Archive for the ‘Dental firm sponsor’ Category

Commonwealth Games Scotland confirms new sponsorship deal with Glasgow dental firm

Commonwealth Games Scotland confirms new sponsorship deal with Glasgow dental firm

Representatives from Commonwealth Games Scotland have confirmed a new sponsorship deal with The Park Practice, Glasgow. This marks the first time Team Scotland has been sponsored by a dental firm. Mike Blackie, principal dentist at The Park Practice, celebrated the new partnership at the Commonwealth Youth Games Team Camp, where he spoke to Scottish youngsters […]


Gloucestershire Dental Firm Celebrates 40 Years In Business

Gloucestershire Dental Firm Celebrates 40 Years In Business

Members of staff from a Gloucestershire dental firm are celebrating a landmark occasion. Prima Dental has now been trading in the county for 40 years and business is better than ever. The firm, which is based in Quedgeley, now employs 130 people and there are plans for further recruitment in the near future. Since the […]


Two Hundred Jobs To Be Created At A New Dental Laboratory In Yorkshire

Two Hundred Jobs To Be Created At A New Dental Laboratory In Yorkshire

The managing director of Genix Healthcare has announced the opening of a brand new dental laboratory in Leeds, creating 200 new jobs. In recent years, the trend has been for laboratory work to be sent overseas and the news is great for the UK industry. Mustafa Mohammed confirmed that he will be investing £1 million […]


New Survey Reveals Many Support Water Fluoridation

New Survey Reveals Many Support Water Fluoridation

A new survey carried out by the British Dental Health Foundation has revealed that the majority of people in the UK support water fluoridation. The survey showed that almost 4 out of 5 people support water fluoridation with dental experts claiming that adding it can have a dramatic effect on standards of oral health. Dr […]


Local MP Joins Dental Team At Opening Of New Practice

Local MP Joins Dental Team At Opening Of New Practice

Local MP for Stortford, Mark Prisk, joined the team at Hockerill Dentist Practice for the official re-opening of the surgery, following refurbishment. Mr Prisk attended the official re-opening ceremony in Hockerill and was delighted to learn about the improvements to the town’s dental practice. Since the practice closed for refurbishment, a number of changes and […]


Corwen Mobile Dental Unit Could Be Axed

Corwen Mobile Dental Unit Could Be Axed

Residents of Corwen are up in arms after it was revealed that a mobile dental unit, which serves the local area, may be axed. Plans to axe the mobile dental unit and create a dental suite were discussed at a meeting of the Llangollen Workstream Committee, which was called to talk about plans for a […]


Dental Services To Relocate In Haverfordwest

Dental Services To Relocate In Haverfordwest

Community dental services are to relocate in Haverfordwest as the town’s health centre undergoes essential maintenance work. Hywel Dda Health Board has announced that the Haverfordwest Health Centre will close from Wednesday 7th August until Wednesday 5th September. The health centre will temporarily close for scheduled renovation. As a result of the closure a number […]


Children’s Pictures To Grace Cover Of The British Dental Journal

Children’s Pictures To Grace Cover Of The British Dental Journal

Pictures submitted by children in Wales have been chosen for the cover of the  British Dental Journal for the next six months. More than 2,000 children sent in drawings or paintings as part of the Designed to Smile initiative, which aims to improve standards of oral health among children in Wales. Of the 2,000 applications, […]


Snaith Dental Practice Welcomes New Associate Dentist

Snaith Dental Practice Welcomes New Associate Dentist

Youngs Dental Practice in Snaith has welcomed a new associate dentist to the team. James Pegg is a highly experienced dentist with over 20 years of practice under his belt, in addition to postgraduate qualifications and expertise in Cosmetic Dentistry and Orthodontics. Kirk Young, principal dentist, said that the practice was extremely lucky to have […]


Discussions Underway For New Dental Course At Plymouth University

Discussions Underway For New Dental Course At Plymouth University

Discussions are underway for a new course in dental hygiene and therapy at Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry. Plans for the new dental course were discussed during a visit to the university by Dr Barry Cockcroft, chief dental officer for England. Dr Cockcroft visited the university to see how far the university […]