Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Woodford Green dental practice raises more than £2,000 for stroke charity

Woodford Green dental practice raises more than £2,000 for stroke charity

A dental practice in Woodford Green has raised more than £2,000 for a stroke charity. The team at Woodford House Dental Practice has organised a series of fundraising events, including a raffle, and most recently, a coffee morning, to support The Stroke Association. Practice manager, Moona Malik, said that she was completely overwhelmed by the […]


Bradford dental firm hosts tea party to raise funds for Marie Curie

Bradford dental firm hosts tea party to raise funds for Marie Curie

A dental firm from Bradford has hosted a tea party to raise funds for Marie Curie. Prestige Dental invited guests to attend a Great Big Bloomin’ Tea Party event on Saturday 7th July. The event was the latest in a series of tea party fundraisers, which have helped the company to donate almost £10,000 to […]


Homeless charity calls for urgent action, as study shows that 1 in 6 resort to DIY dental treatment

Homeless charity calls for urgent action, as study shows that 1 in 6 resort to DIY dental treatment

A homeless charity has appealed for urgent action to be taken, after a new study revealed that 1 in 6 homeless people attempt to extract their own teeth. The report compiled by Groundswell revealed that 70 percent of people have lost teeth since living on the streets and 17 percent have lost teeth as a […]


Petersfield dental team to host bake sale for dementia and cancer charities

Petersfield dental team to host bake sale for dementia and cancer charities

A dental team from Petersfield is preparing to don pinnies and whisk up a storm to raise money for charity. The staff at Sixty-Six Dental Surgery is hosting a bake sale on Tuesday 19th June to raise funds for Marie Curie and the Alzheimer’s Society. Dentists usually discourage patients from eating sweet treats, but for […]


Dental consultants gear up for gruelling cycle ride for charity

Dental consultants gear up for gruelling cycle ride for charity

A group of five dental consultants is gearing up for a gruelling charity bike ride to raise money for good causes. Les Jones, Sheila Scott, Ashley Latter, Simon Tucker and Chris Barrow will join together to form a group known as ‘Five go Forth’ to take on the 960-mile ride from Land’s End to John […]


Simplyhealth funds new mobile dental unit for homeless patients in Winchester

Simplyhealth funds new mobile dental unit for homeless patients in Winchester

Simplyhealth has funded a new mobile dental unit, which will provide dental care for homeless people in Winchester. The firm, which has offices in Winchester and Andover, is working with the charity, Dentaid, to provide mobile services for those who aren’t registered with a dentist. The use of the bus, which is operated by Dentaid, […]


North West dentist prepares for charity triathlon challenge

North West dentist prepares for charity triathlon challenge

An ambitious dentist from the North West is training hard in preparation for a charity triathlon challenge. Dr Zuber Bagasi will compete in an ironman triathlon in July in a bid to raise funds for a number of local hospices and the dental charity, Bridge 2 Aid. To complete the gruelling challenge, Dr Bagasi will […]


Perth dentists put in a superhuman effort to raise money for local boy

Perth dentists put in a superhuman effort to raise money for local boy

A Perth dental team put in a superhuman effort to raise money for a local boy recently. Daragh Beattie, whose father, Stephen, is a dentist at Infinityblu Dental Care, was diagnosed with a rare genetic condition when he was born and has spent weeks in hospital during his short life. The 18-month-old suffers from delayed […]


Lisburn dentists dance for cash

Lisburn dentists dance for cash

A dental duo from Lisburn hit the dancefloor to raise money for charity recently. Dental nurse, Stephanie Davidson and practice manager Gordon Hughes, from Lisburn Bupa Dental Centre, undertook intensive training to participate in the ‘Bupa does Strictly’ event. The dance extravaganza was held to raise cash for Bupa Dental Care’s chosen charity, Make-A-Wish. The […]


Hingham dental nurse hopes to participate in Dentaid volunteer project in Uganda

Hingham dental nurse hopes to participate in Dentaid volunteer project in Uganda

A dental nurse from Hingham is hoping to take part in a volunteer project in Uganda. Sarah Drew is preparing to join a team of dental professionals to provide dental care to communities in one of Africa’s poorest countries. Sarah is hoping to be part of a project, which will take place in February 2019. […]