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Is toothache making your life a misery?

Is toothache making your life a misery?

Many of us are guilty of trying to ignore pain, and battle on. We secretly hope that the pain will subside and magically, we’ll make a full recovery without any need for treatment. With toothache, there’s a good chance that your pain is masking something more sinister, and dentists are eager for patients to react […]


Southend dental duo returns from Syrian refugee camps

Southend dental duo returns from Syrian refugee camps

A dental duo from Southend has returned from an emotional trip to help Syrian refugees living in camps in Greece. Dentist Salma Daou, as well as dental nurse Lorraine Wellmen, visited northern Greece as part of a project run by Healthpoint Foundation. The duo, from Parmar Dental in Southchurch Road, wanted to help out after […]


Queensland dentist issues warning over dental care ‘time bomb’

Queensland dentist issues warning over dental care ‘time bomb’

A dentist from Queensland has issued a warning over an impending time bomb, which is due to hit as a result of poor standards of oral healthcare for older people. Greg Moore, from Rockhampton, claims that elderly people are being let down, as a result of poor provision of dental care in care homes and […]


Dental team featured in BBC documentary all smiles thanks to awards success

Dental team featured in BBC documentary all smiles thanks to awards success

A dental team, which featured in a BBC documentary is all smiles thanks to success at a recent awards ceremony. The team from Kissdental, which appeared on ‘The Truth About Your Teeth’ walked away with four awards at the Dentistry Awards, including the much-coveted title of Best Dental Team. Kiss Dental has clinics in Manchester, […]


British Dental Association accuses NI Assembly of “backtracking” on new contract

British Dental Association accuses NI Assembly of “backtracking” on new contract

Representatives from the British Dental Association have accused the Northern Ireland Assembly of “backtracking” on changes to the contract for community dentists. The BDA believes that the NI Assembly has changed its stance on reviewing contracts for community dentists, despite agreeing to develop a new contract following a ballot in March 2016. At the time, […]


Plans approved to open new dental surgery in Cardiff shopping centre

Plans approved to open new dental surgery in Cardiff shopping centre

Plan to open a new dental surgery in a Cardiff shopping centre have been approved, it has been confirmed. Planners from Cardiff City Council have given proposals to turn a vacant unit in Queens Arcade into a dental surgery the green light. The new practice will occupy the space formerly used by independent store, Moti, […]


American dentists gear up for free kids’ dental events in February

American dentists gear up for free kids’ dental events in February

Dentists across the US are gearing up to take part in a national event to provide free dental care for children. Dentists all over the country are offering free dental treatment for kids around the 3rd of February as part of the Give Kids A Smile campaign. One organisation that is promoting the campaign is […]


Cockermouth dental practice to sponsor a nursery class in The Gambia

Cockermouth dental practice to sponsor a nursery class in The Gambia

The owner of a dental practice in Cockermouth, Cumbria, has agreed to sponsor a nursery classroom in The Gambia. Paul Rowlands, from Derwent Dental Care, decided to pledge financial support to the venture after meeting the founders of the Siiboo charity, Sharon and Colin Fox. The Egremont couple established the charity two years ago after […]


Cambridge University Sells Student Dental Practice

Cambridge University Sells Student Dental Practice

Cambridge University has sold its student dental practice, it has been confirmed. The clinic, which was dedicated to providing NHS care for students attending the university, was sold on the 22nd December amid concerns about funding and changes to the existing NHS contract. A spokesperson for the University said that few students actually used the […]


Swindon dental team returns from charity mission in Kenya

Swindon dental team returns from charity mission in Kenya

A dental team from Swindon has recently returned from a charity mission in Kenya. Dentists, Peter and Alison Redford, practice manager, Kelly Wills and dental nurse, Claire Morrison, from One Wood Street Advanced Dental Care, visited Kenya to provide much-needed dental care to people living in remote villages in the Rift Valley and the Masai […]