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Table 3 Average costs of procedures

From: Costs of a school-based dental mobile service in South Africa

Type of procedures Amount of procedures Costs of undertaking the various procedures
ART restorations 816 teeth R997 (US$ 93)
Fissure sealants 1677 teeth R485 (US$ 45)
Conventional restorations 34 teeth R23,932 (US$ 2236)
Extractions 182 teeth R4470 (US$ 417)
Fluoride applications 95 patients R8565 (US$ 800)
  1. R South African Rands, US$ United States Dollars