DHSV news and media stories

In the media

Have a look at our recent appearances from across the news media:

Regional Victorian residents are being encouraged to brush up on oral hygiene

ABC Radio Gippsland, 16 January 2017

Dental profession says ‘no’ to bullying

Bite Magazine, 11 January 2017

Biting reality of tooth care

Whitehorse Leader, 9 January 2017

Tooth decay drops

The Ararat Advertiser, 9 January 2017

High rate of dentist dodgers in Mitchell Shire

Shepparton News, 29 December 2016

High rate of dentist dodgers in Mitchell Shire

Riverine Herald, 29 December 2016

Community-based population-level interventions for promoting child oral health (Review)

Wiley Online Library, 21 December 2016

Pre-schooler study the first ever

Health Victoria News, December 2016

2016 oral health profiles released for Victoria

Bite Magazine, 21 December 2016

Dental health warning for Northern Grampians Shire

The Ararat Advertiser, 19 December 2016

Geelong’s rotten dental health report card

Geelong Advertiser, 19 December 2016

Dental health warning for Northern Grampians Shire

The Stawell Times, 19 December 2016

State’s best shine in oral health awards

Bite Magazine, 14 December 2016

A lot of rot in Ballarat children

Ballarat Courier, 16 December 2016

New cohealth clinic a win for health in Footscray

Star Weekly - Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay, 29 November 2016

Dr Deborah Cole appointed Chair of AHHA Board

AHHA News, 24 November 2016

Public Oral Health Awards finalists announced

Bite Magazine, 17 November 2016

Smiles for ‘above and beyond’ dental reach

Ballarat Courier, 2 December 2016

Healey lands accolade at state awards night

Swan Hill Guardian, 30 November 2016

New Inner South Community Health dental program gets more kids smiling

Port Phillip Leader, 22 November 2016

Free dental scheme hampered by lack of awareness, says expert

Knox Leader, 5 November 2016

Victorian preschoolers’ oral health revealed

Bite Magazine, 3 November 2016

Dental health suffers from excuses

Sunraysia Daily, 2 November 2016

The Top Three Reasons Why Kids Don’t See the Dentist

Dentistry Today, 1 November 2016

Refugee Dentistry

Bite Magazine, October 2016

More Victorians receiving much-needed dental health care

Bite Magazine, 18 October 2016

DHSV CEO Deb Cole interviewed on WINTV News Shepparton

WINTV News - Shepparton, 14 October 2016

More Victorians receiving the oral health care they need

Indus Age, 13 October 2016

Looking beyond the dental chair to boost kids’ oral health

Bite Magazine, 12 October 2016

The growing problems of dental caries and obesity: an Australian perspective

British Dental Journal, 7 October 2016

Cochrane Review Calls “Drill and Fill” Ineffective

Dentistry Today, 4 October 2016

Melbourne dental professional calls for sugar tax ahead of World Obesity Day

Drive with Tom Elliott - 3AW, 11 October 2016

Oral health education is not effective by itself

DrBicuspid.com, 4 October 2016

Proud of health service

The Age - Letters to the editor, 18 September 2016

Twentieth birthday boost for dental care

North Central Review (Kilmore), 13 September 2016

Twentieth birthday boost for dental care

The Free Press, 13 September 2016

Hidden sugar harms our kids' teeth and health

From The Herald Sun

Clinic Opens in Nation with Just 5 Dentists

Dentistry Today, 1 September 2016

EWHS Dental Program

Boluke Times, 30 August 2016

It’s award season in Victoria

Bite Magazine, 1 September 2016

Focus on oral health

Swan Hill Guardian, 29 August 2016

All smiles in East Timor with new Balibo dental clinic

Bite Magazine, 30 August 2016

Kinder students learn about good oral care

Hamilton Spectator, 9 August 2016

Flying Doctor Dental Clinic to visit

North Central News, 3 August 2016

Bass Coast Health bites into Dental Health Week

South Gippsland Sentinel Times, 2 August 2016

Reversing decay is campaign aim

Gannawarra Times, 9 August 2016

Kids smile for program: Dental health initiative visits region’s kindergartens

Sunraysia Daily, 5 August 2016

Dental service reminds mums to think about their teeth

Latrobe Valley Express, 1 August 2016

Dental Health Week

Wimmera Mail Times, 1 August 2016

Women the focus of Dental Health Week

Wangaratta Chronicle, 1 August 2016