Kamini Shah, consultant in dental public health
, who is heading the survey, said: "This is a chance for Teesside residents to tell us about local dental services and let us know if we need to make any changes to improve current services in your area.
I have written evidence from one consultant in dental public health
who openly states: 'I have no idea how or where these chemicals are manufactured.' Such is the expertise of one who will make such a decision.
Director of dental public health
for Coventry Stuart Boulton said: "This has got to be good news for patients.
Margaret Gray, dental public health
consultant for Walsall, Wolverhampton and Dudley, said the findings reflected what had happened in the Black Country since they started fluoridating their water.
Ian McIntyre, consultant in dental public health
, asked: "A happy smile says a lot.
Sandwell's consultant in dental public health
, Ms Karen Elley, said: 'This is excellent news for local children and their parents.'