• March 9, 2018
  • Dr. Catherine-Anne Walsh

Children’s Hospital Poll

Hello Everyone!! Did you catch dentistry in the news earlier this week? Sadly, it’s not happy news. The Royal Children’s Hospital has published their latest poll and it seems that Australian children are not getting a passing grade when it comes to oral health. So, why is this important? As you may already know, children […]

  • November 21, 2016
  • Dr. Catherine-Anne Walsh

Sugar – By Christine Fischer-Stoess

Did you know that Dentists have to go to school throughout their careers to maintain their practice licences? I did, because all dental health professionals have to do this. This weekend was the annual NSW ADA meeting, held in Bathurst this time. So, while you were enjoying 30-odd degrees on Friday, Dr. Walsh was in […]

  • June 3, 2014
  • Dr. Catherine-Anne Walsh

The Budget – By Christine Fischer-Stoess

The budget was released a few weeks ago and unless you have been avoiding all types of media,you have probably also been informed of the massive backlash that is occurring with regards to the new financial arrangements. Everything from accusations of lies and deceit to “winkgate” have been thrown around in amidst all of the […]

  • January 29, 2014
  • Dr. Catherine-Anne Walsh

Happy New Year with the Child Dental Benefits Scheme – By Christine Fischer-Stoess

Happy New Year!! I know it’s almost the end of January but this is the first Blog of the Year and I think it’s important to start with well wishes!! I hope everyone had a safe and happy holiday season and is well rested and ready for 2014! On the subject of the New Year, […]

  • September 12, 2012
  • Dr. Catherine-Anne Walsh

New funding for dental treatment, welcome news for parents! (By Dr Tijana Fisher)

It may be a bit of ‘old news’ today, but the media were certainly abuzz about the government announcement a couple of weeks ago, promising a serious increase in funding of dental services. On August 29th, the office of the Hon Tanya Plibersek, Minister for Health and The Greens issued a media release announcing a […]

  • April 17, 2012
  • Dr. Catherine-Anne Walsh

Concerned about recent media reports regarding dental Xray exposure? Read this!

I have been living under a rock and completely missed the recent media reports which link dental xray exposure to meningioma tumours (usually benign tumours, which appear on the brain membranes). To put your mind at ease, we are publishing communication received from the Australian Dental Association, which explains a bit more about the study […]

  • April 2, 2012
  • Dr. Catherine-Anne Walsh

The Dentist and Eastside Radio 89.7FM Music and Dentistry Giveaway!

The Dentist at 70 Pitt Street and Eastside Radio 89.7FM are excited to be offering a wonderful music and dentistry giveaway to all who wish to participate, during the month of April! Just click on the banner above, follow the instructions on the Eastside Radio page and you’re on your way to receiving a FREE […]


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