Troy Williams

Government cuts demand

Demand for dental instruments has dropped thanks to government cuts to services.

Cuts by the previous Australian Government to public dental and oral health services have driven down the sales of products to dentists and allied oral healthcare professionals, That’s the key finding from the Australian Dental Industry Intelligence Report, published by […]

Senate committee confirms standards for imported dental lab products

Troy Williams, CEO of the ADIA

The Australian Government has confirmed that dentists and resellers of imported dental laboratory work are subject to the same statutory obligations as local laboratories. The advice is contained in the Australian Government’s response to a Senate committee inquiry into the […]

Dental Industry Association says Aussie implants are safe

At least 134 dental implants derived from human tissue and made by Tutogen/RTI have arrived in Australia since 2006, the company's local distributor has confirmed

A day after newspaper revelations of a seedy, unregulated trade in human tissue, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) has moved to distance itself and its members from the practice. “ADIA can provide assurance that it works with member businesses […]

United Nations vs dental amalgam

Troy Williams of the ADIAThe ADIA's Troy Williams

In preparation for this week’s discussions organised by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) to progress a globally binding treaty on the use of mercury, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) has published a paper that reviews dental amalgam use, […]