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Dental Payment Options
at Lightwood Dental

At Lightwood Dental, we understand that the cost of dental care can be concerning. That’s why we offer a range of payment options to ensure you and your family receive the care you need without financial stress.

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Health With Medicare’s CDBS

Kids who qualify for Medicare coverage through the Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) can receive up to $1,095 in dental care over two consecutive years. Eligible children between the ages of 0-17 have access to a range of dental services, including:

  • Routine dental exams
  • Scale and cleans
  • Fissure sealants
  • Digital X-rays
  • Restorative fillings, crowns and root canals
  • Dental extractions

Check with Medicare to see if your child qualifies and learn more about the CDBS.

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Choose SuperCare for Your Dental Needs

SuperCare offers a solution for families without adequate private health insurance or sufficient available funds. This option covers specific services, including orthodontics, implants, root canals, crowns, periodontics, oral surgery and braces.
Apply for the early release of your superannuation to pay for your or your dependant’s dental treatment

  • Access dental treatment that you may otherwise be unable to fund.
  • No cap on the amount you can access – limited only by the amount in your Super.
  • No credit checks are needed because you are accessing your own savings.
  • No lengthy payment plans or accrual of large debts.
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Get Your Dental Care Today, Pay Later With ZipPay™

ZipPay™ is a buy now, pay later option that allows you to access dental services without immediate financial strain. Nothing to pay today, no hidden fees, and no interest ever.

  • $0 establishment fee – start right away with nothing to pay upfront.
  • Interest-free always.
  • $9.95 monthly account fee – waived if you pay your statement closing balance in full before the due date.
  • Flexible repayments – choose weekly, monthly or fortnightly repayments.
  • Repayments start from just $10 per week. Minimum monthly repayments apply.
  • $350-$1,000 credit limit – requires approval based on your individual situation.

humm®: The Smart Way to Manage Your Dental Expenses

humm® is a dental payment plan that allows patients to pay off their treatment in fortnightly instalments.

  • Payment plans range from $1,000 up to $12,000.
  • 3, 6, 12, 18 or 24 month term.
  • Interest-Free – 0% interest.
  • Easy fortnightly payments.
  • Simple application process.
  • Low establishment fee.
  • Certain eligibility requirements apply. Learn more.
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Afterpay – Making Dental Costs Manageable

Afterpay offers a convenient buy now, pay later solution for your dental treatment, allowing you to split your expenses into four equal instalments.

  • Easy signup and instant approval.
  • No external credit checks.
  • Pay in 4 equal instalments every 2 weeks.
  • 0 interest when you pay on time.
  • Reminders to ensure on-time payments and responsible spending.
  • Download the app and create your account.
  • Make your first payment at your appointment and the rest over 6 weeks.
  • No signup fee, no establishment fees, no monthly account fees.
  • Individual spending limits start at $500 and increase up to $2k.

TLC – Total Lifestyle Credit

TLC provides payment plan solutions in the form of a personal loan, providing funding from $2,001 – $50,000 for a period of up to 84 months.

  • Standard default fees apply as per your agreement with TLC.
  • Interest rate is dependent on individual credit score.
  • Fortnightly or monthly instalments.
  • Certain eligibility requirements apply. Learn more.

Customised DentiCare® Payment Plans for You

DentiCare® offers customised payment plans to suit your dental needs, providing flexibility and convenience for a variety of procedures, including general dentistry, implants and perio, snoring and sleep apnoea, crowns and veneers, orthodontics (Invisalign treatment and braces), and facial aesthetics. Here’s how it works:

  1. Your dentist will present a treatment plan and offer a suitable payment plan.
  2. You will decide on the payment plan details with your dentist, including the deposit, amount and frequency of payments.
  3. Your dentist will submit the completed form to DentiCare to establish your DentiCare payment plan.
  4. You’ll begin your treatment straight away and start making payments to Lightwood Dental.

Contact Us Today for More Information

For more information about our payment options and to discuss which option is best for you, contact our clinic. We’re here to ensure your dental experience is seamless and stress-free!

Any invasive or surgical procedure may carry risks. Before moving forward, it is recommended that you seek a second opinion from an appropriately licensed medical professional.


Payment Options at Lightwood Dental | (03) 9758 2099