Latest news & Press Releases

Latest news & Press Releases

2015 AGM Address by Mr Fintan Hourihan, Chief Executive, Irish Dental Association

I am honoured to present a brief report on the activities of the Irish Dental Association and our newly licensed trade union the Irish Dental Union.

New research shows hospital admissions for severe dental infections up 38%

Dentists say increase is due to cuts to Medical Card and PRSI schemes IDA calls on Tánaiste to follow up on Health Ministers comments about reinstating the PRSI dental scheme

IDA and IDU Annual Reports

2014 Annual Reports Published

Annual General Meetings of the Irish Dental Union and the Irish Dental Association Limited

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the Annual General Meetings of the Irish Dental Union and the Irish Dental Association Limited will be held on Thursday April 16th 2015 at 6:00 pm in The Estuary Suite, Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork.

Every breath you take; Dentists warn that Halitosis can spoil Valentines

One in four Irish adults suffer from chronic bad breath

A healthy mouth means healthy savings

Dentists warn that people with type 2 diabetes, stroke and heart disease at higher risk of gum disease US dental study shows much lower medical costs for patients with these condition who undergo gum treatment

New HSE Service Plan = Same Old Dental Cutbacks

4m patients face into 6th year of €100m cuts

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