CANTERBURY DISTRICT HEALTH
BOARD DENTAL SERVICES
Canterbury District Health Board (CDHB)
funds and provides dental services in
The main services provided are:
- Child Dental
Care: free dental care for children from
birth to Year 8 of school, usually provided through
school based dental
- Youth Dental Care: free dental care for
teens from Year 9 of school until 18th birthday, provided by
dentists who are contracted with the CDHB.
Dental Service : provides specialist care to people from within
the Canterbury region and is also a tertiary referral centre for
the West Coast and Nelson Marlborough regions.