Our Fees

We do our utmost to ensure that you understand the cost of your treatment and are happy with the outcome.

We recommend that private patients consider joining Denplan. You can find more information on this website - select Denplan Payment Plan from the index.

Dental health check and hygienist fees can be found below. A detailed written treatment plan and associated fees tailored to your specific needs will be provided after your examination for approval.


  • Routine dental health check                                                   £45
  • New Patient Examination including necessary x- rays       £79


Preventive Care

  • Hygienist Session - from £59

Full written treatment plan detailing costs and any options will be provided for you after consultation for approval.

What is Denplan and what can it do for you?

We’re delighted that you’re considering to be part of Denplan. This means that you have access to regular private dental care with your dentist and their dental team, helping to keep your teeth and gums healthy now and prevent problems in the future.

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But why else should you have a Denplan dental payment plan?


Take a look at some of the other benefits of being with us...

  • Preventive oral health advice, to help stop dental problems before they start
  • Predictable monthly payments, allowing you to budget for your private dental care
  • Worldwide dental injury and dental emergency cover (included in all our dental plans as Supplementary Insurance)
  • Regular appointments with your registered Denplan member dentist which help you to keep your teeth and gums healthy and find out the best care for your smile
  • Access to Denplan's 24-hour Worldwide Dental Emergency Helpline when you need it most.

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Do you know what really goes on during your check-up?

Here are just a few of the things that your dental team does while you’re in the chair...

  • Checks your jaw joints Looks at your occlusion (bite)
  • Assesses you for infections, including your tongue and gums
  • Checks you for oral cancer by feeling for lumps in the jaw, neck and throat
  • Records measurements of your gums to assess for gum disease
  • Examines your teeth for caries (tooth decay)
  • Offers oral health advice, tailored to you

To learn more about what happens in your dental appointments, speak to your dental team.

To find out more about how a Denplan dental payment plan can support your oral health, give our Customer Advisor team a call on 0800 401 402.


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The Importance of Your Oral Health

"Dental decay is one of the most common chronic diseases in the world. It can have a huge effect on general overall health and yet it is entirely preventable, which is why it is so important that patients prioritise their oral health" - Roger Matthews, Chief Dental Officer, Denplan.

Preventive dentistry is the foundation on which Denplan was built. A dental payment plan enables you and your dentist to focus on regular care to help minimise the risk factors before they cause pain and may need costly treatment.

We recommend that our patients follow a programme of preventive care using the skill of our practice team and the support of a dental payment plan.

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How It Works

We're always happy to talk to you about the dental plans so that you can choose which one is right for you - Denplan Care or Denplan Essentials.
The amount you pay for Denplan Care is based on your current oral health and how much dental care and treatment you may need in the future. After an initial assessment , we will tailor your plan so it's just right for you, advise you of your care band and the monthly subscription payable.

Denplan Essentials is slightly different and is simply focused on routine preventive care and priority access to check-ups, hygiene visits, preventive care advice and necessary diagnostic x-rays. There's no pre-assessment required before joining Denplan Essentials. The plan doesn't cover restorative dental treatments such as fillings, crowns, dentures etc - however, any further dental treatment attracts a 15% discount from our standard fee rates.
It's quick and easy to get started - you can join Denplan Essentials online at home. Just click on "Sign up to Denplan Essentials" button below and you will be directed to the Denplan Website.

·         Priority advance appointment booking.

·         2 visits per year with your chosen hygienist.

·         Regular check-ups including necessary x-rays.

·         Convenience of back-to-back dental and hygiene appointments.

·         Monthly subscription of just £20.83 – fixed until 2022

·         15% discount from any further treatment needs.

·         Up to 15% family membership discount.

·         Peace of mind with 24hr/365 days a year worldwide dental emergency cover.

Please note that there may be a one-off registration charge of £15. The care contract is with your dentist and the Supplementary Insurance is with Denplan.
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Family discounts

Dental payment plans can benefit the whole family. Where more than one member of the family is registered at the same practice and payments are made under one single direct debit, the following discounts apply:

  • Family members - 5% discount
  • Three family members - 10% discount
  • Four or more family members - 15% discount

Method of payment

Whether it's Denplan Care or Essentials, you will know exactly how much your regular payments will be. These are normally collected by monthly direct debit. 

