Archive for the ‘‘Invisible’ braces’ Category

Aberdeenshire council gives dental practice expansion plans the green light

Aberdeenshire council gives dental practice expansion plans the green light

Planning officers at Aberdeenshire Council have given plans to expand a dental practice the green light. The owners of Inverurie Dental Practice on High Street submitted proposals to extend into the neighbouring building. The unit next to the practice had been vacant since November, and the owners felt it would be the perfect opportunity to […]


Shirley dental team showcases the results of 18-month refurbishment

Shirley dental team showcases the results of 18-month refurbishment

A dental team from Shirley, near Croydon, has been proudly showing off the results of an 18-month refurbishment. Patients, local residents and even the Mayor of Croydon attended the grand re-opening of Gentle Dental Care recently. The clinic, which is owned by Dr Kam Sachdev, has undergone extension refurbishment over the last year and half […]


Cleckheaton dental practice has new owners

Cleckheaton dental practice has new owners

A well-known dental practice in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, has been taken over by new owners. Christie & Co has confirmed the recent sale of 57 Dental Care. The centre, which is housed in a substantial detached property, has been purchased by Temur and Sanna Khan. The practice houses four surgeries, which were renovated when the […]


Hailsham dental team has plenty to smile about after smashing Christmas charity raffle fundraising target

Hailsham dental team has plenty to smile about after smashing Christmas charity raffle fundraising target

A dental team from Hailsham has plenty to smile about after smashing its fundraising target for the annual Christmas raffle. The raffle has become a festive tradition at Bupa Dental Care on Hailsham High Street, and this year, the team raised even more money for St Wilfrid’s Hospice than they did in 2018. St Wilfrid’s […]


Orkney dental duo agrees new deal with Clyde Munro

Orkney dental duo agrees new deal with Clyde Munro

A dental duo responsible for transforming dental care in Orkney has agreed a new deal with Scottish chain, Clyde Munro. Scott and Amy Tulloch brought accessible NHS dental care to the island when they launched Orkney Dental. Previously, there had been a 15-year gap, when patients were only able to access NHS services in hospital. […]


Newcastle Emlyn dental practice to stop providing NHS treatment

Newcastle Emlyn dental practice to stop providing NHS treatment

Patients registered with Emlyn Dental Practice in Newcastle Emlyn, Wales, will have to find an alternative NHS dental provider after it was confirmed the surgery would no longer offer NHS treatment from January 1st. NHS patients at the practice have been sent a letter detailing plans for the cessation of NHS services and adding that […]


Darlington dentists remix the 12 Days of Christmas carol to spread Christmas cheer to patients

Darlington dentists remix the 12 Days of Christmas carol to spread Christmas cheer to patients

A dental team has used its creative and musical talents to create a new, dental-themed version of the popular carol, the 12 Days of Christmas. Staff at Middleton St George Dental Care are hoping to spread festive cheer among patients and encourage them to look after their teeth over the holidays.  Having rewritten the lyrics […]


New research suggests dental X-rays may increase thyroid cancer risk

New research suggests dental X-rays may increase thyroid cancer risk

New research suggests that repeated dental X-rays can carry a risk of thyroid cancer and meningioma. A team of researchers based at Brighton and Sussex Medical School found that repeated exposure to dental X-rays contributed to a small increase in the risk of developing thyroid cancer and meningioma, a form of tumour, which develops in […]


Mydentist celebrates the opening of brand new Shipley practice

Mydentist celebrates the opening of brand new Shipley practice

The UK’s largest dental provider, mydentist, is celebrating the opening of a brand new practice in Shipley, West Yorkshire.  The new clinic, which is located on Rosse Street, replaces a practice in nearby Saltaire. The Saltaire practice was split across two buildings, and the mydentist team felt that a single location would be much more […]


New figures highlight the gap in oral health standards between England and Northern Ireland

New figures highlight the gap in oral health standards between England and Northern Ireland

New figures have underlined the gap in oral health standards between England and Northern Ireland. Statistics from the Health and Social Care Board revealed that three times as many children in Northern Ireland are having teeth removed than in England. The latest figures show that more than 82,000 baby teeth were surgically removed from children […]