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Lakes Teeth - Community Oral Health Service

General Dentist Service, Community

Today

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Description

 

Lakes Teeth services are for all children and adolescents (aged 0 to your 18th birthday) and it’s FREE. (Adults who meet special criteria may also qualify.)

The focus of the service is on seeing babies and children early to support parents to look after their baby’s and children’s teeth and prevent tooth decay. It’s essential children are enrolled as early as possible. 

Healthy teeth play an important role in a child’s development and a healthy mouth and teeth are important for a child’s health and wellbeing for the rest of their life. 

Services are delivered at modern dental clinics across Rotorua, Taupō and Turangi. There are also mobile dental units and one Preventive Treatment unit which travel to different sites throughout the region.

From year 9, adolescents can choose either a dentist or Lakes Teeth for FREE care until their 18th birthday.

Click on the link below to find a clinic near you:

Free oral health services for children

Free oral health services for adolescents

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Babies can be enrolled with the service from birth and should have their first visit to the dental therapist before they are one year old.

School children are usually enrolled…

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Charges

Lakes Teeth services are FREE for all children and adolescents (aged 0 to your 18th birthday).

Hours

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

During Christmas time our service will be closed from Thursday 24th of December 2021 until Tuesday 5th of January 2022.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Urgent Dental Care

Yes

Government Funded/Subsidised Dental Care

Children up to age 13, Adolescents – aged 13 - 17

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Contact Details

Or call your closest clinic:

Free oral health services for children

Free oral health services for adolescents

This page was last updated at 11:26AM on May 24, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Lakes Teeth - Community Oral Health Service.