Oral Health Assistants

Westmead Centre for Oral Health

University General Practice

  
Contact Information
Telephone: (02) 8890 7836 or (02) 8890 7293  
Facsimile:   (02) 8890 9079
Location: Level 1 & 3, Westmead Centre for Oral Health
Westmead Hospital
Postal Address: PO Box 533, Wentworthville NSW 2145 
Email: carolina.alexander@health.nsw.gov.au 
Service Hours:   8am-5pm Monday to Friday  

Service Outline

University General Practice (UGP) is the department where up to 360 Dental and Oral Health Therapy students from the University of Sydney carry out their clinical education and training, while delivering oral health care to eligible patients.

The students are supervised by qualified hospital staff and members of staff from the Faculty of Dentistry, including dental specialists. Students carry out comprehensive routine dental treatment for their patients and provide emergency care. 


Who this service is provided to

Patients eligible for treatment within the Western Sydney Local Health District

Staffing

Head of Department

Clinic Co-ordinators

Administrative Co-ordinators

Administration Officers

Assistant Clinic Co-ordinators

Dental Assistants

Related services

Emergency Dentistry, Paediatric Dentistry, Oral Surgery and Special Needs Dentistry

Transport, Parking, Access:

Westmead Centre for Oral Health is situated at Westmead Hospital on Darcy Road, Westmead. Cityrail provides rail services to Westmead station and Westbus runs several bus services to and from Westmead Hospital. Direct taxi telephones are provided at the entrance of Westmead Centre for Oral Health. Limited car parking is available for a fee. Wheelchair access is available through the Westmead Centre for Oral Health entrance and the hospital main entrance and via lifts to all levels within the Westmead Centre for Oral Health.