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NHS England confirms plans for two new dental services in Spalding

NHS England confirms plans for two new dental services in Spalding

NHS England has confirmed plans to launch two new dental services in Spalding. Head of primary care for NHS England in Lincolnshire, Di Pegg, revealed that an independent NHS clinic will open and that the dental service based at the Johnson Community Hospital will be relaunched at the beginning of 2019. Ms Pegg said that […]


Perth dentists put in a superhuman effort to raise money for local boy

Perth dentists put in a superhuman effort to raise money for local boy

A Perth dental team put in a superhuman effort to raise money for a local boy recently. Daragh Beattie, whose father, Stephen, is a dentist at Infinityblu Dental Care, was diagnosed with a rare genetic condition when he was born and has spent weeks in hospital during his short life. The 18-month-old suffers from delayed […]


New dental practice opens in Saltash

New dental practice opens in Saltash

A new dental practice has opened in Saltash, Cornwall. Brighter Dental is part of the ever-growing Smile Together company, a community-based organisation, which reinvests profits back into local services. The new Brighter Dental clinic is based at Saltash Health Centre and is the first of at least three new surgeries set to open this year. […]


New figures show an increase in dental-related 999 and 111 calls in Bradford

New figures show an increase in dental-related 999 and 111 calls in Bradford

New figures show that there has been an increase in the number of 999 and 111 calls related to dental issues in Bradford. A request under the Freedom Of Information Act revealed that both numbers have received more calls from the public in the last three years. According to the most recent statistics obtained from […]


Dental volunteers provide free treatment for kids in British Columbia

Dental volunteers provide free treatment for kids in British Columbia

A group of dental volunteers has helped to bring smiles to children from underprivileged backgrounds in Surrey, British Columbia. City Dream Centre has launched a new dental initiative, which is aimed at providing children who don’t have access to regular dental services with the care they need. A group of volunteer dentists will be involved […]


Retired Dorset dentist looks forward to busy summer of shows after using artistic masterpieces to soothe anxious patients

Retired Dorset dentist looks forward to busy summer of shows after using artistic masterpieces to soothe anxious patients

A dentist from Dorset is looking forward to a busy summer of shows after using her artistic skills to help patients feel more relaxed. Hilary Warren, the previous owner of Poundbury Dental Practice, found that hanging her paintings around the clinic helped anxious patients to feel more relaxed. After retiring to spend more time creating […]


Police appeal for information following Yarm dental practice robbery

Police appeal for information following Yarm dental practice robbery

Police in Yorkshire are appealing for information after a dental practice in Yarm was targeted by a thief. A male, who was captured on CCTV, stole a purse from the lockers in the staff room at Oasis Dental Care. The suspect, who has been described as a white male, went on to spend nearly £7,000 […]


Has the Meghan Markle effect contributed to a rise in the popularity of cosmetic dentistry?

Has the Meghan Markle effect contributed to a rise in the popularity of cosmetic dentistry?

Cover Image Editorial credit: Lorna Roberts / Shutterstock.com For many years, patients have visited their dentist with a particular celebrity smile in mind. Cheryl Cole and Kate Middleton have previously inspired an upward turn in the popularity of cosmetic dental treatment, but it seems that the Meghan Markle smile is now the most coveted look. Dr Krystyna, a cosmetic […]


North London dental nurse travels to Cambodia to provide oral health education

North London dental nurse travels to Cambodia to provide oral health education

A dental nurse from North London has travelled to Cambodia to provide oral health education as part of a charity project run by the Hope Agency. Puja Parmar, from Harrow, is spending time in rural villages located several hours from the capital city of Phnom Penh. Puja, 31, has taken a huge collection of oral […]


Homeless people in Wales forced to pull out their own teeth amid emergency dental care access crisis

Homeless people in Wales forced to pull out their own teeth amid emergency dental care access crisis

A patient watchdog has suggested that homeless people in parts of Wales are extracting their own teeth as a result of being unable to access emergency dental care services. The community health council claims that very few homeless people in the Swansea area have access to dental care and added that severe dental issues are […]