Oral Health Service

Northland District Health Board Oral Health Service is a FREE community-based dental service for children under 18 years across the Northland Region.

We provide comprehensive oral health care through School, Adolescent, Community and Hospital Dental services. 

Our Vision

“Oral Health for all Northlanders”
“Oranga Mangai Mo Te Tai Tokerau”

Our Commitment Service | Excellence | Quality
  Phone: 0800 MYTEETH | 0800 - 698 3384
Babies

Babies born in the Northland Region are registered with the oral health service at birth. Children are due for their first oral health appointment at six months old and are seen by a dental therapist at their nearest oral health clinic every year from their 1st birthday. You can call 0800 MY TEETH or click here [online form coming soon] to make an appointment.

Preschool Children

Preschool children are seen by appointment every year at their nearest oral health clinic or mobile clinic. You can call 0800 MY TEETH or click here [online form coming soon] to make an appointment.

School Children

School children are seen at least once a year either at a mobile clinic at their school or at their nearest clinic. You can call 0800 MY TEETH or click here [online form coming soon] to make an appointment.

FREE Dental Care for Teenagers

Teenagers receive their dental care from either a dentist in their community or the Northland District Health Board Oral Health Service. You have the right to choose your provider and both options will continue to provide FREE dental care until their 18th birthday.

  • Click here to view the teenagers / adolescent section.
Community Service Card Holders
  • Pain Relief for Community Services Card Holders.
  • Referral from other Health Professionals.

 

 

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