Dentistry On Coolum is the only practice in Coolum Beach and surrounds that have been selected as their preferred choice of dental service providers for members’ of their respective health funds.
We understand the importance of being a trusted Health Care Provider so you can be reassured that your oral health is in the best hands. That’s why we have worked extremely hard on building strong relationships with many health funds.
At Dentistry On Coolum, we are preferred providers for ALL major health funds. We are the only practice in the area to have both Bupa Members First Platinum and Medibank Private Members’ Choice program.
We are also preferred providers for AUSTRALIAN UNITY, CBHS, NIB, WESTFUND, SMILE and, also part of the HCF “More for Teeth” program.
If your Health Fund isn’t listed, don’t worry. We accept ALL HEALTH FUNDS.
What does this mean for you?
Great dentistry and fewer out of pocket costs!
Since Dentistry On Coolum is a family owned business ourselves, we understand that costs can be a barrier to seeing the Dentist. So if you are in a Health Fund for dental, Dentistry on Coolum will BULK-BILL your check up, cleans and x-rays and fluoride twice a year! That’s right, no out of pocket expenses for visiting the dentist for routine check ups! Some Health Funds also include a free mouth guard!
If you are a member of these Health Funds, you can rest assured that your out of pocket costs for any further dental work is kept to a minimum and in some cases, no out of pocket costs. Dentistry On Coolum has been selected by these health funds to uphold their fee schedules (so you know you are not being over-charged) and also provide the highest quality of patient and dental care.
And because we are preferred providers with these Health Funds, your rebates for any dental work will be significantly greater compared to other dentists and practices that are not part of their preferred network.
At Dentistry On Coolum, you can have the peace of mind that you are receiving the BEST care, at the BEST price.
Dentistry On Coolum is the only Bupa Members First Platinum Provider in Coolum Beach and Peregian Springs, and surrounds. Our Bupa patients with general dental combined with hospital cover do not pay anything out of pocket for a range of services including check-ups, cleans, fluoride treatments, mouth guards and most routine radiographs (x-rays). Our patients can expect 60-100% back on many of the dental treatments with us. However, this will depend on your level of coverage and your annual limits. Furthermore, if you have hospital and extras cover, we can treat your children with “Gap Free” dental for most procedures, leaving you with no out of pocket expenses for your children if they are under your cover with certain policies. This is up to the age of 25 years old. Also, please note that other dentists are not part of the Bupa Members First Platinum provider network and as such you may have much bigger out of pocket costs with them.
For more information visit www.bupa.com.au
As a Medibank Members’ Choice Advantage Provider, our Medibank patients have no out of pocket costs for preventative treatments including check-ups, cleans and most routine screening X-rays. Your rebates will be significantly higher on most treatments and in addition to this, our treatment costs at Dentistry On Coolum are much lower as we partake in the capped Medibank Private fee schedule. Please note that most other dentists are not part of the Medibank Private Member’s Choice provider network and as such you can expect much bigger out of pocket costs with them.
For full details visit www.medibank.com.au
Dentistry on Coolum is proud to be a NIB First Choice Provider. Which means we offer dental services for a set lower rate. Under your nib cover you will still receive a fixed percentage back on your treatment when you visit a dentist in the nib First Choice Dental network (depending on your policy). This will result in lower out of pocket costs for you. Of course, your routine examination, cleaning, fluoride and x-rays will be at No Out Of Pocket costs. One more reason to keep smiling at Dentistry On Coolum.
For full details visit: www.nib.com.au
We participate in the HCF “More for Teeth” programme and are preferred provider dentists for HCF. This means you get a much better rebate on treatments and all your checkups, cleans and x-rays are completely covered.
For full details visit www.hcf.com.au
Whilst not a health fund. SMILE members can save between 15%-40% on dental treatment. Dentistry On Coolum have partnered with SMILE to bring affordable dental cover to our patients.
Find out more on www.smile.com.au
HICAPS – FAST Health Insurance Claims
HICAPS enables patients to make fast and easy insurance claims on the spot after their treatment.
It also enables us to provide you a quote with exactly how much out of pocket costs you will have.
HICAPS Go is a new digital solution for health care providers that enables patients to book, quote, claim and pay, all from their mobile phones. Find out more on www.hicaps.com.au