gerodontics

Helping Hands

Dr Greg Miller with a patient. He started The Dental Outreach program five years ago.

Dr Greg Miller founded the South Australian Dental Outreach program as a way of dealing with that state’s crisis in gerodontics. By Clara Pirani Claire McLoughlin believes it’s entirely possible that a dentist saved her mother’s life. Wheelchair-bound and suffering […]

No outcomes for aged care project?

After a successful project, why is the Government keeping mum on the outcomes?

Whatever happened to the results of the government’s Better Oral Health in Residential Care project? The ‘train-the-trainers’ project, designed to deliver better oral health outcomes in residents of aged care facilities, was embraced by the aged are profession two years […]