Posts Tagged ‘Dental Business’

Gensmile completes the acquisition of Bury St Edmunds practice

Gensmile completes the acquisition of Bury St Edmunds practice

National dental provider, Gensmile, has successfully added a new practice to its network. Gensmile has completed the acquisition of Guildhall Dental in Bury St Edmunds. The practice, which was previously owned by dentists, John Hare, Paul Carr and Bryan Colborn, has been sold to the chain for an undisclosed fee. Mr Hare said that it […]


Councillors approve plans to turn rundown Bradford pub into new dental practice

Councillors approve plans to turn rundown Bradford pub into new dental practice

Councillors in Bradford have given plans to convert a dilapidated pub into a brand new dental practice the green light. Bradford Council has officially approved plans to turn the old Prince of Wales public house into a new surgery. The plans were submitted by the owner of Eccleshill Dental Practice, which will relocate to the […]


Dental firms team up to put Bolton on the map

Dental firms team up to put Bolton on the map

Two leading dental firms have teamed up to put Bolton on the map. SB Dental and Sparkle Dental Labs will be based at the University of Bolton’s Queen’s Specialist Building as part of a new venture, which will make Bolton one of the most influential providers to the UK’s thriving dental industry. The state of […]


Abergavenny dental practice becomes the first employee-owned NHS dental clinic in the country

Abergavenny dental practice becomes the first employee-owned NHS dental clinic in the country

A dental practice in Abergavenny has become Wales’ first employee-owned NHS dental clinic. Using a model similar to that of the John Lewis Partnership, the Gateway Dental Practice is owned by a trust, which represents all 17 members of staff, all of whom have an equal share of the business. The venture was supported by […]


Cullercoats dentist returns to his native town to take the reins of popular practice

Cullercoats dentist returns to his native town to take the reins of popular practice

A dentist from Cullercoats has returned to his native town to take over a popular practice. Graham Murphy, who has been working in South Shields for the last eight years, has taken the reins at Broadway Dental Practice. Graham has inherited the practice from Fin Godlington, who managed the clinic for 25 years. Graham has […]


New survey reveals improved levels of patient satisfaction for NHS dentistry

New survey reveals improved levels of patient satisfaction for NHS dentistry

A new survey has revealed increased levels of satisfaction among dental patients in England and Wales. Data obtained by the National Centre for Social Research showed a significant increase in satisfaction levels among those using NHS dental services. The British Social Attitude’s Survey confirmed an increase of 7 percent in satisfaction levels, bringing the current […]


Hampstead dental practice showcases the results of renovation work

Hampstead dental practice showcases the results of renovation work

A Hampstead dental practice has undergone extensive renovation and refurbishment, and the owners couldn’t wait to reveal the results. Dr Mehran Sanei, from Dental Perfection, applied to the Royal Bank of Scotland for funding to expand and modernise the Hampstead clinic. The refurbishment and expansion are part of Dr Sanei’s grand plans to grow the […]


Littlehampton dental patients shocked as practice closes suddenly

Littlehampton dental patients shocked as practice closes suddenly

Dental patients in Littlehampton have been left in shock by the sudden closure of a local dental practice. Beach Road Dental Care closed without warning recently, but patients have been advised not to panic. A spokesperson for NHS England South confirmed that the practice had shut, as it was no longer able to provide care […]


Southern Dental owner attempts to sell the chain for the third time

Southern Dental owner attempts to sell the chain for the third time

The owner of one of the UK’s largest NHS dental providers is set to launch a fresh attempt to sell the business for the third time. Dr Madzak Eyrumlu is believed to have enlisted the help of representatives from DC Advisory to help him sell the chain, which he values at around £100 million. This […]


Bupa Launches New Dental Policy For Smaller Businesses

Bupa Launches New Dental Policy For Smaller Businesses

Bupa has confirmed that it is extending its range of dental products to cover small and medium-sized businesses. Bupa’s Dental Health Plan now offers cover for their dental centres, including check-ups, cleaning treatments and dental X-rays. Sales director at Bupa Health Funding, Tony Wood, said that dental cover is a very valuable benefit for employees […]