NHS Patient Charges
From 1st April 2017, dental charges for NHS patients are as follows:
• Band 1 course of treatment: £20.60 This covers examination, diagnosis (e.g. x-rays), advice on how to prevent future problems and a simple scale and polish, if needed.
• Band 2 course of treatment: £56.30 This covers everything in Band 1 above, plus any further treatment such as fillings, root canal work, extractions and more complex dental cleaning.
• Band 3 course of treatment: £244.30 This covers everything listed in Bands 1 and 2 above, plus crowns, dentures and bridges.
• Urgent Dental Treatment: £20.60. This is treatment that the dentist considers you need to relieve pain or to prevent deterioration of a current urgent problem.