Just as primary care is considered a child’s “Medical Home”, the delivery of oral health care (the “Dental Home”) is important for child health. There are differences in the provision of, and access to, dental care services for children and youth across Canada. This section presents data on the structure, financing and access to dental care among Canadian children and youth.
Section 4.1 Dental Care
4.1.5Proportion of 12 to 19 Year Olds Who Consulted a Dental Professional*, by Prov/Terr, 2009-2010