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Mar - 2009.

  • 1 4m boost to dental services
  • NHS Great Yarmouth and Waveney is to pump an additional 1 4 million into providing important new dental services across the region It was agreed by the PCT board and the cash will be used to open a new NHS practice in Southwold and increase dental capacity i.. read more. Posted on : Tue 31st - Mar - 2009

  • Brushing teeth can prevent pregnancy complications
  • Pregnant mums can reduce dangerous complications during pregnancy and prevent infection in their newborn baby by brushing their teeth well That s according to a recent report by scientists who suggest that bacteria in a woman s mouth can cause potentially seri.. read more. Posted on : Tue 31st - Mar - 2009

  • Healthcare hotline launched for patients
  • A one stop shop for complaints concerns and comments on health services in Portsmouth is up and running Health officials have combined the complaints team and Patients advice and Liaison Service to make is easier for people s concerns to be resolved The new .. read more. Posted on : Tue 31st - Mar - 2009

  • Pay award fails NHS dentists says BDA
  • Today s announcement that high street dentists are to be awarded a 0 21 gross pay uplift fails to provide a much needed boost for NHS dentistry according to the British Dental Association BDA The 0 21 rise is based on a formula that taking estimated dec.. read more. Posted on : Tue 31st - Mar - 2009

  • Dentist pioneers 3D scan for perfect fit braces
  • An orthodontic clinic is promising a perfect fit every time thanks to a new 3D scanning process that has been introduced to the UK The London Lingual Orthodontic Clinic claims it can offer a bespoke fit every time and specialises in lingual braces The i Cat Co.. read more. Posted on : Mon 30th - Mar - 2009

  • Dentist appoints own in surgery ceramist
  • A cosmetic dentist has employed his own in house dental technician Master ceramist Ian Smith left his post at a large dental lab in Devon to join Dr Attiq Rahman and work full time at the Visage Lifestyle Clinic in Glasgow Dr Attiq Rahman said lsquo It is .. read more. Posted on : Mon 30th - Mar - 2009

  • Partnership boosts extraction in dental market
  • Air filtration and extraction specialist Widespread Solutions WS has appointed Metrodent Ltd as sole distributor of its products to the dental market The partnership will see dental supplies expert Metrodent distribute a series of WS products namely air f.. read more. Posted on : Mon 30th - Mar - 2009

  • GDC fee reminder for dental care professionals
  • The deadline for all dental care professionals to pay their annual retention fee ARF is 31 July 2009 This means a change for thousands of dental hygienists dental therapists clinical dental technicians and orthodontic therapists who are used to paying in .. read more. Posted on : Mon 30th - Mar - 2009

  • New training scheme for dental nurses launched
  • A new and innovative partnership between North Western Deanery The University of Central Lancashire UCLan and Colgate has produced a programme for registered dental nurses to study part time towards a lsquo Certificate in Oral Health and Application of Flu.. read more. Posted on : Mon 30th - Mar - 2009

  • Dentist shortlisted for Asian icon award
  • A London dentist is on the shortlist for an Asian Women of Achievement award Dr Sunita Verma cosmetic dentist at Sparkle Dental Boutique in Hanwell west London has been selected in the category Professional of the Year The 10th Asian Women of Achievement .. read more. Posted on : Mon 30th - Mar - 2009

  • Celebrating the cr me de la cr me
  • The Smile Awards ndash created to promote clinical excellence in facial aesthetics and to give dental professionals the chance to be rewarded for practising at the highest level ndash was a great success The cr me de la cr me of cosmetic dentists up and .. read more. Posted on : Fri 27th - Mar - 2009

  • Students offer Wii dental solution
  • Three dental students have dreamed up a solution for practising manual skills away from the clinic The students are in their final year at Glasgow Dental School and have developed the concept of using Wii technology to help dental students try out their operat.. read more. Posted on : Thu 26th - Mar - 2009

  • A massage then get your teeth done
  • Two chiropractors have opened a dental practice that boasts a beauty salon in reception Dr Mark Blokland and Dr Simon Clarke launched the new holistic dental practice in Swindon this month The practice under the clinical direction of dental surgeon Helen Barn.. read more. Posted on : Thu 26th - Mar - 2009

