When it comes to affordable dentistry the NHS isn’t your only option. At Lowton Dental Centre, we offer gentle, caring dentistry by fully qualified, GDC-registered professionals you can trust… at great value prices! Our scheme is based upon the NHS banded scheme but with extra bands to make the treatment options and prices much more transparent. We will still offer you the full range of treatments available, as well as any private cosmetic treatment that you might want, all with a standard one year guarantee. Fill out the form at the bottom of the page if you’re interested in registering for this scheme.
Our scheme looks like this:
Affordable Dentistry Banded Charge Scheme
Band 1: £24.00
Covers an examination, diagnosis, and advice. If necessary, it also includes x-rays, stain removal with the dentist, and planning for further treatment.
Band 1a: £24.00
Emergency treatment including: recementing crowns, dressing a broken tooth, or issuing a prescription.
Band 1b: £45.00
Covers all treatment in Band 1 plus a scale and polish with the hygienist
Band 1c: £38.00
Three monthly maintenance appointment with the hygienist
Band 2: £70.00
Covers all treatment included in Band 1 and 1b, plus additional treatment, such as up to 2 filling.*s. Root canal treatment on single rooted anterior teeth, and, removing a single tooth (extraction).
Band 3: £165.00
Covers all treatments in Bands 1, 1b and 2, plus more complex procedures, such as 3-5 fillings*, root canal on multi-rooted teeth up to the second premolar, periodontal treatment with the hygienist, removal of 2-3 teeth (extractions).
Band 4: £285
Covers all treatments in Bands 1, 1b, 2 and 3, plus more complex procedures, such as 5-8 fillings*, root canal on multi-rooted teeth up to the first molar, single crowns**, acrylic dentures, prolonged periodontal treatment with the hygienist, removal of 3-5 teeth (extractions).
Band 5: £450
Covers all treatments in Bands 1, 1b, 2, 3, and 4, plus more complex procedures, such as up to 2 crowns**, single metal dentures and bridges of up to 3 units.
*Fillings are amalgam fillings on the biting surfaces of molar and premolar teeth.
**Crowns on Molar teeth are metal (silver coloured), on front teeth and premolars are porcelain/composite hybrid.
***Cosmetic work is not included.