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New Simplyhealth survey reveals the most bizarre questions posed by dental patients

New Simplyhealth survey reveals the most bizarre questions posed by dental patients

A new survey conducted by Simplyhealth has revealed the most bizarre questions received by dentists in the UK. As part of a national poll, the firm, which supplies Denplan dental cover, asked dentists about common questions they have been asked by clients. Most patients have queries about oral hygiene and want to know about the […]


Mydentist reveals pay increase for dental nurses

Mydentist reveals pay increase for dental nurses

Mydentist, one of the UK’s leading dental chains, has revealed a pay increase for its dental nurses. The firm, which employs 4,000 dental nurses around the country, will guarantee a minimum hourly wage of £8.70 from the 1st April. The dental company has also shared plans to invest in career progression programmes for nurses as […]


Emergency dental services will be unavailable at Dundee Dental Hospital on Wednesday 21st March

Emergency dental services will be unavailable at Dundee Dental Hospital on Wednesday 21st March

Emergency dental services will be unavailable at Dundee Dental Hospital on Wednesday 21st March due to training. The hospital will close on Wednesday morning for training, but appointments will be made available at alternative premises. Anyone who requires urgent dental treatment, and isn’t registered with one of the family dentists in the area, is encouraged […]


Gosport dental surgery celebrates 30th anniversary

Gosport dental surgery celebrates 30th anniversary

Staff at a Gosport dental surgery had plenty to smile about this week about after celebrating the practice’s 30th anniversary. Current and past members of staff came together to celebrate the landmark occasion at Fareham Road Surgery. The clinic has been based in its current location, 333 Fareham Road, for three decades. The practice has […]


Police confirm arrest following Droitwich dental robbery

Police confirm arrest following Droitwich dental robbery

Police have confirmed that a man has been arrested following a break-in at a dental practice in Droitwich. Officers were called to the practice in Friar Street on Friday 15th September at around 1.45 in the afternoon. A man had entered the surgery at the rear of the building and taken cash from the till. […]


Dental phobic bride-to-be plucks up the courage to see a dentist in time for her big day

Dental phobic bride-to-be plucks up the courage to see a dentist in time for her big day

A woman who was so scared of going to the dentist that she tried to repair her own teeth using superglue has plucked up the courage to have dental treatment in order to have a perfect smile for her wedding day. Mavis Nelson-Chapman has been terrified of going to the dentist since she was a […]


Health officials in Liverpool publish list of most sugary breakfast cereals

Health officials in Liverpool publish list of most sugary breakfast cereals

Health officials in Liverpool have published a list of the most sugary breakfast cereals in a bid to encourage parents and children to make healthier food choices. Representatives from Public Health Liverpool have put together a list based on research into the sugar content of popular cereals. Bestsellers, Kellogg’s Frosties and Coco Pops, were among […]


State of the art dental sciences centre to open at Barnet and Southgate College

State of the art dental sciences centre to open at Barnet and Southgate College

A new, state of the art dental sciences centre is opening at facilities in Barnet and Southgate College, it has been confirmed. The Dental Technology Centre is planned to open as part of ongoing renovation plans at the institution. The state of the art facility is due to open in September and will boast three laboratories, […]


Has a replacement surgery been lined up for mydentist’s Tewkesbury practice?

Has a replacement surgery been lined up for mydentist’s Tewkesbury practice?

Mydentist’s Tewkesbury practice is due to close today (Friday 31st March), but local residents are hopeful that a replacement has been found. The clinic, which is located in the Bishop’s Walk shopping centre, will close after mydentist executives stated that it wasn’t profitable to keep it open. The move will leave around 7,000 patients without […]


Swadlincote dentist appeals for more support for families, as extraction rates soar among youngsters

Swadlincote dentist appeals for more support for families, as extraction rates soar among youngsters

A Swadlincote dentist has appealed for more support for families after figures revealed a sharp increase in the number of dental extractions carried out on children aged 4 and under. John Hume-Spry, from The Delph Dental Practice, said that he wasn’t surprised by the latest figures released by the Faculty of Dentistry at the Royal […]