We offer a spectrum of private dental treatments, enabling patients to access the services they want to gain a smile they love.
What’s the Difference Between Private Dentistry and NHS Dentistry?
Private dental services allow patients to access a wider range of specialty care. NHS dental treatments are partially funded by the state and taxpayers, and patients pay for the Band of treatment they receive.
The major difference between private and NHS dentistry is whether a service is clinically necessary to achieve or maintain good oral health. That is to say, cosmetic treatments and some restorative options are not eligible for coverage under the NHS. Patients either pay for these services out-of-pocket or through a private insurance plan.
Private treatments are:
The Benefits of Private Dental Care
Private dental care is available to everyone. As a private patient you have a much wider range of treatments available to you, so you can improve your smile without compromising on materials, services or timeframes.
In addition to accessing more treatment possibilities, private dental care comes with other advantages. NHS treatments often have long waiting lists, which can delay starting treatment. Private dentistry treatments allow patients to get started much sooner, which resolves an issue before it gets worse.
Private dental care patients also benefit from:
Private Dental Treatments Available Through Our Network of UK Dental Practices
Private care patients can access dental services that are not deemed clinically necessary. If you want to have a deep cleaning more often, brighten your teeth or improve the aesthetics of your smile, private dental services make these treatments possible.
Under private dental care, South Cliff Dental Group practices offer general dentistry services, cosmetic dentistry services, orthodontics, periodontics, endodontics and more.
If there is an aspect of your smile that you would like to improve, come and see one of our exceptional dentists.
South Cliff Dental Group Provides a Combination of NHS and Private Dentistry
As South Cliff Dental Group practices offer both NHS and private dental care, you can access general and cosmetic services at the same clinic. You’re already familiar with the practice and team that takes care of your baseline oral health, which helps you feel more comfortable and confident with our private care recommendations.
There is greater continuity of care when you are referred to other dental specialists in the same practice. We already know you and your medical and dental history and specialists can confer with general dentists in-person, in real time.
Payment Options for Private Patients
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