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Below are the latest quarterly key statistics for public dental care provided by Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV).

Since 30 March 2020, there has been significant impact on public dental service activity due to the COVID-19 pandemic response. While activity levels have increased from the corresponding period of 2020,  the number of dental visits and people treated for July to September 2021 and year to date remain down on recent and pre-pandemic periods, and this reduced activity continues to impact on waiting times.

Average waiting time for general dental care
22.5
months
Average waiting time for dental specialists (ortho, endo, prostho)
11
months