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Newcastle Based Beautician fined over £1000 for Illegal Dentistry

Newcastle Based Beautician fined over £1000 for Illegal Dentistry

A Newcastle based beautician pleaded guilty to offering tooth whitening illegally, which led to her being fined over £1,100. Leanne Cranston, operating via her business Vanity Salon at her home, was ordered to pay the fine as well as the General Dental Council’s legal costs after being caught by GDC investigators working undercover saying she […]


West Midlands Police release CCTV footage after Sheldon dentist is stabbed with scissors and thieves steal Rolex watch

West Midlands Police release CCTV footage after Sheldon dentist is stabbed with scissors and thieves steal Rolex watch

West Midlands Police have released CCTV footage following a robbery at a dental practice in Sheldon in June. Police officers have released footage in a bid to encourage anyone who has any information about the incident to get in touch. Masked thieves stormed into the surgery, which is located on Sheaf Lane, on June 28th. […]


Builth Wells practice to close due to dentist shortage

Builth Wells practice to close due to dentist shortage

A dental practice in Builth Wells will close at the end of this month due to a shortage of dentists, it has been revealed. The town’s mydentist practice, which is located at Glan Irfon Health and Social Care Centre in Love Lane, is the latest in a series of mydentist clinics to close amid widespread […]


Patients in Victoria waiting years for dental treatment

Patients in Victoria waiting years for dental treatment

Patients in the state of Victoria in Australia are waiting up to four years for treatment, new data has revealed. Recently, the Victoria branch of the Australian Dental Association released data obtained under the Freedom of Information Act. The information confirmed that some patients had waited up to 48 months for general dental treatment. Chief […]


Woodford Green dental practice raises more than £2,000 for stroke charity

Woodford Green dental practice raises more than £2,000 for stroke charity

A dental practice in Woodford Green has raised more than £2,000 for a stroke charity. The team at Woodford House Dental Practice has organised a series of fundraising events, including a raffle, and most recently, a coffee morning, to support The Stroke Association. Practice manager, Moona Malik, said that she was completely overwhelmed by the […]


Derby City Council approves plans to replace convenience store with new dental practice

Derby City Council approves plans to replace convenience store with new dental practice

Derby City Council has given plans to replace a convenience store with a brand new dental practice the green light. Planning officers at the council have approved plans to knock down Bains convenience store in Littleover and replace it with a dental surgery. The shop, which is located on the corner of Rykneld Road and […]


Dental experts issue health warning over new tongue splitting trend

Dental experts issue health warning over new tongue splitting trend

Dental experts have issued a warning over the safety of a new trend known as tongue splitting. Tattoos and piercings have soared in popularity in recent years, but a new body modification trend is emerging. Tongue splitting involves altering the shape of the tongue to create a reptilian aesthetic. In light of the rise in […]


Devon dentists treat youngest ever patient, as 12-day old baby has wobbly tooth removed

Devon dentists treat youngest ever patient, as 12-day old baby has wobbly tooth removed

A mother from Devon has been telling of her shock and surprise after taking her 12-day old baby to see the dentist to have a tooth removed. Dentists at the Seven Trees Dental Access Centre said that baby Isla-Rose Heasman was their youngest ever patient. Isla-Rose was born with a tooth, which needed extracting because […]


New poll reveals most of us are too embarrassed to tell our friends they have bad breath

New poll reveals most of us are too embarrassed to tell our friends they have bad breath

A new poll has revealed that most of us are too embarrassed to tell our friends if they have bad breath. A survey conducted by Dentyl BB Mints suggested that up to 40 percent of young people had judged their friends’ poor oral hygiene before, yet two-thirds would be too embarrassed to talk to them […]


Plans to create new flats above Trowbridge dental practice submitted

Plans to create new flats above Trowbridge dental practice submitted

Do you fancy having a dentist on the doorstep? If so, you may like the sound of plans to create a collection of new flats above a practice in Trowbridge. RN Real Estates Ltd has put forward proposals to create new apartments on the site previously occupied by The Halve, a health clinic. The centre […]