Freedom to cancel

The Denplan Care programme is designed to give the reassurance of long term support. However, if you wish, you can cancel your agreement at any time by giving 21 days notice by telephone or in writing to your dentist and to Denplan.

Denplan are an appointed representative of Simplyhealth Access and the insurance is underwritten by Simplyhealth Access.

All this helps us continually give you the best possible dental care and service.

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Questions & Answers

Q. What are the benefits of having a dental payment plan?

Dental payment plans are designed to be used positively to support a preventive approach to your oral healthcare through regular check-ups, dental care and advice to help stop possible expensive or complex dental treatment. Denplan Care not only provides you with help to pay for your routine (check-ups, x-rays and hygiene visits) dental care but for any restorative treatment you may need such as crowns, bridges or fillings. Denplan Essentials pays for all your routine dental treatment which is so important to help ensure you keep teeth and gums healthy.

Q. How is my fee calculated?

Denplan Care - Your dentist completes a simple assessment chart that takes into account your dental history and the current health of your teeth and gums. A preventive care programme is then recommended. These factors will place you in one of five categories for which we have already calculated the fee. Subscriptions start from £28.38 per month.
Denplan Essentials - no pre-assessment - annual comprehensive check-up and necessary x-rays, two hygiene visits per year - £21.83 per month.
15% discount from further treatments.

Q. How will my fee be paid?

You will pay your fee monthly by direct debit.

Q. What exactly do I receive?

In return for your monthly payment, Denplan Essentials provides you with priority access to regular examinations and consultations, hygiene visits, ongoing dental advice and a personal preventive programme - in addition, Denplan Care includes all the routine dental treatment needed to help you maintain a healthy smile. You also have access to Denplan’s 24-Hour Dental Emergency Helpline and dental injury and dental emergency cover. Full details of the benefits and exclusions, terms and conditions of your dental payment plan can be found in the Denplan Handbook.

What's included in my plan?

Below you'll find a summary of the benefits and exclusions of our dental payment plans.

Below you'll find a summary of our payment plans. Your Denplan dentist will discuss with you how they will tailor your individual plan to suit you best. For more information about about which plans your practice offers speak to your Denplan dentist.

Please note: none of the following plans cover laboratory fees (to build crowns etc.), prescriptions and referrals.

Supplementary Insurance

All Denplan payment plans include Supplementary Insurance as part of your plan.

This is arranged for you to provide cover towards the cost of dental treatment in an emergency or following a dental injury, and can be used in the UK and abroad.

Your Supplementary Insurance cover gives you...

  • Emergency dental treatment when you are over 40 miles away from your registered Denplan dentist*
  • Cover for treatment following a dental injury
  • Cover for out of hours consultations in the event of a dental injury or dental emergency
  • A hospital cash benefit if you are admitted overnight for dental treatment
  • Worldwide emergency dental treatment
  • Mouth cancer cover up to £12,000

*When you’re within 40 miles of your registered Denplan dentist you should speak to your practice regarding the emergency dental care agreements in place for you outside of normal surgery hours.


  • Dental treatment which was prescribed, planned or taking place at the start of your Supplementary Insurance
  • Emergency dental treatment within 40 miles of your registered dentist
  • Permanent treatment in a dental emergency that is not pre-authorised by Denplan
  • Dental injury from contact sports unless appropriate mouth protection is used
  • Implants (unless you're registered for Dental Implant upgrade cover), cosmetic treatment or any treatment not deemed to be clinically necessary
  • Mouth cancer diagnosed, or where consultation and tests commenced, before or within 90 days of joining Denplan

For further details of the benefits, limitations and exclusions of the cover, please refer to the Supplementary Insurance policy document

If you would like advice about what to do in a dental emergency, or you need help finding a dentist in the UK, give our Emergency Helpline team a call on 0800 844 999. They are available to assist you at any time and can help you decide upon the best course of action in an emergency.


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