Latest news & Press Releases

Latest news & Press Releases

IDA makes submission under FEMPI Act

The IDA highlights drastic effects of the cuts on the health of patients.

Expert warns that stress caused by recession has led to increased levels of teeth grinding

Up to 1 million Irish people could be grinding their way through life - Proliferation of 'Olde' sweet shops could lead to return of 'Olde' dental problems

Health Minister fails to offer timetable for urgent dental reform

Dentists say good intentions not good enough as crisis worsens

New IDA website!

The new IDA website will be launched at our AGM in Killarney!

New President of IDA accuses Government of betraying duty of care to young people

Up to 20,000 children on Orthodontic Waiting Lists, many wany waiting for up to 5 years. 28 Public Health Dentists retired in February - none replaced. System of School Screenings in disarray. No Chief Dental Officer.

New President of IDA accuses Government of betraying duty of care to young people

Up to 20,000 children on Orthodontic Waiting Lists, many wany waiting for up to 5 years. 28 Public Health Dentists retired in February - none replaced. System of School Screenings in disarray. No Chief Dental Officer.

Launch of new independent service which offers dental patients a chance to resolve complaints about their dental treatment

The new Dental Complaints Resolution Service will offer patients and dentists an opportunity to settle their differences with the help of an experienced mediator.

New Dental Complaints Resolution Service Launched

Dental Complaints Resolution Service will be overseen by the Chairman of the Consumers Association

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