Posts Tagged ‘mydentist’

Patients in Bury St Edmunds facing 30-mile round trips to see a dentist

Patients in Bury St Edmunds facing 30-mile round trips to see a dentist

Dental patients in Bury St Edmunds are facing a 30-mile round trip to see a dentist due to NHS closures, according to the local press. Buryfreepress claims that a lack of available dental places in the town is forcing patients to travel further afield, with many facing a 30-mile round trip. Pressure on local services […]


Relief for Horncastle dental patients following mydentist closure

Relief for Horncastle dental patients following mydentist closure

Dental patients in Horncastle can breathe a sigh of relief after a husband and wife dental team confirmed the takeover of the town’s mydentist clinic. Patients were left facing an uncertain future after the chain confirmed that the practice would close, but NHS patients can now enjoy peace of mind. Husband and wife dental duo, […]


Alpha Dental steps in to help patients affected by mydentist closures in Richmondshire

Alpha Dental steps in to help patients affected by mydentist closures in Richmondshire

Alpha Dental has stepped in to help patients affected by the upcoming closures of mydentist practices in Catterick and Richmond. Alpha Dental is currently working with NHS England to discuss the provision of additional NHS services for patients who are currently registered with mydentist. The chain has practices in Catterick and Northallerton. Ian Gordon, director […]


NHS vows to keep dental services running after mydentist announces closures in Richmond and Catterick

NHS vows to keep dental services running after mydentist announces closures in Richmond and Catterick

The NHS has vowed to keep dental services running after mydentist revealed that it was closing its clinics in Richmond and Catterick. When news of the planned closures emerged, local MP, Rishi Sunak, wrote to NHS England to urge the body to act quickly to fill gaps. The Richmond MP has since revealed that he […]


Mydentist practice to close in Bury St Edmunds

Mydentist practice to close in Bury St Edmunds

One of mydentist’s Bury St Edmunds practices is set to close after it was revealed that it could no longer fulfil the requirements of its NHS contract. The Kings Mews clinic will cease to provide NHS dental services from the end of February 2018. According to NHS England, the practice has experienced difficulties related to […]


Mydentist reveals plans to close Taunton surgery

Mydentist reveals plans to close Taunton surgery

One of the UK’s largest dental chains, mydentist, has revealed plans to close one of its Taunton surgeries. Patients who are registered at the clinic in The Crescent have been sent a letter detailing information about the planned closure and health bosses are already on the lookout for a new NHS provider. Patients have also […]


Mydentist to close Bath practice

Mydentist to close Bath practice

Dental chain, mydentist, has announced that it will close one of its Bath practices in September. Patients who are registered with the Rush Hill practice have been sent a letter informing them that the practice will close on the 30th September. Mydentist claims that it is not possible to sustain the clinic any longer as […]


Has a replacement surgery been lined up for mydentist’s Tewkesbury practice?

Has a replacement surgery been lined up for mydentist’s Tewkesbury practice?

Mydentist’s Tewkesbury practice is due to close today (Friday 31st March), but local residents are hopeful that a replacement has been found. The clinic, which is located in the Bishop’s Walk shopping centre, will close after mydentist executives stated that it wasn’t profitable to keep it open. The move will leave around 7,000 patients without […]


Dolgellau patients to lose NHS dentist after mydentist confirms closure

Dolgellau patients to lose NHS dentist after mydentist confirms closure

Patients in Dolgellau are set to lose out on access to NHS dentistry in the town after mydentist confirmed the imminent closure of its Mervinian House practice. The practice, which has more than 4,000 patients on its books, will close at the end of March as a result of a shortage of dentists. The chain […]


Rugeley dentist finds novel way to entertain nervous patients with ceiling-mounted Where’s Wally? Scene

Rugeley dentist finds novel way to entertain nervous patients with ceiling-mounted Where’s Wally? Scene

A dentist from Rugeley has come up with a novel solution to help distract and relax nervous patients. Michael Mannion, from mydentist, has fitted a giant Where’s Wally scene on the ceiling of his treatment room to keep patients entertained while they’re in the dental chair. The image, which is called ‘Fairground’, was recently revealed […]