Uniquely Nova Scotian

The Dental Act empowers the dental profession as the sole providers of dental care for Nova Scotians

Protecting public interests in dental care

The Provincial Dental Board of Nova Scotia is a legislated body mandated to protect the general public interests in matters related to the delivery of dental care.

A professional standard of care

Dental patients have a right to expect a professional standard of care from their dentists and dental assistants.

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Important information for licensed dentists and dental assistants

Dentists and dental assistants are responsible for reading Dental Board publications to ensure that they are aware of current news and of the Dental Board’s standards, polices and guidelines.

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For the Public

For the Public

To Represent and protect the interests of the Public.

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For Licensees

For Licensees

What Dentists and Dental Assistants need to know

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For Applicants

For Applicants

Dentists and Dental Assistants are registered and licensed with the Provincial Dental Board of Nova Scotia

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Dentists are available all across Nova Scotia. You do not need a referral to see a general practice dentist. Search for a dentist in your neighborhood now.

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Latest Publications

Guidelines with respect to Ebola

Guidelines with respect to Ebola

Resource material for Ebola Virus Disease from Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University and the Nova Scotia Response Plan from Dr. Robert Strang

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Board Business Issue 53 - August 2014

Board Business Issue 53 - August 2014

Board Business for August 2014

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