Dental surgery

What is 'Dental surgery' services?

Hospital treatment for surgery to the teeth and gums. For example: surgery to remove wisdom teeth, and dental implant surgery.

Which level of Hospital cover includes these services?

Dental surgery services are included under our Bronze Plus, Silver, Silver Plus and Gold Star Hospital policies.

What MBS item numbers are included in the Dental surgery category?

75006, 75030, 75033, 75034, 75036, 75037, 75039, 75042, 75045, 75048, 75049, 75050, 75051, 75156, 75200, 75203, 75206, 75400, 75403, 75406, 75409, 75412, 75415, 75600, 75603, 75606, 75609, 75612, 75615, 75618, 75621, 75800, 75803, 75806, 75809, 75812, 75815, 75818, 75821, 75824, 75827, 75830, 75833, 75836, 75839, 75842, 75845, 75848, 75851, 75854

Important, please note.
The item numbers listed above will attract benefits from HIF provided that (a) the code forms part of a hospital inpatient admission; (b) the Member holds an eligible Hospital Cover product; and (c) the Member has served the necessary waiting periods.  To search for more information on a particular item code, simply copy and paste the code into Medicare's online search function here: http://www9.health.gov.au/mbs/search.cfm