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As the new president of the Ontario Dental Association, Dr. Lisa Bentley is calling on newly re-elected Premier Doug Ford to do better for the hundreds of thousands of people in need of dental care by fully funding the province’s dental programs.

Published Jun 6, 2022

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On June 1, 2022, the Ontario Dental Association welcomes Dr. Lisa Bentley as its new President. She will help guide the ODA through the next year.

Published Jun 1, 2022

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    The Dangers of Popular Drinks

    Learn how even "healthy" drinks can pose a threat to your teeth.

    Published Jun 21, 2022

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    ODA Calling on Newly Elected Government to Fix Ontario’s Dental Programs

    As the new president of the Ontario Dental Association, Dr. Lisa Bentley is calling on newly re-elected Premier Doug Ford to do better for the hundreds of thousands of people in need of dental care by fully funding the province’s dental programs.

    Published Jun 6, 2022

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    Get to Know the New ODA President

    On June 1, 2022, the Ontario Dental Association welcomes Dr. Lisa Bentley as its new President. She will help guide the ODA through the next year.

    Published Jun 1, 2022

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    Women’s Health Week

    It's Women's Health Week. Learn how important oral health care is to a health lifestyle and what women should watch for.

    Published May 10, 2022

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    Provincial Budget Fails to Properly Fund Dental Programs, Again

    The new provincial budget fails to properly fund dental programs again despite years of the ODA asking for a meaningful commitment to fund provincial dental programs.

    Published Apr 28, 2022

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    6 things to know about cannabis and oral health

    Using cannabis, whether smoking it or eating it, can lead to oral health issues. Here are six things to be aware of.

    Published Apr 19, 2022

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    Head of the Ontario Dental Association shares the most common oral health mistakes

    ODA president, Dr. Charles Frank says people need to pay more attention to their oral health.

    Published Apr 14, 2022

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    COVID-19 Protocols Staying in Place at Dental Offices

    With public health measures easing in many communities across Ontario, it's important to know enhanced safety measures will remain in place at dental offices.

    Published Mar 21, 2022

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    Is there a risk of dental procedures being delayed because of staff shortages?

    ODA President-Elect Dr. Lisa Bentley recently appeared on the Kelly Cutrara show to discuss how recent government restrictions impact the safety of dental offices.

    Published Jan 10, 2022

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    Ontario Dental Association offers tips for a healthy smile during the pandemic and over the holidays

    Dr. David Stevenson recently spoke to Global News Morning Kingston about the proper order to brush, floss and use mouthwash for a full effect.

    Published Dec 17, 2021

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