We are pleased to welcome you to our practice as a new or existing patient. We use the latest techniques of preventive dentistry in a friendly and professional environment. Experience has shown that regular visits to the dentist are essential to maintain the health of your teeth and gums. This forms the basis of our philosophy to avoid problems in later life and keep your teeth looking their best.
To help our patients budget for dental treatment costs without compromising the quality of care we are pleased to offer our own dental Plan which we believe to be the best way to make treatment affordable and give our patients greater freedom of choice.
Regular hygiene visits for fresh breath and to keep your teeth looking their best. Improved health of the gums - gum disease is the major cause of tooth loss. Fewer fillings. Prompt treatment. The latest techniques used for any treatments such as white fillings for back teeth, porcelain veneers and implants. More time with the dentist. Personal care and attention. Spreading the cost of care. Access to the practice emergency service during normal surgery hours. Peace of mind.
The High Street DentalPlan enables you to spread the cost of your family's essential dental care. This tailor-made scheme has been carefully designed to meet the needs of our patients and to reflect our preventive philosophy, it provides: Two check ups per year. All necessary x-rays. Cleaning and polishing -“ hygiene appointments twice a year. 10% discount off private fees for other dental procedures. Oral hygiene and dietary instruction. Access to our dental emergency service (fees apply). New patient consultation (fees apply). Credit arrangements to spread the cost of any additional treatments
Children under 18 are eligible for NHS treatment at this practice although a special plan is available for children too.
This plan gives children the foundation for strong, healthy, teeth and gums. In addition to the adult benefits listed above, children also receive fissure sealants (plastic coating) on adult molars, special dietary and oral hygiene advice. One parent or carer must be on a plan for a child to be eligible. Children under 4 are free, for children aged 4-17, the plan costs just £6.00 per month.
The family discounts on the monthly payment are:
2 people - 5% 3 people - 10% 4 people or more - 15%
Please note that for family discounts all patients must live at the same address and use the same direct debit.
Emergency appointments: All patients who are members of the Plan have access to the practice emergency service during normal surgery hours - fees apply for emergency treatment.
How to join the Plan: Simply fill out the direct debit and application form and hand it to a receptionist or post it to CODEplan, Elm Tree House, Bodmin Street, Holsworthy, Devon, EX22 6BB.
The cost of the adult plan is just £12.99 per month. There is a one-off joining fee of £10 for adults and £5 for children; this is collected with the first monthly payment.
Throughout your time as a patient of our practice, we appreciate that your circumstances may change and so you may withdraw from the scheme at any time. Withdrawal will be affected three calendar months after a written instruction is received at the practice.
If fees are paid annually, upon withdrawal the practice will make a refund proportional to the length of time remaining to the end of the twelve-month period. For patients paying monthly, direct debit instalments collected after the termination of the arrangement will be refunded with the reduction of a £4 administration charge.