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Description & Services
Public 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
Description (Service)
  • 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
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm 
Dental Clinics are held monthly, times/dates determined by need
Areas Served Attawapiskat First Nation ; Fort Albany First Nation ; Kashechewan First Nation ; Moose Factory ; Moosonee ; Weenusk First Nation - Peawanuck
Eligibility First Nation members of the Weeneebayko region
  • 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)
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees Service - May be certain fees such as lab fees for crowns ; None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Office 705-658-4544 Ext 2207
Fax Dental Services 705-658-2366 
Main 705-658-4917
Site Location Hospital is located at southernmost end of Moose Factory Island at the mouth of Moose River on James Bay
Located In Community Moose Factory
Address 19 Hospital Dr
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
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Intersection Hospital Dr and Center Rd
Mailing Address c/o Dental Services 
PO Box 664 
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1950
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North East Local Health Integration Network (North East LHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)