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New dental practice opens in former pub in Hartlepool

New dental practice opens in former pub in Hartlepool

A new dental practice has opened on the site of a former pub in Hartlepool. Health & Smile, a new community-based dental clinic, has officially opened its doors to patients. The practice is located on Easington Road on the site previously occupied by The Saxon pub.  Practice owner, Kusum Chawla, is hoping to create a […]


Yorkshire dental duo supports vulnerable women and children in Sri Lanka

Yorkshire dental duo supports vulnerable women and children in Sri Lanka

A pair of dentists from Yorkshire has invested in an innovative charity initiative to support vulnerable women and girls in Sri Lanka.  Drs Catherine McCanny Hendron and Martina Hodgson decided to support the Rosie May Foundation after seeing a presentation at an Inspiring Women in Dentistry event. The duo has now contributed to new pink […]


Bradford community dental team backs oral cancer campaign

Bradford community dental team backs oral cancer campaign

Ahead of the launch of Mouth Cancer Action Month, the community dental team at the Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is working to raise awareness of oral cancer.  The team, which provides dental care across the region, will be donning blue smiles and participating in activities and events to educate people about oral cancer […]


Dental tourism is booming, as more and more Brits seek cheaper treatment overseas

Dental tourism is booming, as more and more Brits seek cheaper treatment overseas

The trend for travelling overseas for dental treatment is gathering pace, as more and more Brits consider flying abroad to save on services like dental implants and cosmetic braces.  As government figures show that less than 50% of adults regularly see a dentist in the UK, dental tourism is booming. Offering the chance to undergo […]


New urgent care dental service launches in the North West

New urgent care dental service launches in the North West

Patients based in the Greater Manchester area will have access to an updated urgent dental care service following the introduction of a new helpline.  Previously, those in need of urgent dental care were encouraged to make use of drop-in services or find an out of hours’ emergency centre, but the system has now been replaced […]


Children’s oral health continues to improve in Scotland

Children’s oral health continues to improve in Scotland

New figures have revealed that the proportion of children free from signs of dental decay in Scotland has hit a record high.  The latest statistics from NHS Scotland suggest that 80% of children in P7 had no visible signs of decay in their adult teeth. The 2019 figure represents a significant increase from 53% in […]


Telford dentists submit application to turn former bank into new practice

Telford dentists submit application to turn former bank into new practice

The owners of a Telford dental clinic have submitted an application to convert a former bank into a brand new practice. The team at Woodhouse Dental Practice is hoping to secure change of use permission to turn the former Lloyds TSB branch in Donnington into a brand new surgery. The proposal has been sent to […]


Hamilton dental duo bids farewell to patients after 40 years in the town

Hamilton dental duo bids farewell to patients after 40 years in the town

A pair of Hamilton dentists has bid farewell to patients after tending to teeth in the town for 40 years.  Duncan Morton and Hamish Borland have handed over the reins of the Borland and Morton Practice and are now preparing to enjoy a well-deserved break. The duo is retiring after working in the industry for […]


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 […]


Dental charity urges the public to give up fizzy drinks to reduce diabetes risk

Dental charity urges the public to give up fizzy drinks to reduce diabetes risk

A leading dental charity has urged the public to give up fizzy drinks following the publication of new research linking consumption to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes.  The Oral Health Foundation is calling for people to cut out pop after a study published in the Diabetes Care Journal revealed that increasing your consumption […]