Archive for the ‘Dentures’ Category

Essex Dentist Fits New Smile for Pensioner After Dentures Go Missing In Hospital

Essex Dentist Fits New Smile for Pensioner After Dentures Go Missing In Hospital

A dentist in Clacton has fitted a new set of dentures for an elderly woman after her dentures disappeared during an operation undertaken in Colchester General Hospital. The lady’s set of teeth went missing during a hip surgery, and because she was unable to leave hospital whilst she headed, she spent seven months unable to […]


Exmouth Dental Technician on Hand to Help With Troublesome Dentures

Exmouth Dental Technician on Hand to Help With Troublesome Dentures

A dental technician is calling for anyone who has troublesome or painful dentures to get in touch. Rob Gosling, clinical dental technician at Select Dental, said that there has been a significant increase in demand for advice and information about dentures in the last couple of years. Almost 4 million people in the UK wear […]


Most Expensive Smile Is Made By Dubai Dentist

Most Expensive Smile Is Made By Dubai Dentist

A diamond encrusted gold denture, made in Dubai, is said to provide the world’s most expensive smile. Dubai Liberty Dental Clinic’s director, Dr Majd Naji is the creator. He has said that some of the profits from its sale would provide money toward a children’s charity. It has been valued at Dh562,000 or around £90,000 […]


Pictures Of Mystery Russian Aristocrat’s Faberge Dentures Revealed

Pictures Of Mystery Russian Aristocrat’s Faberge Dentures Revealed

Pictures of a set of bespoke gold and platinum dentures belonging to a mystery Russian aristocrat, have been unveiled. The dentures were designed by Faberge and were discovered by archaeologists who were digging near a church in St Petersburg. The identity of the aristocrat is unknown and she is currently known only as Lady X. […]


Thurso MP Praises “Fantastic” New Dental Clinic

Thurso MP Praises “Fantastic” New Dental Clinic

Thurso MP, John Thurso has praised the “fantastic” new dental clinic at Dunbar Hospital. The clinic, which was officially opened by the MP last Friday, was described as a “fantastic facility” for local people and Mr Thurso added that it was “very much needed.” The clinic was made possible by the innovative thinking of John […]


Which? Reveals Dental Insurance Could Actually Cost Patients More

Which? Reveals Dental Insurance Could Actually Cost Patients More

Research conducted by consumer group, Which? has revealed that dental insurance could actually end up costing patients more. A survey by Which? Money found that patients could save money simply by attending regular check-ups with their dentist, rather than forking out for dental insurance policies. Researchers examined 20 different policies and found that people with […]


Biolase Share Price Rockets

Biolase Share Price Rockets

The value of Biolase shares has rocketed after a new laser device, known as Epic 10, was given the green light for use in Europe and the United States. The laser device will be used in soft tissue dental procedures, as well as other operations. The Epic 10 laser was approved for use in the […]


Crissy Rock Shows Off New Smile After Years of Dental Misery

Crissy Rock Shows Off New Smile After Years of Dental Misery

Comedian and actress, Crissy Rock has been busy showing off the results of dental implant treatment after suffering years of dental misery following treatment for cancer. The actress, who is best-known for ITV show, Benidorm and has also appeared on I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, was left without a lot of teeth […]


Truro Dental Practice Introduces Home Visits

Truro Dental Practice Introduces Home Visits

A dental practice in Truro has introduced home visits to improve access to dental care for elderly people and those with special dental needs. Oak House Dental Practice in St George’s Road has decided to start a home visiting service after noticing a shortage of similar services in the area. The service is designed to […]


Peninsula Dental School Dean Named ‘Most Influential Women in Dentistry’

Peninsula Dental School Dean Named ‘Most Influential Women in Dentistry’

The Dean of Peninsula Dental School, Professor Elizabeth Kay, has been received the title of most influential woman in dentistry. Professor Kay came fourth overall in the Dentistry Top 50 League Table, which lists the most influential people in the dental profession. Previously, the highest position held by a woman was 15th. Professor Elizabeth Kay […]