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Dental Therapists

Volume 14: debated on Monday 30 November 1981

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales which health authorities in Wales currently employ dental therapists; and what effect the phasing-out of dental therapists would have on the standard of dental care in Wales.

All except Powys. If dental therapists were phased out the treatment they provide would be undertaken by community clinical dental staff. Standards of care should not, therefore, suffer.