Journal of Dental & Oral Health Therapy (Australia and New Zealand)

The official journal of Australian Dental and Oral Health Therapist Association (ADOHTA) and the New Zealand Dental & Oral Health Therapists Association

This is the product of an amalgamation of the two journals which have been individually published for over 20 years.

First published in 2012, the Journal publishes research, current ideas, opinions and developments relating to the practice of dental and oral health therapy.

Two issues of the journal are produced each year. Financial members of both organisations receive a printed copy. Online copies are available

ANZJDOHTA Issue 1 2020

 Special ANZJDOHT Conference_Sept2018_06HR

Volume 8 – Issue 2 2018

Volume 7 – Issue 1 2018

Volume 2 Special Edition 2015
Volume 1-Issue 1 2015
Volume 2-Issue 2 2014
Volume 2-Issue 1 2013
Volume 2-Issue 1 2012
Volume 1-Issue 1 2012

The Journal is produced by an Editorial Board comprising members of faculty of each of the Bachelor of Oral Health programs in Australia and New Zealand and practising members of the professions with the assistance of a prestigious and diverse panel of academic and practitioner expert reviewers.

Printing and distribution is generously supported by Colgate.


The content is peer reviewed to ensure the quality of published material meets the standards required by the dental and oral health therapy professions.

Authors are encouraged to submit articles which reflect current practice, debate, research, issues and problems for dental and oral health therapy. Clinical case studies, book reviews, letters to the editor, essays of academic standard, literature and evidence reviews, and original research articles are encouraged for submission to: 

Associate Professor Julie Satur
The Melbourne Dental School
720 Swanston Street Melbourne 3010


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The ANZ Journal of Dental and Oral Health Therapy is available to non members and Libraries through subscription. A subscription fee is charged to cover postage and handling. Please contact Tania Fisher for subscription information by email to:

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The journal also includes a Noticeboard section promoting events and conferences of relevance to the dental and oral health therapy professions.