FAQ

I have a toothache. HELP!?

Smile Tasmania reserves multiple appointment slots reserved for any patients with an emergency. Even on Saturdays! Toothache? Broken tooth? Trauma? Give us a call ASAP to get that fixed.

How soon can I get an appointment?

If you have an emergency you can grab one of our reserved appointments for this. We encourage all patients to book their next check up and clean appointment in advance. We will remind you days before and if you have to change the day or time, let us know ASAP. Too easy!

Do you open weekends?

Burnie Smile Care is open Saturdays 9:00am-1:00pm by appointment. Latrobe Smile Care and Queenstown Smile Care are not open weekends.

Do you open late nights?

Burnie Smile Care is open Tuesday nights until 7:30pm. Latrobe Smile Care and Queenstown Smile Care are not open late nights.

When do I need arrive for my appointment?

Preferable 5-10 minutes before you’re schedule to see the dentist. This gives you time to fill out a medical history if necessary.

How much will it hurt?

Smile Tasmania has numbing cream in every single surgery, and will use the appropriate type and dose of anaesethetic to safely numb you for your treatment. Even if your teeth are sensitive during the clean, if you want anaesthetic, ask and you shall receive!

Do you offer payment plans?

Payment plans are offered through ZipMoney. Before your appointment, you should have ZipMoney approval. Sign up here.

How often should I see the dentist?

This can vary from every 3-12 months. Once your treatment is complete your dentist will make their recommendation.