Dental Plans

familyWe offer a range of payment plans which are tailored to meet the individual needs of a patient who wishes to attend on a regular basis and have peace of mind that their dental treatment costs are covered. The plans are designed to give patients the best chance of staying dentally fit and reducing the need for future treatment. If you are interested in one of our payment plans please speak to your dentist who will advise you which plan best meets your needs.

A few points about the plans:

1. They spread the cost of your preventive dental care with affordable monthly payments.
2. Attending regularly will allow us to detect dental problems early.
3. No unexpected or surprise costs.
4. Peace of mind through Supplementary Injury and Emergency Assistance.
5. Membership card with 24 hour dental helpline numbers for dental emergencies worldwide.

Dental Emergencies under our plans.

At home:
(within 15 miles of our practice)

When you are home you should call the practice to access our dental emergency arrangements, including the out-of-hour emergency arrangements if required. Emergency treatment will be covered by the dental plan. In the unlikely event that our emergency arrangements are not available, you may see a dentist of your choice, or may call the DPAS dental helpline for assistance (0800 525 631).

Away from home:
(more than 15miles from your dental practice)

If you away from home or overseas you may see a dentist of your choice.  Your hotel, holiday representative or hosts may also be able to provide contact details for a dentist in the area. If you need help obtaining emergency dental treatment, you may call the DPAS dental helpline (see below).

DPAS Dental Helpline numbers:

In the UK : 0800 525 631
Overseas: +44 1747 820841

Your dental plan and Emergency Assistance

dental emergencyAs a member of a dental plan, you will have the peace of mind that your preventive dental care is provided by your dentist in return for convenient monthly payments. The monthly amount that you pay depends on the type of plan.

Your dental plan includes mandatory supplementary dental injury and emergency assistance providing peace of mind in the event of a dental injury or emergency.

DPAS Limited (‘DPAS’) manages and administers your dental plan payments using its Direct Debit Originator status. DPAS also arranges this Emergency Assistance Policy, which forms an integral part of the dental plan and provides further cover in the event of dental injuries and dental emergencies. DPAS charges you a monthly fee for managing and administering your dental plan, which includes the premium payable to the provdiers of the emergency assistance.

What does my dental plan include?

For details of what is included within your dental plan, please contact the practice and  will be able to assist you.
For all queries relating to the Emergency Assistance and claims please contact our Insurance Team on 01747 873230.
For all other enquiries relating to your dental plan, or to update your personal details, please contact our Customer Services Team on 08456 802820.