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Public Oral Health Award winners headline annual celebration

01 December 2017

DHSV revealed the winners of the 2017 Public Oral Health Awards at their AGM at The Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne.

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Victorian-first study helping children fight tooth decay

23 October 2017

Study on silver diamine fluoride launched

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Nominate today for the 2017 Public Oral Health Awards

17 August 2017

Nominate someone who is helping to transform the face of Victoria's public oral health.

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Victoria’s Biggest Little Smile search officially underway

07 August 2017

Dental Health Week celebrations at Werribee Zoo

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Dentures on the decline for older Victorians

22 May 2017

More older individuals are now keeping their natural teeth with the number of dentures

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Get those little bunnies hopping to the dentist

10 April 2017

In the lead up to Easter DHSV is encouraging families to think twice about much how sugar they are consuming.

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DHSV and Zoos Victoria partnership to focus on kids oral health

20 March 2017

On World Oral Health Day a new partnership focusing on better dental health for children has been launched between DHSV and Zoos Victoria.

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Registrations are now open for the 2017 Public Oral Health Innovations Conference

02 February 2017

Register today for the conference as well as the pre-conference workshops

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Clown Doctors set to bring Christmas cheer for Melbourne dental patients

19 December 2016

The Humour Foundations’ Clown Doctors are set to bring some laughter and holiday cheer at the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne.

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2016 oral health profiles released for Victoria

15 December 2016

Dental Health Services Victoria has released the 2016 oral health profiles for local government areas.

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