Archive for the ‘Dental Awards’ Category

Bourne End Dental Practice Celebrates Golden Success At Exclusive Awards

Bourne End Dental Practice Celebrates Golden Success At Exclusive Awards

Members of staff at Bourne End Dental are all smiles after celebrating a prestigious accolade; the practice has been awarded Gold Membership of the British Dental Association’s Good Practice Scheme and the team was invited to an exclusive awards reception hosted by the BDA. Gold Membership is given to practices, which have demonstrated exceptional standards […]


New Study Reveals That Cheese Prevents Tooth Decay

New Study Reveals That Cheese Prevents Tooth Decay

A recent study conducted by the General Dentistry journal has stated that cheese and other dairy products may in fact, protect against dental cavities. Over the years there have been a number of studies suggesting that dairy products have a positive impact on bone health, due to calcium content but none have focused on their […]


NHS To Lead The Way In World Dentistry With New IT

NHS To Lead The Way In World Dentistry With New IT

The National Health Service is set to lead the way with innovative new methods of using IT. Health Minister, Jeremy Hunt, has announced changes and moderations to include new information technology and a pilot scheme is currently underway to revolutionise the current dental contract. Officials from the NHS claim that dentistry will pave the way […]


East Kilbride Dentist Celebrates ‘Best Dentist’ Award

East Kilbride Dentist Celebrates ‘Best Dentist’ Award

A dentist from East Kilbride is celebrating after receiving the ‘Best Dentist in Scotland’ award at the Scottish Dental Awards. David MacPherson, principal dentist at Whitemoss Dental Practice in East Kilbride, was nominated by his dental team and was shocked but delighted to receive the award at the Scottish Dental Awards, which was held at […]


Lochaber Dental Nurse Celebrates Awards Success

Lochaber Dental Nurse Celebrates Awards Success

A dental nurse from Lochaber is celebrating after winning a prestigious award at the Scottish Dental Awards. Justine MacDonald, who is 25 years old and works at M&S Dental Care,Fort William, was awarded ‘Dental Nurse of the Year’ at the awards ceremony at Hampden Park in Glasgow. Justine joined the M&S Dental Care team in […]


Ross-Shire Dental Hygienist Celebrates National Award

Ross-Shire Dental Hygienist Celebrates National Award

A dental hygienist from Ross-shire is all smiles after being crowned Scotland’s best dental hygienist. She is from Conon Bridge and her name is Karen Scott. Karen was presented with her award at the Scottish Dental Awards ceremony, which took place last week in Glasgow. She is based at Dingwall’s Ross Memorial Hospital and she […]


Cornwall Dental Team Celebrates Triple Award Success

Cornwall Dental Team Celebrates Triple Award Success

A dental team from Cornwall is celebrating after receiving a trio of awards. The team from River Dental Practice in Truro is all smiles after the practice was named runner-up in three categories at a national awards ceremony. The practice was awarded second place in the ‘Team of the Year’ category, while Lesley Oldfield and […]


Glasgow Dental Practices Short-Listed For Awards

Glasgow Dental Practices Short-Listed For Awards

Glasgow dental practices are celebrating after hearing that they have been short-listed for awards at the Scottish Dental Awards. Dentist, Philip Friel has been nominated for ‘Dentist of the Year’, Alex Littlejohn, from Dental Technology Services, has been short-listed in the Scottish Dental Lifetime Achievement category. Arshad Ali, from the Scottish Centre for Excellence in […]


Trowbridge Dental Team Celebrates BDA Gold Membership

Trowbridge Dental Team Celebrates BDA Gold Membership

The team from Coleman & Starkey, Trowbridge, is celebrating after receiving Gold Membership of the British Dental Association’s Good Practice Scheme. The BDA scheme is designed to recognise high standards of care, excellent teamwork and commitment to providing a positive patient experience and the gold standard represents 10 years of adhering to the high standards […]


Dr Galgut Wins UK National Dentist Of The Year For Second Time

Dr Galgut Wins UK National Dentist Of The Year For Second Time

A dentist from North London has been named UK National Dentist of the Year for the second time; periodontist, Peter Galgut was revealed as the winner of this year’s award, after previously topping the list of the best dentists in the UK in 2010. Dr Galgut, who practises in Golders Green, was named the best […]