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ADA – Australian Dental Association

The ADA is the peak national professional body representing more than 13,000 dentists and dental students across both the public and private sectors.

The primary objectives of the ADA are:

  • to encourage the improvement of the oral and general health of the public and to advance and promote the ethics, art and science of dentistry, and
  • to support members of the Association in enhancing their ability to provide safe, high quality professional oral health care.

Each year the ADA highlights a different oral health issue through Dental Health Week. As well as covering the essential information about how to care for your teeth, they highlight an area that many people may not be familiar with.

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Pregnancy - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Regular dentist visits are a must during this important period. Information for parents with Chidlren 0 - 11 years.

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Dentures (65+) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Dentures assist with eating, facial appearance and keeping remaining teeth in position. Information for Older Adults 65+ years.

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Teeth Straightening (12-17yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Irregularly-aligned teeth and jaws can be corrected through things such as braces. Information for Teens Age 12 - 17 Years.

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Mouthguards (12-17yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

To prevent serious dental injury while active, wear a customised mouthguard. Information for Teens Age 12 - 17 Years.

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Fluoride (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Fluoride plays a critical role in strengthening your teeths ability to fight off decay. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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Mouthguards (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

To prevent serious dental injury while active, wear a customised mouthguard. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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Fillings (65+) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Fillings are often the first course of action when dealing with tooth decay. Information for Older Adults 65+ years.

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Fillings (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Fillings are often the first course of action when dealing with tooth decay. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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Teeth Straightening (18-30yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Irregularly-aligned teeth and jaws can be corrected through things such as braces. Information for younger Adults 18 - 30 years.

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Department of Veterans Affairs (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Veterans holding white and gold DVA cards are eligible for certain dental treatments. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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