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DHSV strongly supports health benefits of water fluoridation

06 September 2019

Canadian researchers recently released the results of a study on maternal fluoride exposure during pregnancy and IQ scores in young children between 2008 to 2011

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2019 Public Oral Health Awards

19 July 2019

Celebrating outstanding achievements in the sector

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Possum skin cloak fosters reconciliation

03 June 2019

Baagon Walert Walert workshops at the hospital

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DHSV leads the way with oral cancer screening

22 May 2019

Pilot program to detect oral cancer early

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DHSV wins international award

02 May 2019

Recognition for DHSV's value based health care model

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Enjoy Easter treats and avoid tooth decay

15 April 2019

Consider the impact that sugary treats can have on your teeth.

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Register now for the 2019 Public Oral Health Innovations Conference

01 March 2019

Join us for an exciting line-up of key experts and engaging presenters at the 2019 Public Oral Health Innovations Conference on Friday 5 April.

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Stars of Public Oral Health Award shine in annual celebration

30 November 2018

Victoria’s best and brightest dental professionals were honoured with Public Oral Health Awards last night for their care and commitment to public dental services.

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Finalists announced for 2018 Public Oral Health Awards

19 November 2018

Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) is pleased to announce the finalists for this year’s Public Oral Health Awards. The Awards celebrate public oral health professionals, volunteers and organisations that demonstrate outstanding dedication to improving the health outcomes of the Victorian community.

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How to make the Halloween festivities cavity-free

01 November 2018

With more Australian children celebrating Halloween each year, Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) is urging Victorians to take care of their teeth during this spooky season.

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