East Grampians Health Service serves our local community’s dental needs at our modern 4 chair Dental Clinic located at the Community Centre in Girdlestone Street, Ararat. Clinic hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
East Grampians is a teaching clinic of Latrobe University. Dental students provide free emergency and some general dental services to all eligible clients; they are supervised by an experienced dentist
Our services include:
Eligibility & Fees
Children (Dental Services are available for all children from ages 0-12)
All adults who are Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card holders are eligible for dental treatment.
Waiting lists and fees apply:
Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islanders, newly-arrived refugees, asylum seekers and clients that belong to a funded, agency-specific Special Needs Program have priority access to the Oral Health Program.
Pregnant women who hold a Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card are also eligible for priority access. These patients will incur the normal fees for treatment.
Please inform the reception staff if you are eligible for priority access.
Waiting lists may apply for restorative (fillings) and prosthetic (denture) treatments.
Please contact the Dental Clinic on 5352 9327.
How Can I get more information?
The Dental Health Services Victoria hot-line will answer your questions about public dental services including your closest public dental clinic. Phone: 1300 360 054 (for the cost of a local call).
Very satisfied with the service and treatment. Staff, dentists and assistants all very caring and considerate. Thank you.
Tooth extraction was very well explained and I had no pain.
I felt extremely comfortable with the dental staff. The communication and manner in which I was treated was fantastic.
Dental students have been attending to my teeth over the past two years. They have at all times been most courteous, professional and have shown a high degree of care towards me and explained all procedures.
I was very happy with the care and outcome of my visit. Very pleasant staff. Thank you.