This covers an examination, diagnosis (e.g. x-rays), advise on how to prevent future problems, a scale and polish if needed, and application of fluoride varnish or fissure sealant. If you require urgent care, even if your urgent treatment needs more than one visit to complete, you will only need to pay one Band 1 charge.
This covers everything listed in Band 1 above, plus any further treatment such as fillings, root canal work or if your dentist needs to take out one or more of your teeth.
This covers everything listed in Bands 1 and 2 above, plus crowns, dentures and bridges.
For further information on NHS dental services and charges, see the dental services section of the NHS choices website www.nhs.co.uk. For advice on how to get help with health costs call 0300 330 1343 or go to the NHS choice website www.nhs.co.uk/healthcosts