July, 2011

Government finds funds for Indigenous oral health

The oral health of indigenous children is significantly worse than the national average.

A new mobile dental van and equipment will help provide better dental health care to Aboriginal people in the far north west of South Australia, the Minister for Indigenous Health, Warren Snowdon, announced yesterday. Dental health among Aboriginal children is […]

Dental Corp wins innovation awards

Dr Ray Khouri of Dental Corporation

Dental Corporation has been recognised among Australia’s most progressive organisations, winning the Australian Business Awards for Enterprise and Innovation in the 2011 Awards. Commenting on the win, Dr Ray Khouri (B.D.S.), Executive Director and co-founder of Dental Corporation said: “Dental […]

Govt addresses skills shortage in WA

Dental assistants' numbers will be boosted by the government's relaxation of immigration rules for Perth.

The announcement this week that Perth will be reclassified as a regional employment hardship area under the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme has opened the possibility of better dental treatment, according to the WA branch of the Australian Dental Association. Speaking […]