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Coronavirus: Alberta Dental Association Suspends All Non-Emergent Treatment, Services

March 19, 2020
by Global News


Dentists in Alberta can now only provide emergency treatment to patients as coronavirus cases and concerns continue to rise in the province.

The Alberta Dental Association and College said in a notice on Tuesday that it was suspending all non-emergent treatments and services “effective immediately.”

“Emergency dental treatment may include treatment of oral-facial trauma, significant infection, prolonged bleeding or pain which cannot be managed by over-the-counter medications,” the association said.

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