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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 […]


Volunteer dentists to provide free treatment for the homeless in Southampton

Volunteer dentists to provide free treatment for the homeless in Southampton

Volunteer dentists are set to provide free treatment for homeless people in Southampton as part of a partnership involving Dentaid, Street Support and the Above Bar Church. A mobile Dentaid unit will be visiting the city on Thursday 23rd January to provide dental care free of charge. The charity is working with Above Bar Church […]


Husband and wife dental team all smiles after sealing deal to take over two Paisley surgeries

Husband and wife dental team all smiles after sealing deal to take over two Paisley surgeries

A husband and wife team is all smiles after securing a deal to take over two dental surgeries in Paisley. Dimitrios Giatras and Kelly Ntaoutidou have successfully taken over Happy Smiles, a practice, which has clinics in St Mirren Brae and Ralston. The couple has succeeded Alastair Watson, who was at the helm for nearly […]


Nursing students receive training in oral care

Nursing students receive training in oral care

Health Education England has introduced oral care training for nurses and students taking midwifery courses as part of a scheme known as Mouth Care Matters. The project is now in full swing at the University of Northampton, where nursing, nursing associate and midwifery students have taken classes aimed at ensuring healthcare professionals have the necessary […]


New survey suggests 50% of dentists have thought about quitting due to wellbeing issues

New survey suggests 50% of dentists have thought about quitting due to wellbeing issues

A new survey has revealed that 50% of dentists have thought about giving up their jobs due to issues related to their personal wellbeing.  A report released following a survey by Dental Protection states that dentists are increasingly concerned about the impact of their career on their health and wellbeing. The ‘Breaking the Burnout Cycle’ […]


Dad is saved by daughter’s homework

Dad is saved by daughter’s homework

A father of five said that his life was saved by helping his daughter with her biology homework. Jonathan Jenkyn, 45, was helping his daughter, Alice, with her GCSE biology revision when he discovered a lump in his neck. Jonathan and Alice had been looking at text books and learning about the glands in the […]


Karachi dentist joins Hartlepool practice

Karachi dentist joins Hartlepool practice

A dentist from Karachi has joined a Hartlepool dental practice to gain crucial experience before taking on full-time NHS work. Michelle Safavi has joined the team at Hartlepool Dental and Implant Centres. Dentists who qualify outside of the UK are required to complete a year of working in a chosen practice in a position known […]