Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
Following advice from expert bodies we are taking the step to suspend all routine services and to restrict routine treatment due to the fact a large aerosol is produced during treatment, as you will appreciate this is for both patient and staff safety in light of the recent COVID-19 outbreak.
To Contact our surgery during this time regarding emergency care please use our contact page as the telephone line may not be answered.
Unfortunately there are no 'walk in' appointments available at present.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may occur but have taken this step to try help reduce community transmission of coronavirus.
This policy will be reviewed and updated in accordance with the expert advice as we receive it.
The latest information from the HSE can be found on the website below;
Thank you for your understanding.
The Oak Dental Practice
Changes to the PRSI dental scheme
Self employed patients can apply for dental benefits, at the moment this includes a FREE dental exam including x-rays and an oral cancer screening.
To avail of this scheme we will need to check your entitlements with the department of social welfare before being seen, to do this we will need details including your PPS number. Feel free to ring this in to our reception or alternatively email it to us.
The scheme has been extended to include a routine scale and polish once a year, this will cost only €15.
If you need more information details are on the social welfare website
Smile Agus Sláinte
The HSE have announced a new scheme which plans to transfer care of children to private practices.
At present this scheme is not in operation and we can still see and treat under 16s privately.
To avail of FREE child dental services please contact your local HSE dental clinic.