A public health investigation found instruments used in the Kogarah practice of Dazzling Dental, were not cleaned, sterilised or stored in accordance with guidelines set by the Dental Board of Australia.
 
The NSW Dental Council has suspended the registration of the owner and a number of dentists who worked at the practice.
 
The overall risk to individual patients of blood-borne virus transmission has been assessed as low by NSW Health and no cases of blood-borne virus infection have been identified as associated with this dental practice.
 
However, patients who have had an invasive procedure at Dazzling Dental  are recommended to have testing for HIVhepatitis B and hepatitis C.
 
For more information see the Frequently Asked Questions or contact the NSW Health Information Line on 1800 610 344.​​​​​​​​​
Page Updated: Tuesday 15 December 2015