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Victorian dentists welcome easing of dental restrictions

16 September 2020

Victorian dentists welcome easing of dental restrictions

The Australian Dental Association Victorian Branch (ADAVB) welcomes the announcement today to lift the restriction to provide only urgent dental care when Melbourne moves to the Second Step on the road map on 28 September 2020.

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Call on government to remove restrictions on accessing necessary dental care

11 September 2020

Call on government to remove restrictions on accessing necessary dental care

The ADAVB is calling on the Victorian Government to remove the restrictions to only perform urgent dental treatment.

Media Releases | COVID-19 | Dental Health
Border closures impacting on community’s oral health

24 July 2020

Border closures impacting on community’s oral health

The ADAVB is concerned about the impact that the NSW border closure is having on the oral health of border communities.

Media Releases | COVID-19 | Dental Health
ADAVB welcomes extension of National Partnership Agreement but warns system will be further strained

11 June 2020

ADAVB welcomes extension of National Partnership Agreement but warns system will be further strained

The ADAVB has welcomed the announcement by the Morrison Government to extend the National Partnership Agreement on Adult Public Dental Service.

Media Releases | Dental Health | Government | Partnership
Suspension of non-urgent dental care in Victoria

30 March 2020

Suspension of non-urgent dental care in Victoria

The Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) has recommended that all dental practices in Australia implement Level 3 restrictions. This effectively means that all routine examinations and treatments should be deferred until these restrictions are lifted.

Media Releases | COVID-19 | Dentist
Go to the dentist before a sore tooth takes you there

27 November 2019

Go to the dentist before a sore tooth takes you there

The ADAVB is launching a new campaign today to encourage Victorians to take control of their dental health by visiting a dentist regularly.

Media Releases | Dentist | Dental Health
Make time for oral health during Women’s Health Week

04 September 2019

Make time for oral health during Women’s Health Week

During Women’s Health Week (2-6 September) the ADAVB is encouraging women to make time to see their dentist for a check-up.

Media Releases | Dental Health
Dentists urge flexible model for implementation of kids’ dental program to ensure timely dental check-ups

27 May 2019

Dentists urge flexible model for implementation of kids’ dental program to ensure timely dental check-ups

The ADAVB has urged the government to take a flexible approach to delivery of its school dental van program.

Media Releases | Children | Dentist
Australians' love affair with sugary drinks rots the smiles of children as young as five

20 March 2019

Australians' love affair with sugary drinks rots the smiles of children as young as five

Leading health bodies call for people to rethink sugary drink this World Oral Health Day.

Media Releases | Sugar

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