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Peterhead dental practice gets the green light for expansion plans following government intervention

Peterhead dental practice gets the green light for expansion plans following government intervention

A dental practice in Peterhead has been given the green light for expansion plans after the government intervened. Councillors in Aberdeenshire said that proposals put forward by Queen Street Dental would have a “negative impact” on the local area, but the plans have now been approved by the Scottish Government. The plans outlined ideas for […]


Wickford dental practice backs new scheme to encourage parents to take their children to the dentist

Wickford dental practice backs new scheme to encourage parents to take their children to the dentist

Recently, figures revealed a significant decrease in the proportion of children attending dental appointments in the Brentford and Basildon areas, and a local practice is determined to play its part in improving standards of oral health. Cygnet Dental Practice, which is based in nearby Wickford, is offering local schools and nurseries the chance to organise […]


The UK’s priciest bungalow goes up for sale complete with its own dental surgery

The UK’s priciest bungalow goes up for sale complete with its own dental surgery

One of the most eye-catching properties in the UK has come up for sale. With a price tag of around £4.5 million, a bungalow in the much sought-after area of Canford Cliffs has become the most expensive single-storey residence in Britain. The bungalow will turn heads due to its location a stone’s throw from prestigious […]


Ilola the lion cub undergoes dental treatment at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Ilola the lion cub undergoes dental treatment at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Dentists in Victoria, Australia had a very special patient recently. A specialist dentist joined keepers at Werribee Open Range Zoo to treat Ilola, a 12-month old lion cub who was suffering from a painful dental infection. Ilola needed four teeth extracting after it was revealed that she had developed an infection as a result of […]


Yorkshire beautician fined for providing illegal tooth whitening treatment

Yorkshire beautician fined for providing illegal tooth whitening treatment

A beautician from Yorkshire has been fined after providing illegal tooth whitening treatment. Emma Hood, from Redcar, has been prosecuted by the General Dental Council following an investigation into services she offered at her salon, The Vibe. Ms Hood, 31, was found to be offering bleaching treatment at a price of £45. Under EU legislation, […]


Half of adults in England skip regular dental appointments

Half of adults in England skip regular dental appointments

New statistics from NHS Digital show that half of adults in England haven’t been to an NHS dentist in the last two years. Figures reveal that 50.7 percent of adults saw an NHS dentist in the last two years, despite the fact that dentists recommend check-ups every 6-24 months. The figures suggest a decrease in […]


Newcastle Emlyn dental practice reopens following relocation

Newcastle Emlyn dental practice reopens following relocation

A dental practice based in Newcastle Emlyn has reopened after moving to new premises. Emlyn Dental Care has relocated from its previous home in Adpar to a new site in Church Lane, which was previously used as a day centre. Neil and Arwel Jones, the owners of the practice, hosted an opening celebration to welcome […]


Penarth dental team gets in a spin for charity

Penarth dental team gets in a spin for charity

A dental team from Penarth has taken place in a sponsored spin-a-thon to raise money for a good cause. Dentist, nurses and reception staff from Bupa Dental hosted a fun day, which featured an eight-hour spin-a-thon, to raise funds for the neonatal unit at the University Hospital of Wales. The team decided to host the […]


The number of complaints about GP and dental services in Wakefield falls, new figures confirm

The number of complaints about GP and dental services in Wakefield falls, new figures confirm

New figures revealed a decrease in the number of complaints made about GP and dental services in Wakefield. Data released by Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) showed that the number of written complaints has fallen since 2016/2017. Between April 2016 and March 2017, the CCG received a total of 571 written complaints about GP and […]


Frinton dental practice a step closer to securing the green light for expansion plans

Frinton dental practice a step closer to securing the green light for expansion plans

The owners of a dental practice in Frinton have moved a step closer to securing the green light for expansion plans. The proprietors of Elm Tree surgery have submitted a planning application to replace the current premises with a larger, more modern building. The move to destroy the current site and create a new, purpose-built […]