Dentist Report 2014
Dental Charges in Jersey
In 2012 the Consumer Council highlighted that Islanders are avoiding visiting a dentist based on cost.
Our 2012 Primary Health survey indicated that 27% of respondents felt Dental charges were so expensive it’s stopped them from visiting a dentist.
Which, February 2015 revealed that people who delay and cancel dental treatments because of cost can result in losing teeth, undiagnosed oral cancer and have serious health implications.
The importance of Dental care cannot be underestimated. Extract from Primary Health Care Jersey Consumer Council Report ‘Target’ Proposals and Other Key Issues for Debate 2012: