Most patients get finance for procedures that they want, such as cosmetic surgery, however there are procedures that many patients need which they don’t have funds for, yet still will not seek financial assistance.
An example of this would include but not be limited to dentistry.
Many people are afraid of the dentist which keeps them away from the chair for far too long in many cases. As a result, the dental health of many South Africans leaves much to be desired. Dentistry is not cheap and the longer you stay away, the more expensive it gets. Should a problem not be treated, it can be exacerbated.
First Health Finance is provides financial assistance for those dental procedures which need immediate attention, however there isn’t immediate cash. Sure, credit cards can be used as a means of payment but many families would prefer to keep that safety net for unforeseen circumstances, as well as daily expenses.
Veneers, Implants and braces are common procedures that are taking place, and medical aid does not always cover the full cost of the procedure. Often there is a portion of the procedure that you as the patient will need to pay for yourself. The difference between the two can always be
FHF makes it easy and affordable for you to get your dental work done. Whether you are having extensive procedures done or simple touch ups such as whitening or fillings, we will be able to assess your application in 24
hours and once approved, pay directly to the Doctors bank account so that you
need not worry about the smaller things.
Almost 1500 dental practices around South Africa are offering their patients dental finances, and this method of payment is here to stay. Should you wish to settle your account early, there are no early settlement charges or penalties applied. This is part of the service offered. Contact a consultant today or more information. 0800212537, or apply online at www.fhf.co.za/