From the 27th October 2017 PRSI patients who qualify through welfare partners are entitled to one free check- up per year.
If you qualify you are also entitled to have a general scale and polish or a hygienist appointment with a charge of between €15 and €18 per year.
Medical card patients:
At the moment, medical card patients are entitled to one free examination per year.
You are entitled to 2 restorations per year with provisions – check with the dentist for more details. You are entitled to any number of extractions as needed per year.
People with specific medical conditions are usually entitled to more treatment, with approval from the local HSE through your dentist applying on your behalf.