TC Dental Group provides for dental emergencies
We understand how you feel when a dental emergency occurs unexpectedly to you and your loved ones! We reserve emergency slots in our daily schedule to ensure prompt attention is given when your dental emergency arises. We also provide “over the phone” advice and attention when you call us during your dental emergency. Types of dental emergencies include:
- Severe toothache
- Knocked-out / dislodged teeth
- Bitten or injured tongue, lips or cheeks
- Abscesses/oral infection/facial swelling
- Cracked, broken, chipped or fractured teeth
- Oral soft tissue trauma & bleeding
- Jaw pain
- Fractured jaw
- Lost/fractured crowns, fillings or other dental work*
- Root fractures
TC Dental Group are preferred providers for most major health funds
TC Dental Group are preferred providers for the following health funds: Medibank Private(Members’ Choice Advantage), Bupa, HCF, NIB, CBHS and Westfund. If you are a member of the health funds listed above, TC Dental Group can offer you discounted dental treatment, and access to higher rebates within your annual limit than a non-preferred provider dental practice. We also welcome all other major private health funds. We have a HICAPS facility in our practice which allows you to make “on-the-spot” claims. This simplifies and fast tracks your claim, so that your health fund rebate is deducted from your dental fees immediately.
Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS)The Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) in 2019 continues to offer a $1,000 government benefit that provides basic dental services for children aged 2 to 17 over a consecutive two year period. For those families eligible for this benefit there is a no gap subsidy and no upfront payments.
Veteran AffairsTC Dental Group are registered Department of Veterans Affairs service providers and welcome veterans with a DVA Card.
Location & free parkingOur Upper Mt Gravatt practice is situated at 664 Kessels Rd, Upper Mt Gravatt. We provide reserved parking so our patients have easy access to our clinic.
What can you expect from us?
At our Upper Mt Gravatt practice, we advise you on your treatment options and provide written, fixed dental quotes, before a customised treatment plan is developed and treatment for your dental condition is provided. We provide high quality, professional, accredited dental services with compassion, sensitivity, and attention to your needs and expectations. Our practice has been accredited by the Queensland Dental Association (QDA). We assure all our patients that we abide by the National Safety and Queensland Health Services (NSQHS) standards for dentistry. As part of our commitment to NSQHS standards, we are continuously updating and improving the quality, hygiene and safety of our dental care and service. We also use NSQHS standards to obtain “best practice and best outcomes” for you, our patients.
Family Dental – your family is our family
TC Dental Group are dedicated to providing and promoting preventative dentistry to families living in Upper Mt Gravatt and the surrounding areas. We encourage all our young patients – plus Mum and Dad! – to attend regular dental checkups to prevent more serious oral health problems from occurring in the future.
TC Dental’s Active Teeth Maintenance ProgramThere are many types of preventative dental procedures utilised by dentists. TC Dental Group has designed the Active Teeth Maintenance Program which we customise to suit the unique oral health needs and requirements of each of your children. To ensure your children’s teeth stay clean, healthy and free from plaque & decay, we recommend that they attend dental visits every 6 months. Our Active Teeth Maintenance Program involves 4 steps:
- Full-mouth examinations
- Scale and clean
- Oral hygiene education
- Fissure sealant
- Oral health education