Posts Tagged ‘Bodmin’

Truro councillor calls for urgent action, as 50,000 people wait for an NHS dental place

Truro councillor calls for urgent action, as 50,000 people wait for an NHS dental place

A Truro councillor has called for urgent action, as 50,000 people across Cornwall wait for an NHS dental place. Independent councillor, Loic Rich, has requested that Cornwall Council backs calls for immediate intervention, as research shows that there are now more than 48,000 people on dental waiting lists. Mr Rich has widespread support from other […]


Staff Team Hears About Dental Practice Closure In Paper

Staff Team Hears About Dental Practice Closure In Paper

Members of staff from a Cornish dental practice learned that they had lost their jobs after reading that the surgery had closed unexpectedly in the local press last week. George House Dental Practice in Bodmin closed suddenly on Friday night and some members of staff only found out after reading a story published on the […]


Bodmin Dental Practice Suddenly Closes

Bodmin Dental Practice Suddenly Closes

A dental practice in Bodmin has closed suddenly, leaving more than 2,000 patients without an NHS dentist. George House Dental Practice in Bodmin closed just two days after informing health bosses from NHS England that it was facing bankruptcy. A representative from NHS England said that it is normal practice for surgeries facing financial difficulties […]


Bodmin Dental Student Returns From Charity Mission

Bodmin Dental Student Returns From Charity Mission

Kate Rowe, a dental student from Bodmin, has been talking about her experiences treating some of the world’s poorest people in India. Kate, who is a final year student at the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry in Plymouth, spent three weeks in India, providing basic dental care for villagers living in the foothills of […]