  • Think tank says dentists should get NHS quota
  • Dentists should have a cap on the amount of private work they do a think tank has said The New Local Government Network which specialises in public service reform said imposing a quota would help improve access to NHS dentistry It said such a move was justi.. read more. Posted on : Wed 25th - Mar - 2009

  • Dental school closure rumours quashed
  • The head of Liverpool University s dentistry department has rubbished speculation that the dental school is under threat of closure Media coverage has suggested that some of the city university s departments ndash including dentistry ndash were being axed .. read more. Posted on : Wed 25th - Mar - 2009

  • Fruity diet may damage teeth says dentist
  • A top cosmetic has warned that a lsquo five a day healthy diet may be ruining our teeth Dr Rahul Doshi at The Perfect Smile Studios Academy in Hertfordshire has warned that in a bid to get healthy and stick to the healthy eating regime many of us maybe n.. read more. Posted on : Tue 24th - Mar - 2009

  • Dental blog reveals nerves of Steele
  • The leader of the independent review into NHS dentistry has revealed he s nervous of the dentist Jimmy Steele who is also professor of oral health services research at Newcastle University is keeping the dental world up to date with the review body s progres.. read more. Posted on : Tue 24th - Mar - 2009

  • Students to help children with dental fears
  • Dental students are being taught some simple techniques to allay the fears of their young patients This comes in the light of the news that a Cornish girl starved herself to death severely traumatised by a trip to the dentist Eight year old Sophie Waller fro.. read more. Posted on : Tue 24th - Mar - 2009

  • Dentist on Muslim women power list
  • A London dental professor has been rated among the most powerful Muslim women in Britain Professor Farida Fortune dean of dentistry professor of medicine in relation to oral health at Queen Mary s London University is among those nominated onto Britain s .. read more. Posted on : Mon 23rd - Mar - 2009

  • Small profit reduction for NHS practices
  • The changing nature of dental practice in England and Wales is reflected for the first time in the annual benchmarking exercise carried out by the National Association of Specialist Dental Accountants NASDA The figures collected by NASDA accountants fr.. read more. Posted on : Fri 20th - Mar - 2009

  • Win an ultrasonic bath
  • The British Dental Trade Association BDTA will be sponsoring the visitor passport at this year s British Dental Conference and Exhibition in Glasgow The BDTA represents more than 120 manufacturers and suppliers of dental products and services many of whom w.. read more. Posted on : Fri 20th - Mar - 2009

  • Patients left at risk by uninsured dentists
  • Patients are at risk of not receiving compensation if they are negligently harmed by a doctor or dentist warned the Medical Defence Union MDU Under the current system of medical and dental indemnity doctors and dentists are still not required to have insur.. read more. Posted on : Thu 19th - Mar - 2009

  • Dental teams work for Showcase
  • The British Dental Trade Association BDTA has announced the Showcase partners for this year that will work with them to promote the event in November The BDTA will be working with each of the associations in the lead up to Dental Showcase in November to ensu.. read more. Posted on : Thu 19th - Mar - 2009

  • Northants dental surgery plans announced
  • Two dental surgeries may open in north Northamptonshire to help meet a need for dentists in the area Northamptonshire Teaching Primary Care Trust is proposing to open a dental surgery within Prospect House in Lower Street Kettering and another to cover Oundl.. read more. Posted on : Thu 19th - Mar - 2009

  • Working class hero
  • Dr Saaqib Ali is a man who knows the benefits of applying yourself Taking home the full sweep of four Dentistry Awards ndash and that includes last year s newly introduced Outstanding Achievement Award won by the practice s orthodontist and old principal .. read more. Posted on : Thu 19th - Mar - 2009

  • Dental clinic launches specialist service
  • A dental practice in Newcastle launched a specialist periodontal referral service for all dentists across the region Dr Geoff Sharpe one of the UK s leading periodontists joined The Cosmetic Dental Clinic in late 2008 providing specialist gum and dental bone.. read more. Posted on : Thu 19th - Mar - 2009

  • Dentistry Top 50 and a new number one
  • Thousands of you voted online and here are the results in full This now traditional annual feature yet again gripped readers as they took the opportunity to have their say on who they felt were the most influential people in the UK dental profession This is .. read more. Posted on : Tue 17th - Mar - 2009

