COVID-19

MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICES
DURING COVID-19

Given the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, our team at MC Medical and Dental have decided to continue operating seven days for dental (check public holidays hours here) and six days for medical. 

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 do not visit the clinic. Instead, call the dedicated hotline on 1800-675-398.

Unfortunately, as we are a small clinic, we are UNABLE TO OFFER COVID-19 TESTING. 

Please call Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only. For more information, please visit here.

Measures are in place to ensure your health and safety: 

At MC Medical and Dental, we are screening and monitoring all our patients and staff concerning the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

Rest assured MC Medical and Dental will continue to uphold high clinical standards and infection control policies and procedures to ensure we are all looked after and protected.

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) 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 the 10 ways to reduce your risk of Coronavirus 

Fitted Face Masks

From 11:59 pm Sunday 11th October 2020, all Victorians must wear a fitted face mask when leaving their home.
To help keep you and our community be safe, please wear a fitted mask. Children under 12 years of age and patients with a medical reason will not be required to wear a fitted mask. Before visiting the clinic, please let our reception staff know if you have a medical reason. For more information about wearing mandatory masks, please visit the DHHS website. 

What is new in medical

Flu vaccinations:

Now available. To book, please call MC Medical and Dental.

Telehealth video consultations

Available for all medical patients. If you’re a Medicare cardholder, you will now be eligible for a rebate. Bulk billing is available for some patients. For more information, please speak to one of our friendly reception staff or visit the FAQ’s page here.

What is new in dental

Non-urgent services resume

As of Monday 28th of September, all non-urgent dental treatments will resume at MC Medical and Dental. Non-urgent treatments include routine oral hygiene clean (check-up and clean), dental exam, teeth whitening, preventive and restorative treatment, dentures and orthodontic care.

The team at MC Medical and Dental will continue to attend to urgent dental care and dental emergencies during COVID-19.

​It is essential that you do not neglect your oral health during the lockdown. 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, our dentists will get busier. We recommend that you book in early, so you are not disappointed.

To book your next dental appointment, please call 1800-962-181  or book online below.

Dental Emergencies

We are OPEN everyday and ready for urgent dental care and dental emergencies!
Our staff are highly trained in infection control and are taking extra measures to ensure the safety of patients and staff.

What is a dental emergency?

Common emergencies include:

Lost filling
A broken or fractured tooth
A loose tooth
A missing tooth
Tooth abscess
Gum abscess
Toothache
Impacted wisdom teeth
Braces or retainers that are irritating
Knocked out tooth
Injury to the jaw
Bitten tongue or lip where bleeding doesn’t stop
Objects wedged between the teeth

For more information about dental emergencies, please visit here.

Dental Services during COVID-19

The following treatments and procedures are available during COVID-19:

  • Porcelain Veneers, Crowns, Bridges
  • Clear aligners
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Pain & Emergencies
  • Dental Implants
  • Orthodontics
  • Wisdom teeth
  • Teeth Whitening (In-chair and at-home options)
  • Sports Mouthguards
  • Occlusal Splints/Nightguards/Jaw Therapy
  • Dental Restorations composite and Porcelain
  • Examinations and oral hygiene services

Did you know that we accept dental payment plans?

At MC Dental, we offer payment arrangements through Zip Pay and Zip Money. 

Call us on 1800-962-181 today for more details on paying your next dental bill. 

Please note that the dental department is open on public holidays and the medical department is closed on public holidays.