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Algonquin College

Site: Woodroffe Campus - Rm J109

Service: Dental Clinic

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Nepean
Address & Map
Woodroffe Campus
1385 Woodroffe Ave, Rm J109
Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8
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Intersection Woodroffe Ave and Baseline Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible - persons in wheelchair must bring a personal attendant or family member to transfer them to the chair * staff are not trained to do so
Parking Pay parking lots * parking meters * parking permits
Description and Services
Description (Service) Dental disease prevention services for adults and children who do not have a family dentist. Limited restorative services are available on referral from our preventive clinic. Emergency services not available 
Dental students perform dental disease prevention services under the supervision of registered dental hygienists and dentists including: examinations * x-rays (if required) * thorough teeth cleaning * fluoride treatments * placement of enamel sealant materials (if required). 
Specialty services include: Fitting of custom mouth guards for sports activities and tooth whitening procedures. Limited restorative treatment of white and silver fillings is available for clients of the dental clinic who do not have a family dentist. 
Appointments are up to three hours in length and a series of appointments will be required to complete treatment.
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * clinic hours are irregular, call for details * appointments during the day and evening * occasional children's clinics on Saturdays - call for more information
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and up 
Program faculty in consultation with program administrators have discretionary power to determine client eligibility 
To be eligible for treatment in the Dental Clinic, the following conditions must be met: 
* 6 years of age and older 
* oral condition and complexity of any overall health conditions are appropriate to meet student training/learning requirements 
* able to attend a minimum of two appointments of approximately 2 1/2 hours in length 
* provide 48 hours notice if canceling a scheduled appointment 
* exhibit appropriate personal behaviour towards students, staff, and other clients, including use of cell phones and other electronic devices
Application Call to make an appointment
Languages English
Fees Service - Based on service provided * modest fees * special family rates
Service Categories General Dentistry
Waiting List Yes, depends on student requirements.
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-727-4723 ext 7630
Fax 613-727-7616
Social Media Facebook LinkedIn Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Sherry Portt, Dental Administrator; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 2017
Alternate Contact Lori-Lynn Slowey, Dental Clinic Manager, Algonquin College; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 5017
Other Details
Established 1967 * Dental Clinic: 1973
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Colleges and Universities ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888260643 RR0001 (The Algonquin College Foundation); 888550845 RR0001 (The Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology) ; Fees
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities and the Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada.

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