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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 […]


Leading Cosmetic Dentist Issues Warning Over Illegal Tooth Whitening

Leading Cosmetic Dentist Issues Warning Over Illegal Tooth Whitening

One of the UK’s leading cosmetic dentists has issued a warning to the public over illegal tooth whitening treatment. Dr Ken Harris, from Riveredge Cosmetic Dentistry, which has branches in Sunderland and Newcastle, believes that people are risking their oral health by taking a gamble with illegal tooth whitening treatments and DIY remedies. Dr Harris […]


Deepcar MP Fights to Save Local Dental Clinic

Deepcar MP Fights to Save Local Dental Clinic

Angela Smith, MP for Stocksbridge and Penistone, is fighting to keep a Deepcar dental clinic in business after patients received letters warning that the practice, which provides care for 1,500 patients, will only be continuing treatment for patients who are already undergoing treatment. The letter advised patients to look for a new dental provider. Ms […]


Oxford Teenager Develops App to Encourage Children to Brush Their Teeth Properly

Oxford Teenager Develops App to Encourage Children to Brush Their Teeth Properly

A teenager from Summertown, Oxford, has developed an innovative app to enable parents to tell whether their children are brushing their teeth properly. Joana Baptista, 13, developed Brush! after wondering whether her parents would know if she didn’t bother to clean her teeth properly while brushing one night. From here, she set about building on […]


Worcestershire Community Dental Team Carries Out More Than 130 Mouth Cancer Checks in November

Worcestershire Community Dental Team Carries Out More Than 130 Mouth Cancer Checks in November

The community dental service from Worcestershire Health and Care Trust completed 136 mouth cancer checks in November. The team visited community hospitals all over the county during the month as part of Mouth Cancer Awareness Month. Members of the team travelled to local hospitals to offer mouth cancer screening and provide patients with information about […]