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Ripon dental team brings smiles to visiting children from Chernobyl

Ripon dental team brings smiles to visiting children from Chernobyl

A dental team from Ripon has brought smiles to the faces of children visiting from Chernobyl.  Bupa Dental Care welcomed a group of children from the Ukrainian town as part of a project with Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline. The latest visit marked the seventh annual trip for the children. As part of the partnership, dental volunteers […]


Northwich dental team swaps the treatment room for the river

Northwich dental team swaps the treatment room for the river

A dental team from Northwich, Cheshire is swapping the treatment room for the river to take part in the town’s famous dragon race. Dentist Paul Diss, from Witton Street Dental Practice, and his fellow team members are set to participate in Northwich River Festival’s most eagerly anticipated race on Saturday 13th July. The festival, which […]


Wellington dentist submits extensions plans

Wellington dentist submits extensions plans

The owner of a Wellington dental practice has submitted plans to extend his current surgery in a bid to expand the dental team and increase patient numbers. Barry Kasai, the owner of Wellington Dental Practice, is proposing to add a single-storey extension to the High Street premises. The additional space would create room for a […]


Norwich dentist completes Three Peaks challenge

Norwich dentist completes Three Peaks challenge

A dentist from Norwich has successfully completed the notorious Three Peaks challenge to raise money for charity. Dr Gautam Sharma, from West Earlham Dental Practice, scaled some of the most famous mountains in the country to support the Norfolk and Norwich Association for the Blind. The charity is one of the oldest in England, and […]


Bournemouth fishermen receive free dental checks at Poole Quay

Bournemouth fishermen receive free dental checks at Poole Quay

Fishermen from the Bournemouth area were invited to attend a free dental clinic at Poole Quay on Tuesday 9th July. The clinic was organised by SeaFit in association with Dentaid. SeaFit is a charity initiative, which works to protect fishermen’s health and wellbeing by hosting wellness and welfare events and improving access to health services […]


Westbury dental practice opening delayed

Westbury dental practice opening delayed

The opening of a new dental surgery in Westbury has been postponed. South Cliff Dental Group was planning to host an open day to celebrate the grand opening of the new High Street practice on Monday 1st July, but the event was cancelled due to the fact that building work is still underway. Instead of […]


Dental waiting lists reach 22,000 in Cornwall

Dental waiting lists reach 22,000 in Cornwall

The number of people waiting for dental treatment in Cornwall has reached 22,000, according to the latest figures from NHS England. The extent of Cornwall’s NHS dental access problem was revealed at a recent meeting of Cornwall Council’s health and adult social care overview and scrutiny committee. More than 22,000 people currently don’t have an […]


Bristol dental group acquires its sixth practice

Bristol dental group acquires its sixth practice

A dental group based in Bristol has successfully acquired its sixth dental practice. Dentina recently added to its portfolio after taking over Clifton Dental Surgery in Clifton Village. The practice offers a wide range of services, specialising in cosmetic dentistry, general dental care and implantology. The acquisition was overseen by commercial law firm, Meade King. […]


Irish dentists angered by unspent sugar tax windfall

Irish dentists angered by unspent sugar tax windfall

Northern Irish dentists have reacted angrily to the news that millions of pounds raised by a sugar tax has not been spent by Stormont. The British Dental Association in Northern Ireland accused officials of allowing more than £12 million raised by the sugar levy to slip into a “black hole.” Dentists had been under the […]


Tim Farron secures guarantees to improve dental access in Cumbria following parliamentary meeting

Tim Farron secures guarantees to improve dental access in Cumbria following parliamentary meeting

Tim Farron, the MP for South Lakes, has secured guarantees from ministers after chairing a parliamentary meeting about access to dental services in Cumbria on Wednesday 3rd July. During the meeting, Mr Farron outlined the current situation, describing is an “unjust” and pointing out that patients are unable to see a dentist without facing a […]