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Weeneebayko Area Health Authority
Dental Services

  • 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
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
Hours of Operation
Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pmDental Clinics are held monthly, times/dates determined by need
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)
Service - May be certain fees such as lab fees for crowns ; None
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Legal Status
(20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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