Grow up Smiling – Child Dental Benefit Schedule.
Thanks to the Australian Governments CDBS program. Eligible Kids between 2 – 17 years can get up to $1000 worth of dental services. Carrum Downs Dental Group on Frankston-Dandenong Road can BULK BILL treatment costs under this program for eligible kids.
If you are not sure if you are eligible just give us a call and provide your medicate number. We will be able to confirm if you are eligible.
At Carrum Downs Dental Group we have a play area for kids to engage themselves before the treatment. Also, during the treatment we can provide the child with distraction or entertainment with Kids channels or Movies while we gently complete the dental treatment.
To be eligible:
- The child must be between 2–17 years old.
Have a Medicare card
The child’s family receives Family Tax Benefit Part A or one of the following Australian Government payments:
Disability Support Pension
Double Orphan Pension
Veteran’s Children Education Scheme, if the child is 16 or over
Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act Education and Training Scheme, if the child is 16 or over
How to Claim the Child Benefit
- Just book an appointment with us and let us know if you are eligible for claiming this benefit. If you are unsure we can check the eligibility on your behalf with you Medicare card number.
Bring your medicare card along for your appointment
After your appointment we will bulk bill your treatment costs and this means you don’t need to pay from your pocket.