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Mydentist submits plans to create a new dental practice in Durham

Mydentist submits plans to create a new dental practice in Durham

Dental chain, mydentist, has submitted plans to open a new practice in Durham. The company, which runs dental practices all over the country, is hoping to convert premises formerly used as a gym and Pilates space into a brand new surgery. Mydentist applied for change of use planning permission for the premises, located on Hawthorn […]


Dentaid confirms launch of second mobile unit

Dentaid confirms launch of second mobile unit

Dentaid has confirmed the launch of a second mobile unit. The UK-based charity revealed the news at the BDIA Dental Showcase and will run the second clinic in association with Bupa Dental Care.  The new vehicle will build on the successes of the first unit, touring homeless shelters and facilities, soup kitchens and day centres. […]


Brighouse dental clinic expansion creates new jobs

Brighouse dental clinic expansion creates new jobs

A dental clinic based in Brighouse, West Yorkshire, is set to expand, creating several new jobs. Town Hall Dental is in the process of adding two new surgeries at its base in the Old Town Hall in the centre of Brighouse. The practice, which has been providing dental care since 2012, will be expanding its […]


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 […]


Popular March dentist hangs up her drill after 27 years

Popular March dentist hangs up her drill after 27 years

A popular dentist from March has hung up her drill after treating local patients for 27 years.  Dr Barbara Taylor has bid colleagues and patients at Upwell Road Dental Centre a fond farewell after spending nearly three decades at the practice. Barbara came to Fenland in 1989 with her husband Martin and has been an […]


New dental practice to open in Northwich’s Baron’s Quay development

New dental practice to open in Northwich’s Baron’s Quay development

A new dental practice is set to open in Northwich’s Baron’s Quay development.  The practice, which will be part of a UK-wide network of orthodontist and dental clinics owned by Portman Healthcare, will be located between the Cheshire town’s new Sports Direct and Card Factory stores.  Work will now begin on the new premises after […]


New NHS dental practice opens in Billingham

New NHS dental practice opens in Billingham

A new NHS dental practice has opened in Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees. The move comes after Queensway Dental announced that it would no longer be providing NHS dental treatment in 2018. After 21 months of campaigning to increase the number of NHS dental places in the North East town, patients, local councillors and residents are delighted to […]


Stoke’s oldest dental practice due to open under new ownership

Stoke’s oldest dental practice due to open under new ownership

Stoke-on-Trent’s oldest dental practice is set to reopen next month (November) under new ownership. AR Fee Dental Practice, which has been operating as a dental clinic since 1891, has been taken over by Synergy Dental & Implant Centre. Plans for the practice, which will be rebranded and known as Synergy Dental @ Fountain Place, are […]


BDA museum temporary exhibition shows history of toothbrush

BDA museum temporary exhibition shows history of toothbrush

A new temporary exhibition at the BDA museum has everything you need to know about the history of the toothbrush. The exhibition is a crucial part of a research project at the University of Kent, called ‘Oral health inequalities, oral health cultures 1870-1970’. On display are a number of key pieces that were hugely significant […]


More than 40% of Leicester residents haven’t seen an NHS dentist for 2 years

More than 40% of Leicester residents haven’t seen an NHS dentist for 2 years

More than 40% of Leicester residents haven’t seen an NHS dentist for at least 2 years, according to new figures. Statistics from the latest GP Patient Survey suggested that 15% of patients in the city hadn’t tried to make an appointment in the last 24 months, while 27% had never tried to see an NHS […]