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Sudbury Dentist Returns from Moroccan Adventure with Dental Mavericks Charity

Sudbury Dentist Returns from Moroccan Adventure with Dental Mavericks Charity

A dentist from Sudbury has recently returned from Morocco, where he has been providing routine dental treatment as part of a project run by Dental Mavericks. Rouzbeh Elahi travelled to the remote Rif Mountains villages to use his skills to help children who have never seen a dentist before. Toothache is rife in the rural […]


BDA Chair Criticises New Childhood Obesity Measures

BDA Chair Criticises New Childhood Obesity Measures

It has been the subject of conversation and debate for months, but the long-awaited release of the government’s childhood obesity plan has left health experts unimpressed. Ministers have been working on a strategy to lower the rate of childhood obesity in the UK for several months, yet leading health experts have criticised the plans, labelling […]


Dentist Relishes New Challenge After Swapping Scotland for the Seaside

Dentist Relishes New Challenge After Swapping Scotland for the Seaside

A dentist is relishing a new challenge after relocating from Scotland to the seaside in Teignmouth. Michael O’Hagan has recently taken over Tawstock Dental Centre in Teignmouth after moving from Scotland. He has taken over the reigns at the Buckeridge Road practice following the retirement of Robert Smith. Mr O’Hagan said that he was looking […]


New Study Highlights Major Regional Differences in Costs

New Study Highlights Major Regional Differences in Costs

A new study has highlighted major differences in dental costs in different parts of the country. The study, which was carried out by Whatclinic.com, revealed significant differences in dental fees across the country, with patients in some areas paying double for the same treatment. Researchers analysed fees from around 12,000 dentists and found that prices […]


Gillingham Dental Practice Receives Gold Star Accreditation for Cosmetic Facial Treatment

Gillingham Dental Practice Receives Gold Star Accreditation for Cosmetic Facial Treatment

A dental surgery in Gillingham has been awarded gold star status for facial aesthetic treatment. Lanark Villas has been granted Save Face accreditation for non-invasive facial treatments such as Botox and dermal fillers. The practice, which is part of the mydentist chain, offers an extensive range of dental treatments, including the latest cosmetic innovations, in […]


Denplan Encourages the Nation to Smile in New TV Campaign

Denplan Encourages the Nation to Smile in New TV Campaign

Denplan, one of the UK’s leading dental insurance providers, is encouraging the nation to take pride in their smile with a brand new TV advertising campaign. The ‘Do It For Your Selfie’ campaign is designed to encourage people to take good care of their teeth and gums in order to achieve an attractive and healthy […]


Dentist Arrested for Suspected Arson Attacks on Rival Dental Clinics

Dentist Arrested for Suspected Arson Attacks on Rival Dental Clinics

A dentist from Ventura County has been arrested on suspicion of trying to burn down competitive dental practices. 63-year-old Leopold Weinstein from Moorpark was arrested on Friday on 3 incidents of arson, 3 incidents of attempted arson and ownership of a silencer. The investigation started in June last year, when flammable substances were found on the roof of a dental office in […]


Mount Airy Clinic to Offer Free Treatment as Part of Dentistry from the Heart Campaign

Mount Airy Clinic to Offer Free Treatment as Part of Dentistry from the Heart Campaign

A dental office in Mount Airy is giving local people something to smile about in the new year with a free clinic scheduled for Saturday 10th January. Free dental treatment will be provided on a first come, first served basis at the office of Dr John L Gravitte between 8am and 5pm on Saturday. The […]


Local MP Calls for Camelford Dental Practice to Re-Open

Local MP Calls for Camelford Dental Practice to Re-Open

MP for North Cornwall, Dan Rogerson, has urged the NHS to re-open a dental practice in Camelford. Mr Rogerson believes that people have struggled to access NHS dental care since Highfield Dental Practice closed in 2012. At the time, Mr Rogerson teamed up with residents and local councillors to try and save the practice, but […]


Tributes Flood in for Pioneering Darlington Dentist

Tributes Flood in for Pioneering Darlington Dentist

Colleagues, patients, family members and friends have paid tribute to Philip Waterfall, a dentist who touched hundreds of people’s lives in Darlington. Mr Waterfall transformed dental services in Darlington in the 1960’s while working as school dental officer, a post he held during three decades. In 1967, Mr Waterfall converted a caravan into a mobile […]