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5 Top Tips For Achieving A Healthier Mouth in 2021

5 Top Tips For Achieving A Healthier Mouth in 2021

The start of a new year is as great a time as any to turn over a new leaf. As your Northern Beaches Family Dentist, we want to share a few tips for achieving a healthier mouth in 2021. Oral health is directly linked to general health. So, new year's resolutions that...

Oral Health Tips For The Festive Season

Oral Health Tips For The Festive Season

The festive season is upon us, as are the parties, social events, drinks and endless food! While this time of year is a lot of fun, our teeth are particularly vulnerable. This is mostly due to the abundance of naughty Christmas treats and hectic schedules.  We bet the...

Getting the Symmetrical Smile You’ve Always Wanted With Veneers

Getting the Symmetrical Smile You’ve Always Wanted With Veneers

Getting the Symmetrical Smile You've Always Wanted With Veneers Veneers have become one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments in Australia for achieving a symmetrical smile. They say the secret to the perfect "Hollywood smile" is achieving symmetry whilst...

Tackling Tooth Sensitivity

Tackling Tooth Sensitivity

Dentin hypersensitivity, also known as tooth sensitivity, is a condition that causes one or more teeth to become overly sensitive, often to temperature. Do you experience tooth pain when eating hot, cold, sweet or acidic foods or drinks? Or breathing in cold air? If...

Tips for Managing Dental Anxiety in Children

Tips for Managing Dental Anxiety in Children

Dental anxiety in children is common. The Australian Research Centre for Population and Oral Health state that roughly one in 10 children experience anxiety surrounding dental visits. Dental anxiety in children can result in avoidance of or postponing of dental...

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore A Chipped or Cracked Tooth

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore A Chipped or Cracked Tooth

Teeth are strong, but chips and cracks can still happen. There are several reasons as to why a tooth may chip or crack. Depending on the severity and location of the damage, it can be quite painful as well as affect the appearance of your smile.  In this article, we...

Everything You Need to Know About Tooth Extraction

Everything You Need to Know About Tooth Extraction

Tooth extraction involves the removal of an adult or baby tooth by a dentist or a dental specialist. When a child loses a tooth, a permanent tooth will usually grow into its place in time. However, when an adult tooth needs extraction, there is no successor.  At...

Preventing Tooth Decay in Kids | Mona Vale Children’s Dentist

Preventing Tooth Decay in Kids | Mona Vale Children’s Dentist

Tooth decay in kids is common. According to the Australian Dental Association, tooth decay is the most common chronic disease in childhood. Tooth decay can lead to a host of potential oral health issues like pain, bad breath and tooth loss.  Tooth decay is a disease...

Causes of Bad Breath & How to Prevent It | Northern Beaches Dentist

Causes of Bad Breath & How to Prevent It | Northern Beaches Dentist

It's common for people to experience bad breath now and then. But persistent bad breath that is a daily problem suggests an underlying issue that may need attention.  At Beaches Dental Mona Vale, your Northern Beaches dentist, we understand that bad breath can...

Celebrating 1 Year at Bungan Street | Northern Beaches Family Dentist

Celebrating 1 Year at Bungan Street | Northern Beaches Family Dentist

Beaches Dental Mona Vale is celebrating one year of being at Bungan Street! We thought we’d use this opportunity to share everything you need to know about visiting your Northern Beaches Family Dentist.  From how to find us and where to park to an overview of our...

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HICAPS

Beaches Dental Mona Vale is part of HICAPS allowing us to process most health fund claims at the time of your appointment leaving only the gap for payment. We do need your card to swipe it to make the payment so make sure you have it with you at your appointment.

We also provide you with a treatment plan outlining the relevant item numbers for you to be able to check with your health fund prior to your appointment to know exactly what will be covered and what your rebate will be.

Please note – Not all health funds are covered under Hicaps (it does cover all major and most minor health funds though). In the case your health fund is not covered you will need to pay the fee in full and claim back from your health fund.

VETERANS AFFAIRS (DVA)

Veterans Affairs provides extensive cover for Gold and White card holders (full and partial cover) we are happy to except both at Beaches Dental Mona Vale as we appreciate the service given by the men and women of the Australian Armed Forces.

CHILD DENTL BENEFITS SCHEME (CDBS)
The government is allowing $1000 of dental treatment over a two year period for eligible children through your local dentist. MEDICARE should notify you of your eligibility (based on your income for that year) but our reception staff can check for you.
STERILISATION

Here at Beaches Dental Mona Vale we are committed to patient safety and following infection control guidelines. Our nurses are all trained in infection control and our sterilising team have 2 autoclaves with surgical tracking to make you to feel safe and confident when receiving treatment.

PATIENT FORMS

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