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King’s College Hospital emergency dental clinic switches to appointment-only system

King’s College Hospital emergency dental clinic switches to appointment-only system

The emergency dental clinic at King’s College Hospital, London, is now operating an appointment-only system. The hospital changed its policy on Monday 12th August, and patients who wish to see a dentist are now encouraged to call on the day at 8am to make an appointment. Walk-in appointments will no longer be available, and the […]


Dental experts urge schools to go sugar-free to stem alarming rates of decay

Dental experts urge schools to go sugar-free to stem alarming rates of decay

Dental experts are calling for schools to go sugar-free in a bid to tackle rising rates of childhood decay. The Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons is appealing to the government in England to encourage schools across the country to adopt healthy eating policies and reduce sugar consumption. Dental decay is […]


Hartlepool man charged with burglary after breaking into dental practice

Hartlepool man charged with burglary after breaking into dental practice

A man from Hartlepool has been charged with burglary after stealing from a town centre shop and breaking into a dental surgery through the roof.  Andrew Clark, 44, of Jameson Street, Hartlepool, was seen putting a tool into his bag and leaving a store in Hartlepool before proceeding to gain entry to Integrated Dental Holdings […]


The Complete University Guide releases top 10 dental schools list for 2020

The Complete University Guide releases top 10 dental schools list for 2020

The Complete University Guide has released its top 10 dental schools for 2020. The list, which has been published in The Telegraph, rates universities and dental schools across the country according to course options, student satisfaction, postgraduate employment rates, and study and research facilities.  For the first time, the University of Aberdeen’s dental school made […]


Tooth whitening advert featuring a woman with too many teeth sends social media wild

Tooth whitening advert featuring a woman with too many teeth sends social media wild

A tooth whitening advert, which was posted on Instagram, has sent social media users wild. The image posted by HiSmile features a woman with an abnormal number of teeth.  HiSmile posted the picture, which from a distance, appears to be a healthy set of bright white teeth, last week, only to receive hundreds of comments […]


Children in Victoria to receive free dental checks as mobile Smile Squad units tour the state

Children in Victoria to receive free dental checks as mobile Smile Squad units tour the state

Children in the Australian state of Victoria are set to receive free dental checks as part of a new initiative launched by the local government.  Smile Squad mobile units will be visiting selected schools in the coming weeks, providing children with treatment in the playground. The service will reduce costs for families and enable children […]


Henley dental practice to host a celebratory barbecue to mark 50th anniversary

Henley dental practice to host a celebratory barbecue to mark 50th anniversary

A dental practice in Henley is hosting a celebratory barbeque to mark its 50th anniversary in September. The team at Wood Lane Dentistry will be putting on a summery spread to celebrate the practice’s 50th birthday in style, with patients and local residents welcome to attend. The event will take place on Saturday 14th September […]


Woodford Green dental team raises thousands for charity after completing It’s a Knockout competition

Woodford Green dental team raises thousands for charity after completing It’s a Knockout competition

A dental team from Woodford Green has raised thousands of pounds for charity after completing a fun-filled It’s a Knockout competition.  Staff from Improve Your Smile took on teams from other businesses and organisations to tackle an assault course inspired by the famous game show on Sunday 28th July. Participating teams tackled gunge, slippery slides […]


Mobile service that provides dental treatment for homeless people in London celebrates first anniversary

Mobile service that provides dental treatment for homeless people in London celebrates first anniversary

A mobile dental service, which provides much-needed dental care for homeless people in Tower Hamlets and Newham, is celebrating its 1st anniversary.  The van, which is run by the community dental service, is kitted out exactly like a traditional treatment room, enabling dentists to provide a range of treatments on the move. The mobile unit […]


Are ‘healthy’ drinks damaging your smile?

Are ‘healthy’ drinks damaging your smile?

Most of us are aware that fizzy drinks can damage our teeth, but did you know that some of the drinks promoted as part of a healthy diet can also put your smile at risk? In recent years, it has become trendy to detox by drinking hot water with lemon and to try and increase […]