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Ambitious dentist hopes to expand portfolio with new dental surgery in Swale

Ambitious dentist hopes to expand portfolio with new dental surgery in Swale

An ambitious dentist is hoping to add to his company’s portfolio after applying to convert a former supermarket into a new surgery near Swale. Dr Ashkan Pitchforth founded Dumbledore Dental Centre, which trades under the brand name South Cliff Dental Care, five years ago. Dr Pitchforth has plans to grow the business, and is hoping […]


Developer submits plans to turn former car showroom site into flats and a dental surgery in Westcliff

Developer submits plans to turn former car showroom site into flats and a dental surgery in Westcliff

A developer has submitted plans to convert a former car showroom site in Westcliff into new flats and a dental surgery.  The site, which is located on London Road, has already been approved for development. In 2016, planning permission was granted to build a three-storey block, which would house a dental clinic and six apartments. […]


Brighouse dental team celebrates awards haul

Brighouse dental team celebrates awards haul

A dental team from Brighouse, West Yorkshire, is all smiles after scooping six awards.  The team at Town Hall Dental finished the year with an impressive haul, which included gongs for the Practice of the Year, Best Patient Care and the Best Charity Project. The awards were presented at two of the most illustrious events […]


New figures reveal 99% of people in Greater Glasgow and Clyde are now registered with a dentist

New figures reveal 99% of people in Greater Glasgow and Clyde are now registered with a dentist

New figures have revealed that 99% of people in Greater Glasgow and Clyde are now registered with a dentist.  The statistics from the Information Services Department show a dramatic improvement in uptake and registration rates across the region. Although rates were relatively low at 52.5% for children under 2, figures were significantly higher for all […]


Dental registrations soar in Moray

Dental registrations soar in Moray

New figures have revealed a dramatic rise in dental registrations in Moray. Statistics released by the NHS show that more than 42,000 adults have joined registers since 2007. The number of children registered with a dentist has also increased by 68.7% in the last 12 years.  In 2007, just 14,754 adults and 10,051 children in […]


Thousands turn out for free Mission of Mercy dental clinic in the Mid-South

Thousands turn out for free Mission of Mercy dental clinic in the Mid-South

Thousands of people came from far and wide to benefit from free dental services provided by the Mission of Mercy in the Mid-South last weekend. Crowds started to gather on Thursday evening, with the clinic opening its doors to patients on Friday 24th January.  The demand for free dental care in the Mid-South is high, […]


Dentists issue warnings over cosmetic dentistry as Love Island contestants display bright white smiles

Dentists issue warnings over cosmetic dentistry as Love Island contestants display bright white smiles

Dentists have issued a warning over cosmetic dentistry, as ITV’s hit dating show Love Island returns to screens. Many of the contestants on the current show and previous series can be seen sporting bright white smiles, and dentists are eager to encourage viewers looking to follow suit to proceed with caution. Some of the most […]


Thousands sign petition for free dental care for cancer patients

Thousands sign petition for free dental care for cancer patients

Over 100,000 people have signed a petition calling for free dental care for cancer patients. Michele Solak decided to launch the petition after discovering that treatments, such as radiotherapy and chemotherapy, can have a negative impact on oral health. Michele was diagnosed with breast cancer, and during treatment, she noticed a significant change in her […]


Godmanchester councillors welcome plans for a new dental practice

Godmanchester councillors welcome plans for a new dental practice

Councillors in Godmanchester have welcomed plans to open a new dental practice in the town. Town councillors believe that a brand new surgery would represent a “valuable community service,” but the final decision will be made by planning officers at Huntingdonshire District Council.  The proposals relate to a new development in the heart of Godmanchester. […]


Synergy Dental celebrates awards success thanks to innovative digital training services

Synergy Dental celebrates awards success thanks to innovative digital training services

North-West dental group, Synergy Dental, has started the year with a bang after winning an award for its innovative digital training services. The firm’s cutting-edge training platform, SynTrain, recently scooped one of the top awards at the Digital Dental Academy Awards in Birmingham. Synergy Dental has a number of clinics across the region. In addition […]