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Plymouth patients face a lengthy wait to see a dentist

Plymouth patients face a lengthy wait to see a dentist

Dental patients are facing lengthy waits in Plymouth, new figures have revealed. Statistics released for electoral wards within the city show that waiting times are increasing in many parts, with over 14,000 people currently on a waiting list. A new map, which shows the number of people on a waiting list per 10,000 residents, highlights […]


Aberdeenshire council gives dental practice expansion plans the green light

Aberdeenshire council gives dental practice expansion plans the green light

Planning officers at Aberdeenshire Council have given plans to expand a dental practice the green light. The owners of Inverurie Dental Practice on High Street submitted proposals to extend into the neighbouring building. The unit next to the practice had been vacant since November, and the owners felt it would be the perfect opportunity to […]


New survey suggests a fear of pain is keeping a quarter of British workers away from the dentist

New survey suggests a fear of pain is keeping a quarter of British workers away from the dentist

A new survey has revealed that a quarter of British employees are avoiding going to the dentist due to a fear of pain.  One in four people polled by Unum Dental admitted to putting off going to the dentist because they were afraid of pain. The survey involved 2,000 adults working in the private sector.  […]


Shirley dental team showcases the results of 18-month refurbishment

Shirley dental team showcases the results of 18-month refurbishment

A dental team from Shirley, near Croydon, has been proudly showing off the results of an 18-month refurbishment. Patients, local residents and even the Mayor of Croydon attended the grand re-opening of Gentle Dental Care recently. The clinic, which is owned by Dr Kam Sachdev, has undergone extension refurbishment over the last year and half […]


Tiger that Came for Teeth

Tiger that Came for Teeth

Kuzma, a 10-year-old Siberian tiger, has undergone dental treatment in Liverpool. The beautiful big cat is one of Knowsley Safari Park’s most popular residents. A team of veterinary experts was gathered for the procedure after a routine dental examination flagged up a number of issues. X-rays confirmed that Kuzma had a damaged root in one […]


Cleckheaton dental practice has new owners

Cleckheaton dental practice has new owners

A well-known dental practice in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, has been taken over by new owners. Christie & Co has confirmed the recent sale of 57 Dental Care. The centre, which is housed in a substantial detached property, has been purchased by Temur and Sanna Khan. The practice houses four surgeries, which were renovated when the […]


Councillors raise concerns over future provision of dental services in deprived areas of Portsmouth

Councillors raise concerns over future provision of dental services in deprived areas of Portsmouth

Councillors in Portsmouth have raised concerns over the future of NHS dental provision in some of the city’s most deprived areas. NHS England has been working to identify suitable providers for new contracts after Colosseum Dental announced that it would cease to provide NHNS dental care unexpectedly. The chain had three clinics in the city, […]


Colgate introduces two new vegan toothpaste products

Colgate introduces two new vegan toothpaste products

Colgate has launched two new vegan toothpaste products. As more and more people choose to follow a vegan diet, the manufacturer has introduced two new products, which have been certified by The Vegan Society.  Although Colgate is not a vegan company, The Vegan Society has assured its social media followers that both of the new […]


Experts highlight the dental dangers of drinking sparkling water

Experts highlight the dental dangers of drinking sparkling water

A new year often triggers a wave of healthy eating and adopting habits that are designed to boost health and wellbeing. While many people might assume that drinking more water is a great way to do this, scientists are urging those who are partial to sparkling water to proceed with caution.  Water is the best […]


Appeal raises thousands for Cambridgeshire man left needing urgent dental treatment following New Year’s attack

Appeal raises thousands for Cambridgeshire man left needing urgent dental treatment following New Year’s attack

An appeal launched to raise money for a Cambridgeshire man who was attacked on New Year’s Day has raised thousands of pounds. Jordan Dyball was assaulted in an unprovoked attack while making his way to a friend’s house in Manea after celebrating New Year’s Eve at the local pub.  Jordan was walking home with his […]