The Dental Board of Australia (the Board) and Ahpra have created ‘Tips for dental patients’ to help members of the public make sure they are getting safe care from their dental practitioner.
The primary objective of the Board and Ahpra is to protect the public.
You can help make sure you are getting safe care from your dental practitioner by asking the following questions:
Ask your dental practitioner any questions you have about infection control or what they are doing.
This video is no longer available as it is under review, having regard to infection control measures taken by dental practitioners during the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is usually best for you to resolve any problems with your dental practitioner if you can.
If you still have concerns, you can make a notification/complaint to: