NHS Dental Charges will rise from the 1st April 2017.
Dentistry is one of the few NHS services where you have to pay a contribution towards the cost of your care. The information on this page explains what you may have to pay for your NHS dental treatment.
NHS Dental Charges from 1st April 2017
- Emergency dental treatment – £20.60
This covers emergency care in a primary care NHS dental practice such as pain relief or a temporary filling.
- Band 1 course of treatment – £20.60
This covers an examination, diagnosis (including X-rays) and advice on how to prevent future problems. Also, a scale and polish if clinically needed. Preventative care such as the application of fluoride varnish or fissure sealant if appropriate.
- Band 2 course of treatment – £56.30
This covers everything listed in Band 1 above, plus any further treatment such as fillings, root canal work or removal of teeth but not more complex items covered by Band 3.
- Band 3 course of treatment – £244.30
This covers everything listed in Bands 1 and 2 above, plus crowns, dentures, bridges and other laboratory work.
Please talk to your dentist or phone your local practice if you need more information.
Monton, please call 0161 789 1557
Davyhulme, please call 0161 746 9029
Bexley Square Salford, please call 0161 834 5166