At Coastal Dental, we’re for your family. That’s why we are bulk billing those who are on the Child Dental Benefits Schedule.
The Child Dental Benefit Schedule is a Government initiative to provide Financial support for basic dental services for children aged 2–17. Currently, benefits are capped at $1,000 per child over 2 consecutive calendar years.
Benefits will cover a range of services including examinations, x-rays, cleaning, fissure sealing, fillings, root canals and extractions.
Our dental practice offers payment plans for selected dental treatments.
Each tailored payment plan is managed by DentiCare direct debit services for your convenience and so we can focus on you, your smile and your dental healthcare needs.
There are no credit or finance contracts for our practice payment plans. So please feel at ease and talk to us about payment plans so you can fulfil your dental and oral care needs.
HICAPS enables fast and simple claiming for you with your private health fund.
Save the hassle of taking claims to your health fund by taking advantage of HICAPS
(Health Industry Claims and Payments Service) online “on the spot” claiming here at
You do not need to sign up to use HICAPS, just simply use your health fund membership card to claim next time you visit us here at Coastal Dental.
We are proud to be a part of the HCF More for Teeth Program.
HCF’s More for Teeth provider network is here to help you maintain great oral health.
Available to HCF members with selected extras cover, it offers 100% back on a range of diagnostic and preventative services such as check up, cleans, x-rays, flouride and mouthguards. – (subject to annual limits).
We proud to be a Bupa Members First Practice, which means we are able to offer Bupa members reduced out of pocket costs on most dental treatments if they have Bupa private health coverage and hold the appropriate level of coverage.
If you currently have Bupa hospital and extras coverage, then you will also receive between 60%-100% back on all general dental procedures. As well as this, we can now offer ‘Gap Free Dental’ for your kids. Meaning you will not have any out of pocket expenses for your children’s general dental treatment including, check-ups, teeth cleaning, fillings, x-rays and more until they turn 25!
Before redeeming children’s gap-free dental please ensure you have selected extras cover for child dependants when combined with hospital cover.
As an NIB preferred provider, we are part of a community of professionals, trusted by NIB to offer premium health care services. As part of this greater network, you are offered peace of mind that you are receiving the highest standards of practice and treatment.