General Dental

General Dental is a service that covers the more common dental treatments you might have during a routine visit to the dentist.

Make the most of your benefits by visiting one of HBF's Member Plus dental providers.

You might need General Dental if you...

  • Have a cavity and need a filling
  • Need a tooth removed in preparation for orthodontic treatment
  • Play sport and need a well-fitting mouth guard
  • Would like help preventing cavities and ongoing issues with your teeth

Things you need to know about General Dental

Limits and benefits

There’s no gap to pay for preventative dental your kids receive at Member Plus dentists, up to your annual limit, and as along as they’re listed on your policy. General Dental limits and benefits change depending on your choice of Extras product, the level of cover you choose and how long you’ve been an HBF member.

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Our Saver Flexi Extras, Standard Extras, Flexi Extras, Premium Extras Mid and Premium Extras Plus products and our Young Singles Saver Twin Pack and Ultimate packages have no annual limit on General Dental. 

Our Smart Saver Twin Pack and Prime Health packages have a combined annual limit on General Dental. Your combined maximum will be shared with any claims you make on Major Dental and Implants and Orthodontics.

Our Easy 8 product also has a combined annual limit on General Dental. Your combined maximum will be shared with any claims you make on Chiropractic, Natural Therapies, Major Dental, Optical, Osteopathy, Physiotherapy and Remedial Massage services.


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More information

For more specific information about the limits and benefits covered under each policy please call us on 133 423.

Waiting period

There is a waiting period of two months for this service.

We will honour waiting periods already served more info

Products that include General Dental cover

General Dental is an Extras service, and is included in the following cover options.


Hospital and Extras Packages

Young Singles Saver Twin Pack
From
$17.70 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $22-$45
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $49
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $44
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $99
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $39
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
Smart Saver Twin Pack
From
$29.35 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $22-$45
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    Combined $500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $49
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    Combined $500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $44
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    Combined $500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $99
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    Combined $500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $39
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    Combined $500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
Prime Health Package
From
$44.40 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $22-$52
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $3500 Combined $3500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    Up to $55
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $3500 Combined $3500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $44
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $3500 Combined $3500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $132
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $3500 Combined $3500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    $45
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $3500 Combined $3500 maximum for general dental, major dental, implants and orthodontics
Ultimate Package
From
$90.55 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    90% back
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    90% back
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    90% back
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    90% back
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    90% back
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit

Extras Only

Dental Saver
From
$2.95 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $22-$45
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $400 pp per yr
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $49
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $400 pp per yr
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $44
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $400 pp per yr
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $41-$99
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $400 pp per yr
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $39
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $400 pp per yr
Saver Flexi Extras
From
$5.00 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $22-$45
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $49
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $44
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $41-$99
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $39
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
Easy 8
From
$9.15 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $28-$58
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $800 combined maximum for chiropractic, natural therapies, general dental, major dental, optical, osteopathy, physiotherapy and remedial massage
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $60
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $800 combined maximum for chiropractic, natural therapies, general dental, major dental, optical, osteopathy, physiotherapy and remedial massage
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $50
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $800 combined maximum for chiropractic, natural therapies, general dental, major dental, optical, osteopathy, physiotherapy and remedial massage
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $57-$165
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $800 combined maximum for chiropractic, natural therapies, general dental, major dental, optical, osteopathy, physiotherapy and remedial massage
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $54
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    $800 combined maximum for chiropractic, natural therapies, general dental, major dental, optical, osteopathy, physiotherapy and remedial massage
Standard Extras
From
$8.05 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $22-$45
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $49
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $44
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $41-$99
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $39
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
Flexi Extras
From
$12.90 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $22-$54
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $49
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $64
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $68-$116
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    $54
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
Premium Extras Mid
From
$12.15 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $24-$52
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $55
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $44
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $50-$132
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $45
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
Premium Extras Plus
From
$19.15 (i)
per week
  • Consultations and examinations
    Benefits
    $28-$58
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Scale and Clean
    Benefits
    $60
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Mouthguards
    Benefits
    $50
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Tooth Extraction
    Benefits
    $57-$165
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit
  • Fillings (direct)
    Benefits
    From $54
    Waiting Period
    2 months
    Maximums
    No limit