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Community dental services for children and adolescents in the Bay of Plenty are  provided from six fixed dental clinics at Otumoetai Primary School, Greerton Village School, Tauranga Intermediate, Arataki School, Te Puke Intermediate and Whakatane Intermediate. These clinics are supported across the region by 11 mobile dental units. Click here to view open clinics.

The Bay of Plenty District Health Board funds and provides a range of free dental / oral health services for children and adolescents up until 18 years age. A limited range of publicly funded services for adults is also available in the Bay of Plenty region.

Dental services are free for Children aged 0 - 18th birthday.

Subsidised emergency dental care for patients aged 18+ is, provided by dentists who are contracted with the Bay of Plenty DHB for patients who:



Last updated : Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Next review date : Wednesday, April 24,2019

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