Awards & Associations

Awards & Associations

Australian Dental Association Membership

All of our dentists are members of the Australian Dental Association (ADA).

The ADA is the peak national body for the dental profession. The primary objectives of the Australian Dental Association are to encourage the improvement of the oral and general health of the public, promote the ethics, art and science of dentistry and support members to provide safe, high quality professional oral care.

To learn more about the ADA click here.

QIP Accreditation

In 2016, our Practice was awarded Accreditation through Quality Innovation Performance (QIP) who are the exclusive, independent accreditation provider of Private Dental Practice Accreditation.

In order to earn and maintain our Accreditation, we have to demonstrate the integration of the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards into our everyday practise. This represents our commitment to continuous improvement and provision of the highest quality dental care.

So what does this mean for you? QIP Accreditation means that you can have confidence that you are receiving the highest quality treatment from professional and caring staff whilst you are at our Practice. You can have peace of mind knowing that The Dental Surgery, Newstead is committed to safety and quality, as well as continuous improvement.

For more information about Dental Practice Accreditation, click here.

Employer of Choice

In 2016, The Dental Surgery, Newstead was proud to be named an Employer of Choice by the Tasmanian Government’s Department of State Growth.

Since 2008, Tasmanian organisations from a range of industry, business and community sectors have won awards and continue to be acknowledged as Employer’s of Choice. The Employer of Choice Program recognises those employer’s who create great places to work.

For more information about the employer of choice program, click here.