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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 […]


Spalding NHS dental provider pulls out of new contract talks

Spalding NHS dental provider pulls out of new contract talks

Residents in Spalding are facing an uncertain future after the owner of a practice, which was due to open in December, pulled out of a contract to provide NHS services in the local area. It was revealed that a new surgery would take over the NHS contract from December 2017 back in July, but it […]


Twickenham dentist awaits planning decision for new private practice

Twickenham dentist awaits planning decision for new private practice

A Twickenham dentist is eagerly awaiting a decision from Richmond Council after submitting plans to create a new private practice in St Margaret’s Road. The application has sparked controversy, as the new premises are located just two doors down from Amber Dental in an area where there are 15 clinics occupying an area of just […]


New report highlights widespread dental problems in the US

New report highlights widespread dental problems in the US

A new report has highlighted widespread dental health problems in the US. Researchers from the University of Michigan have revealed that a third of Americans are missing work as a result of dental pain or suffering from dental problems. It was also found that 40 percent of people aged between 50 and 64 don’t go […]


Health chiefs confirm closure of dental practice serving Rothbury and Hadston

Health chiefs confirm closure of dental practice serving Rothbury and Hadston

Health chiefs have confirmed the closure of a Northumberland dental practice, which serves the villages of Rothbury and Hadston. NHS England has revealed that dentist, Simon Francis, is unable to continue to provide NHS treatment due to ‘personal circumstances’ and as a result, Coquetdale Dental Practice will remain closed to patients from Friday 13th October. […]


NHS England launches new emergency dental service in Spalding

NHS England launches new emergency dental service in Spalding

NHS England has launched a new emergency dental service in Spalding. On Saturday (14th October), the trust introduced a new urgent care service based at Johnson Community Hospital. The move comes shortly after the closure of A1 dental, which was based at the hospital. A1 Dental closed at the end of August. Initially, NHS England […]


Dentists share concerns over enamel loss in young patients

Dentists share concerns over enamel loss in young patients

Dentists are worried about the increasingly common issue of enamel loss in young patients. Dr Rupert Austin, from King’s College Dental Institute, said that there has been a significant increase in the proportion of young people with ‘zero enamel’ in at least one part of their teeth in the last two decades. According to Dr […]


Plaistow church group hosts community event offering free dental and medical checks

Plaistow church group hosts community event offering free dental and medical checks

A church group based in Plaistow hosted a community event offering free medical and dental checks recently. The London Ghana Seventh-Day Adventist Church provided free dental checks and health tests as well as food and refreshments as part of the annual community health expo. The event, which is now in its fifth year, was held […]


Brave dental nurse comes to the aid of delivery driver who was hit by a lorry

Brave dental nurse comes to the aid of delivery driver who was hit by a lorry

A brave dental nurse has come to the aid of a delivery driver who was hit by a lorry and dragged along a main road. The heroic nurse was captured on camera helping the man, whose arm was caught in the wheels of the lorry. Eyewitnesses said that the delivery driver was crossing Church Road […]


Health watchdog claims Bicester residents are struggling to see a dentist

Health watchdog claims Bicester residents are struggling to see a dentist

A health watchdog based in Oxfordshire has claimed that residents in Bicester are struggling to see a dentist, despite its reputation as a ‘healthy town.’ Healthwatch Oxfordshire believes that local patients are finding it difficult to get an NHS dental appointment. The watchdog recently launched a two-week project to analyse health services in the town. […]