36 Main St., Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork
Medical Card Entitlements
Patients who are 16 years old and older that have their own full medical card
are entitled to a range of dental treatments which are funded by the HSE.
Free entitlements include:
One free examination per year (ie 2019). This includes full mouth examination
and Oral Cancer check.
Up to two fillings per year.
Whatever extractions are required.
Denture repairs and additions(Where possible these will be done on the day).
Dentures can be provided subject to the dentist obtaining approval
from the HSE Principal Dental Officer.
Patients with certain medical conditions(Such as Diabetes) may be able to have more
extensive treatment subject to the dentist getting approval from the HSE Principal
This may include:
Whatever fillings they need.
Scaling and polishing or Periodontal treatment.
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