Position Statement

A document published by NZDA that communicates the NZDA viewpoint or stance on an issue relevant to New Zealand dentistry.
 

Sugary Drinks

Consensus Statement on Sugary Drinks
WHO Sugars and Dental Caries Fact Sheet

Adolescent and Young Adult Oral Health

NZDA Position Statement on Adolescent and Young Adult Oral Health

Child Oral Health

NZDA Position Statement on Child Oral Health

Child Protection

NZDA Practice Guidelines for Child Protection

Dependent Older People

NZDA Position Statement on Oral Health Services for Dependent Older People

Dental Amalgam

NZDA Position Statement on Dental Amalgam
Ministry of Health Policy on Dental Amalgam
FDI Policy Statment on Safety of Amalgam
FDI Policy Statement - WHO Consensus Statement on Dental Amalgam

Fluoride 

NZDA Statement on Water Fluoridation
Ministry of Health policy on Water Fluoridation
FDI World Dental Federation Statement on Promoting Dental Health through Water Fluoridation
FDI World Dental Federation Statement on Promoting Dental Health through Fluoride toothpaste
American Dental Association Supports Fluoridation

Low Income Adults

NZDA Position Statement on Access to Oral Health Services for Low Income Adults

Oral and Systemic Diseases

FDI World Dental Federation Policy Statement on the Association between Oral and General health

Oral Piercings

American Dental Association Statement on Intraoral/Perioral Piercing and Tongue Splitting

Tobacco

NZDA Position Statement on Tobacco Use
FDI World Dental Federation Policy Statement on Tobacco

Tongue Tie

NZDA Position Statement on Tongue Tie

Tooth Whitening

FDI World Dental Federation Policy Statement on Bleaching Materials and Tooth Whiteners