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Comparison Dental Fee Examples - VIC 2015 / 2016

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Check-Up & Cleaning (with X-Rays & Fluoride)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
011 Oral Exam - Comprehensive $65 - $90 $55.00
022 x 2 X-Rays $84 - $110 $74.00
114 Calculus Removal $115 - $159 $97.00
121 Topical Remineralising (15% off practice fee) $40 - $61 $34.00
  Total Cost $304 - $420 $260.00

Estimated Savings of $44 to $160

Simple Extraction*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
311 Removal of Tooth or Part(s) Thereof $166 - $290 $140.00
022 X-Ray (May be required) $42 - $55 $37.00
  Total Cost $258 - $420 $219.00

Estimated Savings of $39 to $201

Difficult Extraction (e.g. Upper Wisdom Tooth)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
022 X-Ray - Per film $42 - $55 $37.00
314 Sectional removal of a tooth (15% off Practice Fee) $220 - $350*** $187.00
  Total Cost $312 - $480 $266.00

Estimated Savings of $46 to $214

Very Difficult Extraction (e.g. Lower Wisdom Tooth)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
022 X-Ray - Per film $42 - $55 $37.00
323 Surgical Tooth or Tooth Fragment Removal
Requiring Bone Removal (15% off Practice Fee)
$305 - $455*** $260.00
927 Provision of Medication* (15% off Practice Fee) $45*** $38.25
  Total Cost $442 - $630 $377.25

Estimated Savings of $64.75 to $252.75

Wisdom Teeth Extraction - 1 Upper, 1 Lower (Single Visit)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
022 x 2 X-Ray - Per film $84 - $110 $74.00
314 Sectional removal of a tooth(15% off Practice Fee) $220 - $350 $187.00
323 Surgical Tooth or Tooth Fragment Removal
Requiring Bone Removal (15% off Practice Fee)
$305 - $455*** $260.00
927 Provision of Medication* (15% off Practice Fee) $45*** $38.25
  Total Cost $704 - $1035 $601.25

Estimated Savings of $102.75 to $433.75

Wisdom Teeth Extraction - 2 Upper, 2 Lower (Two Visits)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
013 x 2 Oral Exam - Limited $100 - $150 $84.00
022 x 4 X-Ray - Per film $168 - $220 $148.00
314 x 2 Sectional Tooth Removal (15% off practice fee) $440 - $700*** $374.00
323 x 2 Surgical Tooth or Tooth Fragment Removal
Requiring Bone Removal (15% off Practice Fee)
$610 - $910*** $519.00
927 x 2 Provision of Medication* (15% off practice fee) $90*** $76.50
  Total Cost $1,408 - $2,070 $1,201.50

Estimated Savings of $206.50 to $868.50

Root Canal Treatment (1 Canal)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
022 x 2 X-Ray - Per film $84 - $110 $74.00
415, 417 Root Canal Treatment (1 Canal) $510 - $811 $437.00
419 Extirpation Pulp/Debridement of Root Canal(s) $188 - $295 $159.00
521 Filling - 1 Surface - Front Tooth $150 - $210 $127.00
  Total Cost $982 - $1,501 $839.00

Estimated Savings of $143 to $662

Root Canal Treatment (2 Canals)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
022 x 4 X-Ray - Per film $168 - $220 $148.00
415, 416, 417, 418 Root Canal Treatment (2 Canals) $760 - $1,215 $649.00
419 Extirpation Pulp/Debridement
of Root Canal(s)
$188 - $295 $159.00
532 Filling - 2 Surface - Back Tooth $187 - $285 $158.00
  Total Cost $1,353 - $2,090 $1,156.00

Estimated Savings of $197 to $934

Molar Root Canal Treatment (3 Canals) (Including Crown)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
615 Full Crown - Veneered - Indirect $1,585 - $2,000 $1,346.00
415, 416x2, 417, 418x2 Molar Root Canal (3 Canals) $1,010 - $1,619 $861.00
597 Direct Post (15% off practice fee) $156 - $347*** $132.00
533 Filling - 3 Surfaces - Back Tooth $220 - $354 $187.00
022 x 4 X-Rays $168 - $220 $148.00
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
  Total Cost $3,189 - $4,615 $2,716.00

Estimated Savings of $473 to $1,899

Molar Root Canal Treatment (4 Canals) (Including Crown)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
615 Full Crown - Veneered - Indirect $1,585 - $2,000 $1,346.00
415, 416x3, 417, 418x3 Molar Root Canal (4 Canals) $1,260 - $2,023 $1,073.00
597 Direct Post (15% off practice fee) $156 - $347*** $132.00
533 Filling - 3 Surfaces - Back Tooth $220 - $354 $187.00
022 x 5 X-Rays $210 - $275 $185.00
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
  Total Cost $3,481 - $5,074 $2,965.00

Estimated Savings of $516 to $2,109

Molar Root Canal Treatment (3 Canals) (Excluding Crown)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
415, 416x2, 417, 418x2 Molar Root Canal (3 Canals) $1,010 - $1,619 $861.00
597 Direct Post (15% off practice fee) $156 - $347*** $132.00
533 Filling - 3 Surfaces - Back Tooth $220 - $354 $187.00
022 x 4 X-Rays $168 - $220 $148.00
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
  Total Cost $1,604 - $2,615 $1,370.00

