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Weeneebayko Area Health Authority

Dental Services

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Description
  • Oversees dental services on a rotating basis for communities in the Weeneebayko region
  • Provide a full range of general dentistry services
  • Offers conscious sedation (nitrous gas) for patients who experience severe anxiety
Services provided include but are not limited to:
  • Extraction (tooth removal)
  • Fillings
  • Hygiene (cleaning)
  • Perio surgery (gum surgery)
  • Preventative tips for keeping teeth and gums healthy
  • Prostho (dentures, hockey mouthguards, night guards)
  • Root canals
Comments
Dental Clinics held at following locations:
  • Moose Factory: Weeneebayko General Hospital, ph: 705-658-4544 Ext 2207; Hours Mon-Fri 8 am- 4:30 pm
  • Moosonee: Moosonee Office Building, Main St, ph: 705-336-6478; Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
  • Attawapiskat: Attawapiskat Hospital, ph: 705-997-2149; Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
  • Fort Albany: Peetabeck Health Centre, ph: 705-278-1131; Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
  • Kashechewan: Kashechewan Nursing Station, ph: 705-275-4444; Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
  • Peawanuck: Peawanuck Nursing Station, ph: 705-473-2525; Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
NOTE: Hours shown are only for health facility, not Dental Clinic
Eligibility
First Nation members of the Weeneebayko region
Application Process
  • Services provided at a local level in each community
  • Requires booked appointment with appropriate Dental Clinic
  • Must present 10-digit Band status card to have most services covered by the Non-Insured Health Benefits program (NIHB)
Office
705-658-4544 Ext 2207 - Dental Services
Fax
705-658-2366 Dental Services; 705-658-4917 Main
Web Site
https://www.waha.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 664
c/o WAHA
Moose Factory, ON, P0L 1W0
Canada
Languages
English
Fees
May be certain fees for services such as lab fees for crowns
Documents Required
Status card required for coverage under the NIHB program
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 10, 2021
Address
19 Hospital Dr
Cochrane, Unorganized, North Part, ON, P0L 1W0
  • Health Authority offices are located in the Weeneebayko General Hospital in Moose Factory at Center Rd
  • Hospital is situated at southernmost end of Moose Factory Island at the mouth of Moose River on James Bay

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1630
Tue
0800 - 1630
Wed
0800 - 1630
Thu
0800 - 1630
Fri
0800 - 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Dental Clinics are held monthly, times/dates determined by need
Service Area(s)
  • Attawapiskat First Nation
  • Fort Albany First Nation
  • Kashechewan First Nation
  • Moose Factory
  • Moosonee
  • Weenusk First Nation