MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICES
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 three 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
Please take note of the DHHS information regarding face masks in Victoria:
1.You must always carry a face mask with you when you leave home unless you have a lawful reason not to.
2.Face masks are mandatory in public indoor spaces.
3.You must wear a fitted mask outside when social distancing is not possible. For more information, please refer to DHHS website
4. A three-layered mask is best.
5. There are lawful reasons for exemption. Children under 12 years of age and patients with a medical reason will not be required to wear a face covering. Please let our reception staff know, before visiting if you have a medical reason.
For more information about wearing fitted face masks, please visit the DHHS website
What is new in medical
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
All non-urgent dental treatments have resumed 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. 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.
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:
A broken or fractured tooth
A loose tooth
A missing tooth
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
- 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.