The benefits of becoming a partner practice are that you will see an increase in private patient numbers and private turnover without any extra effort on the part of the practice.
No, there is no fee at all associated with being a partner practice.
When our 24/7 call handlers receive phone calls from patients with dental issues, a large number of these patients are not registered with a dentist. Those patients that would like a dental appointment during normal opening hours are booked in with our partner practices.
The patients will pay the partner practice’s normal private fees to address their immediate problem and the patient will usually then register to become a new private patient with the practice.
We have a limited number of partner practices within each area. This is for two main reasons;