Huon Valley Dental Care
COVID-19 precautionary measures
UPDATE: Monday 11th May - Restrictions now reduced to Level 1
This is great news for all patients wishing to continue their dental care, noting that there are still restrictions and conditions in place:
- all appointments will be screened by phone prior to confirmation, and any confirmed, probable or suspect cases of COVID-19 will be referred / delayed to reduce risk to other patients and staff attending the practice
- hand hygiene is required on arrival and departure from the practice, and social distancing in the waiting room is encouraged
- no magazines, toys or books are present in our waiting room
- Once in surgery we will ask you to rinse with an antimicrobial (listerine) rinse before examination / treatment commences
We are now open 4 days per week (Mon, Tues, Thurs and Friday) and welcome all patients, current and new, to phone to make a suitable appointment.
You may phone us on 03 6264 1922 with any questions (leave a message and we will return your call as soon as we can).
Alternatively our emergency / after hours number is 0467 641 922 - note that you MUST leave a detailed message including your contact phone number, as unknown / anonymous calls will not be answered. You can also email
We will respond to weekend and after hours emergency calls, but please be aware a call out fee will apply if after hours treatment is required.
PLEASE ALSO NOTE:
Our fully accredited dental surgery complies with all Infection Control Guidelines, and we have added additional measures including cleaning, disinfecting and hand hygiene to ensure protection of our staff and patients. We have also removed magazines and toys from the waiting room to reduce the risk of cross-infection.
More information regarding COVID-19, how to protect yourself and what you should do if you are feeling unwell can be found at www.health.gov.au or by calling 1800 020 080