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New Dental Agreement Gives Sask. Residents Access to Expanded Insured Dental Services

March 6, 2019
by Jonathan Guignard, Global News


Residents across the province now have access to expanded insured dental services following a new agreement between the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan (CDSS) and the Ministry of Health.

The new services include cleft lip and palate treatment services for infants, children and adolescents, expanded coverage for dental extractions for cancer patients, and specialized dental consultations for medical patients.

“This new agreement is a win for patients, dental specialists and surgeons,” Health Minister Jim Reiter said.

“I want to thank the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan and our officials in the Ministry of Health for their diligence and collegiality throughout the negotiation process.”

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