Penrith Dental Clinic Supports Medicare Child Benefit Scheme

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Penrith Dental Clinic now pleased to offer financial support for basic dental services for children aged 2–17 years under the scheme of Medicare Child Benefit.

Sydney, New South Wales – June 14, 2016 – The Medicare Child Dental Benefit Scheme is a government scheme to pay for Children’s dental treatment in a private practice or public setting. Eligible children aged 2-17 years old are entitled to up to $1000 worth of basic dental treatment that can be claimed at the practice. Penrith Dental Clinic now proudly supports this scheme by offering Free Check-up and 2 X-rays for parents.

The spokesperson stated, “If you have a child eligible for the Medicare Child Benefit Scheme and the child is over the age of 6, you can book them with us for free check-up and treatment. Services that receive a benefit under this program include examinations, x-rays, cleaning, fissure sealing, fillings, root canals, extractions and partial dentures.”

The Department of Human Services determines eligibility from the start of each year, and throughout the year. When a child is eligible, their parent or guardian should be sent a notification, either electronically or by post. The $1000 limit applies for two years. It can all be used up in the first year if needed, but expires at the end of the second calendar year.

He also explained, “Before you visit us with your child, please take a prior appointment and provide us with details about your eligibility for the Medicare Child Dental Benefits Scheme. We will take you through the procedure for getting your child treated under the scheme.”

Penrith Dental Clinic offers a comprehensive range of pediatric dental services in a warm and child-friendly environment. What’s more, they also offer complete benefits of the Medicare Child Dental Scheme for eligible candidates. The benefits of Medicare Child Dental Benefits Scheme includes: Over a period of 2 years you can claim $1000 for basic dental treatment, Any remaining benefit from the $1,000 in the first year of eligibility can be carried forward to the second year if you are still eligible and more.

The spokesperson also added, “You can check your eligibility under Medicare Child Benefit by calling (02)47217771. If you have any questions, you can also contact us here at Penrith Dental Clinic. Our friendly staff are more than happy to help.”

About Penrith Dental Clinic,

Penrith Dental Clinic specialises in offering an extensive range of dental services in a clean and comfortable environment. Some of their notable treatments include: root canal therapy, wisdom teeth removal, tooth extraction, children’s dentistry and more.

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Company Name: Penrith Dental Clinic
Contact Person: Frank Meshkani
Phone: (02) 4721 7771
Address:Suite 4A, Penrith Medical Centre / 61-79 Henry St
City: Sydney
State: New South Wales
Country: Australia