DVA Cards are an essential asset for veterans and their dependants who need dental treatment at Transcendental Chatswood. The program covers the entire cost of all qualified treatments, making it much more budget-friendly for military personnel and their families who require this type of care.
Although some expenses may be required for certain high-cost dental treatments, these expenses are minimal and substantially lower than what you would pay without a DVA health card.
To be eligible for a DVA (Department of Veterans Affairs) Card, a person must meet one of the following criteria:
Please note that the eligibility criteria may vary depending on the specific type of DVA card.
No. If you have a DVA (Department of Veterans’ Affairs) card, you do not need to pay upfront for dental treatments that are covered. The DVA will cover the cost of your treatment directly with the dental provider. You will generally not be required to pay for the following dental treatments:
However, some dental providers may require you to pay for any additional services or treatments not covered by the DVA card. It’s always a good idea to confirm the payment process with your chosen dental provider before receiving treatment.
If you have a DVA card, you have the freedom to choose any dental provider that offers services covered by the DVA. However, it’s always a good idea to check with your chosen dental provider beforehand if they accept DVA cardholders and that the specific services you require are covered by the DVA.
Some dental providers may also require you to make an appointment in advance or provide additional documentation. It’s always a good idea to confirm the requirements with the provider beforehand.
Please contact TranscenDental Chatswood directly to book your appointment. When making your appointment, please provide us with your DVA card details so we can check your eligibility. At your appointment, you will need to bring your DVA Card with you, as well as any other relevant documentation or referral letters from your doctor.
Our experienced and friendly team is here to provide you with high-quality dental care, and we welcome all DVA cardholders to our dental clinic.
If you have concerns about the quality of dental care you have received with your DVA card, you should first raise the issue with your dental provider. They may be able to address your concerns and resolve any issues.
If you are not satisfied with their response, you can contact the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) to provide feedback or make a complaint. You can do this by phone (1800 555 254) or by filling out a feedback form on their website.