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Plymouth student drove 100 miles to have a tooth extracted after struggling to get an urgent appointment

Plymouth student drove 100 miles to have a tooth extracted after struggling to get an urgent appointment

A student from Plymouth ended up driving 100 miles to see a dentist after struggling to get an emergency dental appointment in the city. Jodie Tripp, 19, was encouraged to contact the Dental Access Centre at the Seven Trees clinic in Plymouth after calling NHS 111, but she was unable to get through to make […]


Birmingham dentist has plenty to smile about after opening a brand new practice

Birmingham dentist has plenty to smile about after opening a brand new practice

A dentist from Birmingham has plenty to smile about after opening a brand new dental practice in Edgbaston. Dr Kian Dhinsa is all smiles as he prepares to welcome patients to his new surgery after acquiring Portland Dental Care. Dr Dhinsa only graduated two years ago and he has realised a long-held ambition to run […]


Health watchdog reveals no dental practices in Leeds are taking on new NHS patients

Health watchdog reveals no dental practices in Leeds are taking on new NHS patients

A health watchdog has revealed that there are currently no dental practices in Leeds taking on new NHS patients. Representatives from Healthwatch Leeds suggested that it is not possible to find any clinics that are willing to take on NHS patients in the city. Stuart Morrison, from the watchdog, said that there have already been […]


Somerset woman undergoes revolutionary treatment for tonsil cancer after mistaking symptoms for a dental abscess

Somerset woman undergoes revolutionary treatment for tonsil cancer after mistaking symptoms for a dental abscess

A woman from Somerset has become one of the first adult patients in the UK to benefit from revolutionary proton-beam therapy after being diagnosed with tonsil cancer. Liz Patch was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer after visiting her dentist in September last year. Liz initially thought her symptoms were caused by an abscess […]


Dental professionals benefiting from NHS #LookingAfterYouToo service

Dental professionals benefiting from NHS #LookingAfterYouToo service

Dental professionals across the country are benefiting from a new service launched to support NHS staff. The NHS #LookingAfterYouToo service is a confidential coaching service, which was established in 2020 to provide additional support during the pandemic. It is estimated that over 7,000 coaching sessions have already been booked by NHS staff. The free service […]


Tenerife dental clinic reports increase in calls from Irish patients during lockdown

Tenerife dental clinic reports increase in calls from Irish patients during lockdown

A dental clinic in Tenerife has reported a surge in calls from Irish patients during lockdown. Roberta Beccaris, from Clinica del Sur in Tenerife, said that there had been a sharp rise in the number of calls from Irish patients who were requesting appointments during lockdown. Unusually, patients were asking for email confirmation to prove […]


Vacant Bradford cemetery building could soon become a new dental surgery

Vacant Bradford cemetery building could soon become a new dental surgery

A vacant cemetery building in Bradford could soon be transformed into a new dental surgery after plans were submitted to change the use of the lodge at Nab Wood Cemetery. The empty lodge, which is located off Bingley Road, has previously been used by the council and Co-Op Funeralcare. Plans to convert the premises into […]


Carlisle patients urged to find new dentist after practice ceases NHS services

Carlisle patients urged to find new dentist after practice ceases NHS services

Dental patients in Carlisle have been urged to find a new dentist or pay for private care after a local practice confirmed it would cease to provide NHS services. Patients with Plumfield Dental Practice on Warwick Road say they are shocked and disappointed to receive a letter detailing plans to end NHS provision. Many patients […]


Love Island star plans to have cosmetic dental work reversed to embrace a more natural look

Love Island star plans to have cosmetic dental work reversed to embrace a more natural look

Love Island star, Molly-Mae Hague, has taken to social media to reveal that she is planning to have cosmetic dental work reversed to embrace a more natural look. Molly-Mae, a runner-up on the popular ITV series, is now a successful influencer with millions of followers on Instagram and high-profile fashion campaigns under her belt. She […]


Sheffield dentist swaps the dental drill for power tools to finish off renovations during lockdown

Sheffield dentist swaps the dental drill for power tools to finish off renovations during lockdown

A Sheffield dentist swapped her dental drill for a DIY toolkit to finish off renovations, which ground to a halt as a result of the lockdown. Principal dentist at Sharrow Vale Dental Care, Galer Farrer, said that she had no choice but to try and finish the work off herself after renovations were put on […]