Archive for the ‘cosmetic dentistry’ Category

Eastern Iowa Veteran All Smiles After Amazing $4,000 Makeover

Eastern Iowa Veteran All Smiles After Amazing $4,000 Makeover

A veteran from North Liberty in Eastern Iowa has plenty to smile about after undergoing extensive dental treatment on Tuesday 25th August. Sixty-nine year old David Meagan received $4,000 worth of free dental treatment as part of an initiative to help veterans, run by Aspen Dental Care. Mr Meagan was treated by the Aspen Dental […]


Edinburgh Cosmetic Dentists Help Ex-Squaddie Smile on His Wedding Day

Edinburgh Cosmetic Dentists Help Ex-Squaddie Smile on His Wedding Day

Cosmetic dentists in Edinburgh have come to the rescue after learning that an ex-squaddie was too embarrassed to smile on his wedding day. Neil Raeburn, who suffers from fibromyalgia, was so ashamed of the state of his teeth that he was dreading posing for the camera on his big day, which is due to take […]


BBC Documentary to Air Story of 48 Year Old Who Superglued Her Own Teeth

BBC Documentary to Air Story of 48 Year Old Who Superglued Her Own Teeth

A new BBC documentary set to air later this week will share stories in order to paint a picture of dental health in the UK. One of the stories featured is that of 48-year old Angie Barlow, a mother who was so scared to go to the dentist that she spent years super-gluing her own […]


Cosmetic Dentistry Boom is Good News for Dentists

Cosmetic Dentistry Boom is Good News for Dentists

Growing interest in cosmetic dentistry is increasing revenue for UK dentists, according to financial experts. In the last 12 months, the leading 100 dental firms took almost a billion pounds before operating costs were factored in and their income has increased by almost a quarter in the last four years. The positive news has been […]


Channel Island Health Authorities Issue Warning Over Illegal Whitening

Channel Island Health Authorities Issue Warning Over Illegal Whitening

Health authorities in the Channel Islands are warning the public against visiting non-dentists for tooth whitening treatment. Representatives from the Health and Social Services Department have recently written to business and individuals offering whitening services to make them aware of the legal position in the Channel Islands. Whitening is considered a dental treatment and therefore […]


20 Year Old Who Lost Teeth in Cycling Accident All Smiles Thanks to Dentist’s Generosity

20 Year Old Who Lost Teeth in Cycling Accident All Smiles Thanks to Dentist’s Generosity

A 20 year old woman who lost six of her front teeth in a cycling accident is smiling again thanks to the generosity of a local dentist. When Alex Kerr biked home last year she was hit by a car, she had extensive injuries; a broken pelvis, dislocated knee joints and a fractured jaw and […]


Irish Dental Practice Aims To Put A Stop To Booming Dental Tourism Market Outside Of The Republic

Irish Dental Practice Aims To Put A Stop To Booming Dental Tourism Market Outside Of The Republic

An Irish dental practice is following the business model of Ryanair and slashing prices to attract new clients and prevent patients from the Republic of Ireland travelling overseas for treatment.   MyDental, which is based in Ballsbridge, near Dublin, has drastically reduced prices in order to lure new patients. The practice promises to match lower […]


Penkridge Dental Practice Reports Increase in Aesthetic Treatments

Penkridge Dental Practice Reports Increase in Aesthetic Treatments

Members of an award-winning dental team have reported an increase in the popularity of treatments designed to improve the aesthetic of the smile, particularly among businessmen and women. Practice manager of the Priors Dental Practice, Lindsey Edwards, said that there has been a significant increase in the number of patients seeking dental treatment to improve […]


Beautician Threatened With Fine For Offering Whitening Treatment

Beautician Threatened With Fine For Offering Whitening Treatment

A beautician who was looking to expand her treatment range has been threatened with a fine from the General Dental Council. Caroline Sumpter paid for a license and equipment to provide Megawhite Express Teeth Whitening, which totalled £1500 overall, but has since received a letter from the GDC, the body, which governs dentists and dental […]


Looking For Cheap Veneers? Head To Wolverhampton

Looking For Cheap Veneers? Head To Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton has topped the list of the cheapest places for veneer treatment in the UK. Recent research carried out by whatclinic.com revealed that Oxford was the most expensive city to undergo veneer treatment, while the average fee for a dental check-up was highest in Stratford-upon-Avon. The survey revealed huge differences between different areas of the […]