Dental Treatments during lockdown
All MC Dental clinics remain open (operating regular opening hours) for non-urgent and emergency treatments.
In line with the Victorian Government’s recent COVID-19 restrictions (Saturday 21st August, 2021), please take note of the following:
> The 5km limit does not apply to health care. Do not put off dental treatment during the lockdown.
>Full-faced masks must be carried at all times and must be worn indoors and outdoors unless an exemption applies.
>Do not visit an MC Dental clinic if you are unwell. Instead, contact reception to reschedule your appointment. MC Dental will continue to uphold a high standard of infection control measures.
For appointments and treatments, please book online or contact MC Dental at 8608-8968..
Dental Services during COVID-19
Our staff are highly trained in infection control and are taking extra measures to ensure the safety of patients and staff.
MC Dental is an essential business and will remain open.
MC Dental is open 7 days. Book online or over the phone for the following appointment services:
- Porcelain Veneers, Crowns, Bridges
- Root Canal Therapy
- Pain & Emergencies
- Dental Implants
- Clear Aligners
- Wisdom teeth
- Teeth Whitening (In chair and at home options)
- Sports Mouthguards
- Occlusal Splints/Nightguards/Jaw Therapy
- Dental restorations composite and Porcelain
- Oral hygiene services (check-up and clean)
Consultations: if you would like advice from one of our dentists then we can still offer a consultation. Please call reception for a quote. Additionally, we offer FREE consultations for Orthodontics, implants, and teeth whitening.
Urgent dental services during the lockdown
The team at MC Dental will continue to attend to urgent and emergency care during COVID-19.
It is important that you do not neglect your oral health. If dental concerns are left untreated, the situation may get worse.
COVID Safe practices are in place to ensure your health and safety. Over the coming weeks and months, the dentists will get busier. We recommend that you book in early, so you are not disappointed.
To book your next appointment, please call 8608-8968 or book online below.
Dental emergencies and urgent care during COVID-19:
We are OPEN and ready for urgent dental care and dental emergencies during the seven-day lockdown!
What is a dental emergency?
Common emergencies include:
- A broken or fractured tooth
- A loose tooth
- A missing tooth
- A lost filling
- Tooth abscess
- Gum abscess
- Swelling or bleeding
- Impacted wisdom teeth
- Braces or retainers causing irritation
- Knocked out tooth
- Injury to the jaw
- Bitten tongue or lip where bleeding doesn’t stop
- Objects wedged between the teeth
For more information on dental emergencies, please visit here.
Face Masks Update 25th May
In line with the Victorian Government’s recent announcement, all patients will be required to wear a fitted face mask indoors from 6 pm, 25th May. We ask that all patients wear a fitted face mask in the reception area, unless an exemption applies. The face mask requirement applies to everyone aged 12 years and older. MC Dental will continue to uphold infection prevention and control strategies. Additionally, MC Dental will screen patients for COVID-19 symptoms and check to see if any patients have been to any potential exposure sites. For more information, visit exposure sites. The Victorian Government is frequently making changes to details on wearing face masks. For more information about wearing fitted face masks, please see here.
If you have ANY of these symptoms:
Please advise us if you have any COVID-19 symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, gastrointestinal symptoms, AND if you have travelled overseas in the last few weeks. Also, please let us know if you have tested positive to COVID-19, or have had close contact with someone diagnosed with, or suspected of having Coronavirus. Please don’t visit the clinic. Instead, call the dedicated hotline on 1800-675-398.
MC Dental’s health and safety measures:
At MC Dental, we are screening and monitoring all our patients and staff concerning the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.
Rest assured MC Dental will continue to uphold high clinical standards and infection control policies and procedures to ensure we are all looked after and protected.
The Australian Government has issued recommendations on reducing the risk of COVID-19. To reduce contracting and spreading Coronavirus, wash your hands thoroughly and sneeze into sleeve or elbow.
For more information, click on Wash your hands
Zip dental payment plans
Did you know that we accept dental payment plans?
At MC Dental we offer payment arrangements through Zip Pay (transactions up to $1000) and Zip Money (transactions over $1000).
Call us on 8608 8968 for more details on paying your next dental bill.