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    So I'm due for a dental appointment but I turned 18 very recently. In my last appointment they didn't tell me anything about paying for treatment next time. Also starting university in September (if I meet my offer ). Am I still classed in full time education? Considering I haven't received results yet
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    (Original post by Ediesedgewick)
    So I'm due for a dental appointment but I turned 18 very recently. In my last appointment they didn't tell me anything about paying for treatment next time. Also starting university in September (if I meet my offer ). Am I still classed in full time education? Considering I haven't received results yet
    When you're at uni it'll be free until you turn 19, so I expect not.
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    (Original post by Ediesedgewick)
    So I'm due for a dental appointment but I turned 18 very recently. In my last appointment they didn't tell me anything about paying for treatment next time. Also starting university in September (if I meet my offer ). Am I still classed in full time education? Considering I haven't received results yet
    I believe that the time between college and uni is still classed as education (just as school holidays are) so you're probably okay. You could always check on the nhs website though.
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    (Original post by Ediesedgewick)
    So I'm due for a dental appointment but I turned 18 very recently. In my last appointment they didn't tell me anything about paying for treatment next time. Also starting university in September (if I meet my offer ). Am I still classed in full time education? Considering I haven't received results yet
    You will be eligible for free NHS dental care, at least I was in your position. You could double check with the surgery though and they should be able to let you know. Are you having ongoing treatment, or is it more of a checkup? Even if you did have to pay for whatever reason, if you started the treatment beforehand then it should still be free regardless
 
 
 
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