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Morton Dental is a preferred provider with the two major health funds. This means our patients receive the maximum benefit entitlement determind by the level of their Extras Cover – In some cases up to 90% of the cost. We also provide services for all other health fund patients using HICAPS to process claims.
Please note, your health fund benefit is calculated according to the level of Dental Extras Cover you have with your health insurer, and is not set by Morton Dental.
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Welcome to our practice
We are happy to welcome you to our dental practice and want you to know that we appreciate the opportunity to take care of your dental needs. Our practice is focused on providing you with high quality, gentle dental care at a reasonable price.
Our aim is to be on time for your appointment, if we run late due to unforeseen circumstances, we will make every effort to advise you of the delay. We ask that you please give us as much notice a possible if you are unable to keep your appointment. This will enable us to help patients who need emergency treatment.
During your first visit, the Dentist will provide you with advice on the best treatment for you, along with a quote if required. More than one option may be available according to your budget and we are happy to discuss alternative treatments as necessary. We have longstanding relationships with excellent specialists should referral be needed.
Please download and print a medical-dental history form, found under the Patient Info tab or Click here…Please complete the health form and bring it with you to your first appointment. Also please remember to bring your health fund card to all appointments. Through Hicaps we can claim your benefits immediately BUT we cannot do this without your card to swipe.
Thank you for choosing our practice. We are looking forward to meeting you.
Drs Peter Morton, Jon Ritchard and Lynda Swaddling
Thank you for choosing Morton Dental – providers of quality and affordable dental care for all.
We’d like to give you the very best of dental care, and you can help us by ensuring that you have all the information we need to assure your comfort, safety and convenience.
Your First Appointment
Please arrive 15 minutes early to complete initial paperwork and ask any questions you have.
If you need to cancel or reschedule, please notify us at least 24 hours prior to the appointment.
Remember our policy is to ‘pay on the day’ – we accept cash, cheque, credit card, EFTPOS, American Express and Diners.
HICAPS electronic on-the-spot claiming is available for patients with participating health fund memberships.
On the Day
Please switch your mobile phone off or to silent mode when you arrive.
If you have private health insurance please bring your membership card.
If you have a Department of Veterans’ Affairs, Pensioner Concession or Health Care cards or any other written material entitling you to subsidised treatment, please bring them along.
Dental x-rays you have had taken in the past may be of use.
If you’re taking any kind of medication at all, please provide us with a list of any pills, tablets, vitamins or other medications. You can download our medical dental history form complete it and bring it with you to your appointment. Click here…
Ask us any questions you have – we are here to help.
Ongoing Dental Care
You may require ongoing dental treatment to maximise your oral health. If this is the case you can request a Treatment Plan to help you plan the treatment and payment.
Call (07) 5455 3577 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be happy to help.
Medicare Child Dental Benefits scheme
Children aged between 2 –17 years on any one day of the calendar year
receive, or their family, guardian or carer receives, certain government benefits such as Family Tax Benefit Part A for at least part of the calendar year
are eligible for Medicare. Find out more: http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/services/medicare/child-dental-benefits-schedule
Department of Veteran Affairs
Morton Dental is an Approved Provider of dental services for the Department of Veteran
Affairs (DVA) Gold Card holders.
If you are eligible, the DVA will pay for dental services available in the DVA schedule.
Morton Dental does not charge a gap for eligible services performed so there are no outof-