dental health

More Victorians receiving much-needed dental health care

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New figures released in Dental Health Services Victoria’s 2015-2016 Annual Report show that more Victorians than ever before are accessing critical oral health care. Highlights include: 10,122 Indigenous patients accessed care—up by 8.8 per cent 401,067 individuals treated across Victoria […]

Good Indigenous dental health figures

indigenous-child-and-mumThe oral health gap between indigenous children and other children is finally closing.

The number of teeth affected by decay is about one third more in Aboriginal children compared with non-Aboriginal children in Victoria, according to Dental Health Services Victoria. The data was collected by Dental Health Services Victoria based on patients visiting […]