The NHS requires you to pay for the cost of your dental care, unless you are exempt from NHS dental charges. The following charges apply depending on the course of treatment advised by your Dentist:
Band 1 course of treatment: £22.70
Includes an examination, X-rays, diagnosis and advice.
Band 2 course of treatment: £62.10
Includes all treatment covered by Band 1, plus additional treatment such as fillings, root canal treatment and removal of teeth (extractions).
Band 3 course of treatment: £269.30
Includes all treatment covered by Bands 1 and 2, plus more complex procedures such as crowns, dentures, bridges and other laboratory work.
Emergency dental treatment: £22.70
Any emergency care including advice, pain relief or a temporary filling.