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"The primary objectives of the Australian Dental Association are to encourage the improvement of the oral and general health of the public, promote the ethics, art and science of dentistry and support members to provide safe, high quality professional oral care.”

Items of Interest

PHI Hikes


Ross Greenwood speaks to Dr. Rick Olive (at 2.29 minutes) from the Australian Dental Association about proposed hikes to private health insurance.

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Water Fluoridation: why is it still being debated?
In a recent article published in 'Crikey' (www.crikey.com.au), dentist and educator Michael Foley outlines the public health argument for fluoridation and calls on the scientific and health care communities to combat mis-information and anti-scientific arguments against this practice.
Dental Emergencies this Christmas
The ADA State Branches have compiled a list of private dental practices that will provide emergency dental care over the Christmas period.
Letter – Minister for Health Hon. Sussan Ley
ADA President Dr Rick Olive writes to the newly appointed Minister for Health and of Sport with commentary on Australian dental schemes and an invitation to address the upcoming Australian Dental Congress.




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