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Ontario’s five dental programs are massively underfunded and that has to change TORONTO, ON — Hailing from every region of the province, dozens of dentists are heading to Queen’s Park on Wednesday to tell MPPs the time has come for the province to finally take care of its dental programs. The Ontario Dental Association (ODA) […]

Published Nov 1, 2022

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Learn what the Canadian Dental Care Plan could mean for you and why Ontario dentists want to be involved in ensuring it works for everyone.

Published Aug 18, 2022

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    Published Aug 23, 2022

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    Published Aug 23, 2022

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    Published Aug 18, 2022

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    Published Jul 2, 2022

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    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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    Published Jan 10, 2022

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    Published Nov 17, 2021

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