A full breakdown of costs and a treatment plan will be provided at the consultation or dental health check. Payment is required for treatment that has been provided on that day. We accept all major credit cards and debit cards, cheques (up to the value of the guarantee card), bank drafts, and cash.
 

Smile32 Dental – NHS Fee List 2016-17


At Smile 32 Dental, we are committed to providing NHS dentistry to help you maintain an optimal oral health.

To help maintain and enhance your health, function and aesthetics, we consider your treatment requirements when designing your care plan. We always discuss different treatment options under NHS and give you a written treatment plan under relevant NHS Band before starting any definitive treatment.
 

 Band 1 course of treatment £19.70
This covers an examination, diagnosis (including X-rays), advice on how to prevent future problems, a scale and polish if needed, and application of fluoride varnish or fissure sealant.
 
   
 Band 2 course of treatment £53.90
This covers everything listed in Band 1 above, plus any further treatment such as fillings, root canal work or removal of teeth.
 
   
 Band 3 course of treatment £233.70
This covers everything listed in Bands 1 and 2 above, plus crowns, dentures and bridges.
 
   
 Urgent dental treatment £19.70
Most urgent treatments can be dealt within one appointment to put you out of pain and discomfort temporarily. Definitive treatments such as extractions can only be done if deemed necessary and appropriate after consulting with the dentist. You will only need to pay a single Band 1 (£18.50) charge.
 


NHS Fees

We always discuss with our patients in detail the course of treatment that you will be undertaking.
We also give you a written estimate for all treatment proposed.

NHS Charges

NHS Charges are paid at the start of a course of treatment.
These charges are set by the NHS and increases on an annual basis.

There are different levels of treatment charges and this will be explained to you during your appointment.
Some patients are exempt from paying from NHS dental charges.

These include:

  • Patients under 18 years of age
  • Patients aged 18 years old and in full time education
  • Pregnant women
  • Mothers with children under 1 year of age
  • Patients who have, or whose partner is named on a current HC2 NHS charges certificate
  • Patients who have a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate
  • Patients who receive or whose partners receive Pension Credit guarantee credit
  • Patients who receive or whose partners receive income support
  • Patients who receive or whose partners receive income based jobseeker's allowance


Some patients may be able to receive help with their dental charges if they or their partner is named on an HC3 NHS charges certificate.

If you feel you are exempt from NHS charges because you hold any of the above certificates please bring a record of the certificate umber and the qualifying person’s National Insurance number with you to your appointments so that we can fill out the appropriate forms.

Payment options:
 

We accept cash and the following credit and debit cards: Master Card, Visa and Maestro.