claims.
Bulk Billing Under Medicare Child Dental Benefit Schedule
Ooralea Dental Care are pleased to advise that we are fully supporting this plan and are bulk billing all eligible patients under the Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) which commenced on 1 January 2014 and provides access to Medicare funded benefits for basic dental services for children aged 2-17 years.
The CDBS provides Children with $1000 in benefits (capped over two consecutive calendar years) for a range of dental services including examinations, x-rays, cleaning, fissure sealing, fillings, root canals and extractions.
Families are means tested requiring receipt of your Family Tax Benefits Part A or certain government payments. To see if you are eligible and to update your details, please call the Medicare general enquiries line on 132 011.
Further details about this plan can be found at: http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/services/medicare/child-dental-benefits-schedule