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dentists in oz + nz?

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1. Posted by peeps (Full Member 114 posts) 11y

im in sydney at the moment an im after chipping my tooth. are dentists in sydney expensive? should i wait till i get to new zealand? i dont have a working visa for oz so do i still qualify for a medicare card?(im irish)
thanks.

2. Posted by swiss33 (Inactive 22 posts) 11y

Depending on how bad your pain is... I would go to a dentist in New Zealand. Not too expensive and there are strong regulation son the quality of the work.

My Australian dentist experience was expensive by comparison.

3. Posted by Wocca (Inactive 3745 posts) 11y

If it's an emergency, you could try one of the government dental clinics.

4. Posted by peeps (Full Member 114 posts) 11y

im in new zealand now, it wasent painfull so thought i would wait incase i had to make a few visets.are there government dental clinics in new zealand? are they any good? im in christchurch at the moment if anyone knows of a good dentist.

5. Posted by Wocca (Inactive 3745 posts) 11y

Check the front of a telephone book under government services