Posts Tagged ‘Private dentistry’

Growing number of dental patients in Bradford choosing to go private

Growing number of dental patients in Bradford choosing to go private

A growing number of dental patients in Bradford are choosing to go private, new figures have confirmed. Data obtained from the GP Patient Survey showed that 28 percent of participants had never tried to book an NHS dental appointment. This figure represents an increase of 2% since 2013. A total of 2,097 people took part […]


Good news for dental patients in Shetland, as private practice offers NHS places

Good news for dental patients in Shetland, as private practice offers NHS places

Dental patients in Shetland have a reason to smile after a private practice on the island started accepting NHS patients. Dental Shetland in Lerwick is now offering NHS dental places, as well as private dental services, a move, which has delighted local health bosses. The clinic has confirmed that Dr David Lubbe will continue to […]


New private dental clinic opens in Liverpool’s Matchworks development

New private dental clinic opens in Liverpool’s Matchworks development

A new private dental clinic has opened in the Matchworks development in Liverpool. Dental Excellence UK, which already boasts an extensive list of celebrity clients, including members of the Liverpool football team, has opened a state of the art surgery on the Garston complex, which is located in the south of the city. The modern […]


Brand new dental practice opens in Falkirk

Brand new dental practice opens in Falkirk

A brand new dental practice, which offers both private and NHS dental care, has opened in Falkirk. Envisage Dental is now officially open to patients after taking over the premises previously occupied by European Dentist on Cow Wynd. The modern clinic is specially designed to cater for nervous and anxious patients and there’s a range […]


NHS dentists urged to forewarn patients of plans to go private

NHS dentists urged to forewarn patients of plans to go private

The DDU (Dental Defence Union) has urged NHS dentists who plan to go private to forewarn patients. The advice comes after a survey revealed that up to 60 percent of NHS dentists are considering going private in the next five years. Rupert Hoppenbrouwers, senior dento-legal adviser at the DDU, suggested providing patients with six months’ […]


Dental patients turning to private dentists in Wales amid confusion over costs

Dental patients turning to private dentists in Wales amid confusion over costs

A growing number of dental patients in Wales are turning to private dentists amid confusion over costs, it has been revealed. According to a new study published by Orajel, 60 percent of patients in Wales think that the UK’s dental system is confusing, with many unaware of how much dental treatments cost and which services […]


New study reveals more than 50% of dentists plan to leave the NHS in the next 5 years

New study reveals more than 50% of dentists plan to leave the NHS in the next 5 years

A new study has revealed that more than 50% of dentists plan to leave the NHS in the next five years. A recent survey conducted by the British Dental Association suggests that 58 percent of dentists are planning to retire, switch to private dentistry or move abroad in the next five years. Many of those […]


Exeter Orthodontic Practice Unveils New Look

Exeter Orthodontic Practice Unveils New Look

An Exeter orthodontic practice has undergone a major facelift to provide patients with a stylish new waiting room, improved facilities and a light and airy reception space. Exeter Orthodontic Practice invited patients to come and see the results of the refurbishment work, and feedback from patients was very positive. The am of the work was […]


Dental Chain To Create New Jobs In The North

Dental Chain To Create New Jobs In The North

A dental chain has revealed plans to open up ten new dental practices, creating more than one hundred jobs in the North. Smiles Dental already has 80 private dental practices across the UK and is expecting to open ten new practices within the Leeds and Liverpool areas. The company announced plans to expand in the […]


Mayor Attends Opening Of New Dental Practice In South Woodford

Mayor Attends Opening Of New Dental Practice In South Woodford

The Mayor of Redbridge marked the opening of a brand new dental practice in South Woodford with a visit to the surgery. Bright and White Dental Spa, has opened in Chigwell Road. The new surgery will provide affordable private treatment with a view to making private dentistry more accessible. Marketing manager, Kirsty Davies, said that […]