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Black Panther star offers to replace fan’s retainer after she broke it while watching the film

Black Panther star offers to replace fan’s retainer after she broke it while watching the film

The star of the biggest film of the year, Black Panther, has offered to replace a fan’s retainer after she inadvertently broke the device while watching the movie. Michael B Jordan has offered to pay for a replacement retainer for 17-year old, Sophia Robb. While watching the film, Sophia clenched her teeth during a tense […]


Dental survey findings leave Australian doctors in shock

Dental survey findings leave Australian doctors in shock

The findings of a dental survey have left doctors in Australia in shock. A poll conducted by the Royal Children’s Hospital revealed that a third of children have a filling by the time they start school and only two-thirds of children brush their teeth twice a day. Dr Anthea Rhodes, lead researcher, said that decay […]


Plans to convert a Colston residential property into a dental surgery are rejected

Plans to convert a Colston residential property into a dental surgery are rejected

Planning officers have rejected a change of use application to convert a residential property in Colston into a new dental surgery. The proposal, which was submitted by Tiwari Watson Dental Care, has been turned down over concerns about a lack of parking in the area. The application included plans to create a practice with four […]


Almost half of Lewisham children didn’t see a dentist last year, NHS figures confirm

Almost half of Lewisham children didn’t see a dentist last year, NHS figures confirm

Almost 50 percent of children in Lewisham didn’t see a dentist last year, according to new figures from NHS Digital. Health experts recommend 6-monthly check-ups for children, but the latest statistics from the NHS revealed that only 54 percent of children in Lewisham saw a dentist last year. Figure show that 31,425 children didn’t go […]


New private dental clinic opens in Liverpool’s Matchworks development

New private dental clinic opens in Liverpool’s Matchworks development

A new private dental clinic has opened in the Matchworks development in Liverpool. Dental Excellence UK, which already boasts an extensive list of celebrity clients, including members of the Liverpool football team, has opened a state of the art surgery on the Garston complex, which is located in the south of the city. The modern […]


Health watchdog reveals some patients are waiting up to 2 years to see a dentist in York

Health watchdog reveals some patients are waiting up to 2 years to see a dentist in York

A health watchdog has revealed that some people in York are waiting up to two years to get a dental appointment. Healthwatch York claims that some people are faced with a choice between waiting to see a dentist and travelling outside of the city. A new survey conducted by the local body found that some […]


New General Dental Council survey reveals high patient satisfaction rates

New General Dental Council survey reveals high patient satisfaction rates

A new survey conducted by the General Dental Council has revealed that the vast majority of patients are very happy with the service provided by their dentist. The results of the GDC Patient and Public Survey show that 97 percent of people who visit their dentist once a year are ‘satisfied’ with the service they […]


NHS dental chief insists waiting times are falling in Brae amid criticism from patients

NHS dental chief insists waiting times are falling in Brae amid criticism from patients

An NHS dental chief has stated that waiting times for dental care in Brae are falling amid criticism from patients. Brian Chittick, dental director, said that the number of patients on the waiting list has fallen by 20 in the last two weeks and insisted that the dental teams on Brae are working hard to […]


Thieves who stole a defibrillator and caused thousands of pounds’ worth of damage to an Accrington dental practice are jailed

Thieves who stole a defibrillator and caused thousands of pounds’ worth of damage to an Accrington dental practice are jailed

Thieves who stole a defibrillator and caused more than £10,000 worth of damage to a dental practice in Accrington, have been jailed. The two men were caught breaking into the practice on Argyle Street by a passing police officer in December 2017. Nathan James Walker and Wayne Nix, his father-in-law, were found guilty in court […]


New survey shows parents are avoiding taking children with toothache to the dentist

New survey shows parents are avoiding taking children with toothache to the dentist

A new survey has revealed that an alarming number of parents are avoiding taking their child to the dentist when they have dental pain. Research conducted by a team at Queen Mary University London estimates that avoiding dental appointments is costing the NHS £2.3 million per year. According to researchers, parents are failing to take […]