Estimated Savings of $234 to $1,245

Molar Root Canal Treatment (4 Canals) (Excluding Crown)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
415, 416x3, 417, 418x3 Molar Root Canal (4 Canals) $1,260 - $2,023 $1,073.00
597 Direct Post (15% off practice fee) $156 - $347*** $132.00
533 Filling - 3 Surfaces - Back Tooth $220 - $354 $187.00
022 x 5 X-Rays $210 - $275 $185.00
013 Oral Exam - Limited $50 - $75 $42.00
  Total Cost $1,896 - $3,074 $1,619.00

Estimated Savings of $277 to $1,455

Crown & Bridge - 2 Tooth Cantilever Bridge (To Replace Front Tooth)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
615 Full Crown - Veneered - Indirect $1,585 - $2,000 $1,346.00
643 Bridge Pontic - Indirect - Per Pontic $1,157 - $1,911 $993.00
575 Pin Retention - Per Pin $35 - $57 $30.00
578x4 Restoration Incisal Corner - Per Corner $196 - $420 $164.00
627 Preliminary Restoration for Crown - Direct $245 - $448 $208.00
  Total Cost $3,218 - $4,836 $2,741.00

Estimated Savings of $477 to $2,095

Crown & Bridge - 3 Tooth Posterior Bridge*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
615 x 2 Full Crown - Veneered - Indirect $3,169 - $4,000 $2,692.00
643 Bridge Pontic - Indirect - Per Pontic $1,157 - $19,11 $993.00
575 Pin Retention - Per Pin $35 - $57 $30.00
577 x 8 Cusp Capping - Per Cusp $360 - $480 $304.00
627 x 2 Preliminary Restoration for Crown - Direct $490 - $896 $416.00
  Total Cost $5,211 - $7,344 $4,435.00

Estimated Savings of $776 to $2,909

Part Upper Plastic Denture (To Replace Four Teeth)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
721 Partial Maxillary Denture - Resin Base
(15% off Practice Fee)
$700 - $1,175*** $595.00
731 x 3 Retainer - Per Tooth (15% off Practice Fee) $147 - $225*** $125.00
732 x 2 Occlusal Rest - Per Rest (15% off Practice Fee) $100*** $85.00
733 x 4 Tooth/Teeth (Partial Denture) $177 - $284 $148.00
  Total Cost $1,124 - $1,784 $953.00

Estimated Savings of $171 to $831

Part Upper Chrome Denture (To Replace Four Teeth)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
727 Partial Maxillary Denture - Cast Metal Work
(15% Off Practice Fee)
$1,500 - $2,439*** $1,275.00
731 x 4 Retainer - Per Tooth (15% Off Practice Fee) $196 - $300*** $167.00
732 x 4 Occlusal Rest - Per Rest (15% Off Practice Fee) $200*** $170.00
733 x 4 Tooth/Teeth (Partial Denture) $177 - $284 $148.00
  Total Cost $2,073 - $3,223 $1,760.00

Estimated Savings of $313 to $1,463

Cosmetic Dental Treatment*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
615 x 2 Full Crown - Veneered - Indirect $3,169 - $4,000 $2,692.00
583 x 6 Porcelain Veneer - Indirect - 6 Teeth $7,200 - $11,190 $6,120.00
532 x 2 White Filling - 2 Surfaces - 2 Back Teeth $374 - $570 $316.00
  Total Cost $10,743 - $15,760 $9,128.00

Estimated Savings of $1,615 to $6,632

Cosmetic Dental Treatment - Crown (Per Crown)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
615 Full Crown - Veneered - Indirect $1,585 - $2,000 $1,346.00
627 Preliminary Restoration for Crown - Direct $245 - $448 $208.00
578 x 2 Restoration Incisal Corner – Per Corner $98 - $210 $82.00
  Total Cost $1,928 - $2,658 $1,636.00

Estimated Savings of $292 to $1,022

Cosmetic Dental Treatment - Porcelain Veneer (Per Porcelain Veneer)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
583 Porcelain Veneer – Indirect $1,200 - $1,865 $1,020.00
578 x 2 Restoration Incisal Corner – Per Corner $98 - $210 $82.00
  Total Cost $1,298 - $2,075 $1,102.00

Estimated Savings of $196 to $973

Cosmetic Dental Treatment - Composite Veneer (Per Composite Veneer)*

Item No. Dental Service Regular Patients Pay Members Pay
582 Composite Veneer – Direct $347 - $595 $294.00
578 x 2 Restoration Incisal Corner – Per Corner $98 - $210 $82.00
  Total Cost $445 - $805 $376.00

Estimated Savings of $69 to $429

Important Notes on Dental Fees

Last Updated: 26 June 2015 Source: Australian Dental Association's (ADA) annual dental fee survey conducted in July 2014. Notes:Regular Patients Pay: The fee non-members 'could be charged' when visiting a regular dentist.

Members Pay: Members pay no more than this fee (the fee may be less) when visiting a participating dentist.


* This Dental Fee Example is a guide only. Your personal situation should be discussed with your participating dentist.
** You may require fewer or additional dental services which may increase or decrease the total cost.
*** This fee will vary depending on the participating dentist visited & will be reduced by 15% off the practice fee.

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