  • Last chance to book
  • Hurry up Independent Seminars are offering a last chance to book onto a selection of their key speaker seminars including John Cranham Ian Buckle and Larry Rosenthal and Mike Apa The dates and venues are as follows strong Occlusion treatment planning Joh.. read more. Posted on : Fri 13th - Mar - 2009

  • Dental nurse duo set up in practice
  • Two dental nurses are blazing a trail by setting up their own practice ndash and hiring a dentist to work for them The change in GDC rules has enabled Leanne Martin 32 and Tina Wilson 37 to launch the surgery in Lincoln where there is a need for more de.. read more. Posted on : Fri 13th - Mar - 2009

  • Dentist slams rise in NHS charges
  • A top dentist has slammed the government s hike in NHS dental treatments The increase takes effect on 1 April and Paul Batchelor senior lecturer and consultant in Dental Public Health at University College London Eastman Dental Hospital says it contradicts.. read more. Posted on : Fri 13th - Mar - 2009

  • Dentists back No Smoking Day
  • The British Dental Association BDA and the Mouth Cancer Foundation have given backing to No Smoking Day 2009 today Wednesday Organisers work closely with local stop smoking services to organise events to help smokers quit and promote the health benefits an.. read more. Posted on : Wed 11th - Mar - 2009

  • Steele updates politicians on dentistry review
  • The leader of an independent review into NHS dentistry in England Professor Jimmy Steele updated politicians on his progress at the first full meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group APPG for Dentistry The private meeting led by chairwoman Charlotte .. read more. Posted on : Tue 10th - Mar - 2009

  • Dentists urged to think before Botox
  • The General Dental Council GDC has confirmed its guidance on non surgical cosmetic procedures This is the result of the GDC s public consultation on the scope of practice of the dental team in 2008 It sought views on what different groups of professionals c.. read more. Posted on : Mon 9th - Mar - 2009

  • Dental charges increase
  • The cost of some NHS dental treatments in England are to increase from 1 April along with a 10p hike on prescription charges The maximum charge for complex NHS dental treatments such as the fitting of crowns bridges or dentures will be frozen at the existin.. read more. Posted on : Mon 9th - Mar - 2009

  • Student guide to dental standards
  • The GDC is gathering views on the draft guidance regarding student fitness to practise FtP through a new consultation The guidance document is aimed at student dentists and student dental care professionals as well as the institutions that provide dental tr.. read more. Posted on : Mon 9th - Mar - 2009

  • Tooth decay it s not just what we eat
  • New research has found that modern lifestyle habits may play a bigger role than food alone when it comes to tooth decay A review of the scientific evidence over the past 150 years found that the effects of fluoride toothpaste good oral hygiene and health edu.. read more. Posted on : Mon 9th - Mar - 2009

  • Dental ethics added to Premier Awards list
  • The Premier Awards has added lsquo dental ethics to its list of original paper submissions Dental Protection and Sch lke announced the expansion of the awards that offers a total prize fund of 6 000 The awards offer one of the largest cash prizes for dent.. read more. Posted on : Mon 9th - Mar - 2009

  • Brushing teeth boosts sperm count
  • Brushing your teeth twice a day can boost your sperm count That s according to the British Dental Health Foundation BDHF who have advised reaching for a toothbrush after research found that infertile men are far more likely to suffer from gum disease A stu.. read more. Posted on : Wed 4th - Mar - 2009

  • Russ Ladwa elected Dean of the FGDP UK
  • Russ Ladwa has been elected as dean at the Faculty of General Dental Practice UK FGDP UK He succeeds Richard Hayward Russ is a London based general dental practitioner who qualified in London in 1975 He has been involved with the FGDP UK since its early.. read more. Posted on : Wed 4th - Mar - 2009

  • No compromises anymore it s mine
  • Jan Baxendale became a hygienist more than 30 years ago and has always considered herself a team player She qualified with the Royal Navy in 1976 and married the following year When her husband Rodney left the navy one year later the couple moved to Lincol.. read more. Posted on : Mon 2nd - Mar - 2009


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