Welcome to Te Ao Mārama

Aotearoa Māori Dental Association


Te Ao Mārama is the professional association for Māori oral health professionals - dental / oral health therapists, dental hygienists, dentists, dental specialists, oral health promoters, dental assistants and administrators, researchers, teachers and students.  

Phopa and Inez

 Te Ao Mārama is an assertion of Te Tiriti o Waitangi 

Article I (Kawanatanga)

Māori sovereignty and governance over Māori oral health

Article II  (Tino Rangatiratanga)

Reclaiming the right for our people to make their own decisions, with sovereignty over their own taonga. 

Collectively we advocate for Article III (Oritetanga)

‘Hei Oranga Niho mo te Iwi Maori’ Good oral health for Maori, for life'

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