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Melbourne Uni trials teledentistry

If you think it’s difficult trying to get a home visit from a GP, imagine how hard it is to have a mobile dental surgery come to your house.  The small number and reach of these services has led to recent trials into tele-dentistry for aged care residents by the University of Melbourne’s Institute for a Broadband-Enabled Society (IBES).  Aged care residents are one group of the population vulnerable to inadequate dental care. Read more here .