There are many different benefits available, some qualify you for free or reduced cost NHS dental treatment, some do not. Please take a moment to read the information on NHS dental charge exemptions below. Making an incorrect claim could result in a £100 penalty. If after reading this you are still unsure, please ask a member of our Reception team who will be able to assist you.
Your treatment will be free of charge if you are claiming, or included in an award of someone claiming, the following at the start of a course of treatment:
If you are still unsure it is better to sign as a paying patient, pay for your treatment and obtain a receipt. If after checking you discover that you are in fact exempt, you can claim a refund by completing an HC5 form, copies of this form are kept at reception but can also be found here.
If you do not bring proof of exemption, you will be asked to pay, and given the receipt and forms to claim the money back.
Patients on the following benefits will have to pay NHS dental charges for their care:
Foster's Dental Practice
3 Highfield, Doncaster Road
Rotherham S65 1DZ
Monday to Friday 8am 12:30pm and from 1:45pm to 5pm
If you have an emergency outside our normal opening hours, please telephone 111 to access the NHS emergency services.
For non-emergency requests, please leave a message on our answer phone and we will get back to you as soon as possible.