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American Dentists Making A Difference In Haiti

American Dentists Making A Difference In Haiti

A dental team from Aspen Dental helped to spread smiles earlier this month when they visited Haiti. The team, which consisted of three dentists and two dental hygienists, visited the town of Jacmel, located three hour’s drive from the capital, Port au Prince. The team provided much-needed dental care in conjunction with Restore Haiti. The […]


Stafford Dental Practice Offering Dental MOT To Raise Money For Charity

Stafford Dental Practice Offering Dental MOT To Raise Money For Charity

A dental practice in Stafford is inviting patients to take advantage of a dental MOT next Friday; the practice is offering a cleaning session with a dental hygienist and a dental MOT for just £10, which will be donated to Children in Need. Stafford Dental Practice, which is located on Wolverhampton Road, is offering the […]


Domestic Violence Sufferers Receive Teeth Makeovers

Domestic Violence Sufferers Receive Teeth Makeovers

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence there are 1.5 million people who have suffered abuse at the hands of a partner in America. Often these people are left with tooth injuries as well as many other mental and physical injuries. The American Academy Of Cosmetic Dentistry is using it’s charity Give Back a […]


Maidenhead Dentist Continuing Mouth Cancer Awareness Efforts

Maidenhead Dentist Continuing Mouth Cancer Awareness Efforts

A dentist from Maidenhead is getting involved in Mouth Cancer Awareness Month after completing a 10 kilometre walk for the Mouth Cancer Foundation earlier this year. Monika Khanna, principal dentist at the Langley Road Dental Practice, is continuing her efforts to raise awareness of mouth cancer by offering free screening sessions this month. Monika took […]


30,000 Children To Recieve Free Dental Care In Ghana

30,000 Children To Recieve Free Dental Care In Ghana

Thirty thousand children are set to receive free dental care in the Ashanti region of Ghana. Dr Thomas Agyarko-Poku, executive director of the Otumfuo Charity Foundation, confirmed that children from communities including Adansi-Praso, Kwadoso, Abono, Behenase, Buoho and Akyeremade, will receive free dental treatment as part of a programme fronted by the Otumfuo Charity Foundation […]


Cassidy Dental Celebrates 25 Years At King Street Practice

Cassidy Dental Celebrates 25 Years At King Street Practice

Cassidy Dental is celebrating 25 years at their King Street practice in Magherafelt,County Tyrone. The practice, which was established by Tom Cassidy in 1987, has now been running for 25 years and although a lot has changed in terms of treatments and techniques, the founding principles remain in place; Tom Cassidy established the practice with […]


Canadian And American Dentists Visit Guatemala

Canadian And American Dentists Visit Guatemala

A team of dentists from Canada and America visited Guatemala to treat people in need. Dr Alex Fay was joined by his father, James and three other dentists on the week-long trip to Peronia. Dr Fay only graduated from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia two weeks ago but he got straight into action joining his […]


Isle Of Man Dentists Make A Difference In Uganda

Isle Of Man Dentists Make A Difference In Uganda

A dental team from the Isle of Man has recently returned from a trip to Uganda. The team, which was made up of two dentists and a dental nurse spent two weeks in the African country providing hundreds of people with basic dental care. Dentist Erik Ahlbom, from the Port Erin dental surgery was joined […]


Dental Hygiene Camp Makes A Difference In Mumbai

Dental Hygiene Camp Makes A Difference In Mumbai

A group of young dentists helped to spread smiles in Mumbai by hosting a dental hygiene camp for children with special needs and their teachers. Smiles32, a social project set up a group of young dentists, hosted the event in Navi Mumbai; the aim of the project is to raise awareness of oral health issues […]


Cottingham Dentists Make A Difference In Morocco

Cottingham Dentists Make A Difference In Morocco

A dentist and practice manager from Cottingham, East Yorkshire, recently returned from Morocco, where they helped hundreds of people. Dentist Chris Branfield and practice manager Gillian Fisher, from Castle Park Dental in Cottingham, visited Morocco to provide basic dental care and educate children about oral hygiene. The duo spent a week in North Africa, treating […]