The British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy (BSDHT) is thrilled to announce the return of its First Smiles initiative, bringing oral health education to young children in their own classrooms.
One of Cardiff’s leading dental practices has invested heavily to transform its surgery and expand its high-end medical and cosmetic treatments.
Young Innovations, a leading dental manufacturer, is driving its involvement in Europe forward.
Children at Akato Primary School in Togo, West Africa, have been given a huge reason to smile following a donation of educational materials by the Oral Health Foundation.
Commenting further on the impact on the NHS and individual clinicians in general following the Lord Chancellor’s decision to reduce the discount rate, MDDUS Chief Executive Chris Kenny said, "The Chancellor’s confirmation...
Dentistry at King’s College London has again been ranked first in the UK and has risen to first place in Europe in the 2017 QS World University Rankings.
Emma Greenwood, director of policy at Cancer Research UK, said, “Figures for January are the worst ever performance against this crucial cancer target – which has now been missed annually for three...
Responding to the Spring Budget announcement, the British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy (BSDHT) is cautiously optimistic that it appears the proposed sugar levy on soft drinks has had the desired...
The British Dental Association Wales has strongly criticised above-inflation increases in NHS dental charges from the Welsh Government.
On March 20, 2017, Allan J. Formicola, dean emeritus of the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine (CDM), will receive a William J. Gies Award for outstanding achievement as a dental educator...
The Westminster Food and Nutrition Forum is holding a seminar in Central London on Thursday, April 27, to discuss ‘Implementing policy on sugar reduction – reformulation, consumer choices and regulation’.
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Clinical waste and needlestick safety expert Initial Medical is running an online survey in conjunction with the British Association of Dental Nurses (BADN), into the incidence of needlestick injuries amongst dental nurses...
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Following strong representations, the Chancellor announced that there would be a deferral on the implementation of HMRC’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) strategy for businesses.
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Paul Werrell has joined the healthcare team at Veale Wasbrough Vizards (VWV) as a partner.
Surgery Express has announced that it has added the innovative implant systems from TBR to its eclectic range of essential dental supplies.
A new method of detecting bacteria during root canal treatments could eradicate the need for follow up appointments and prevent treatments from failing, according to a study published today in the Journal...
Connect Dental Campus (connectdentalcampus.co.uk) is the latest online resource from Henry Schein Dental.
Dentaid’s first volunteering team has returned from the Greek island of Samos where they have been providing emergency dental treatment for refugees.
The British Dental Association (BDA) has called on MPs to hold NHS subcontractor Capita accountable for administrative failings that are preventing hundreds of NHS dentists from earning a living – putting their...
Devonport children and parents were treated to a special screening of a unique film aimed at tackling the city’s growing tooth decay problem.
A North East dentist has become the first in the world to hold two of the industry’s highest honours.
The General Dental Council (GDC) is seeking up to two new dental professional members and four lay members to join the council.
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal is to receive an honorary fellowship of the Faculty of Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons in recognition of her strong commitment to children’s...
Georgina Cartwright of Croydon Orthodontic Practice was praised for her outstanding patient care when she was presented with the Against the Odds trophy at a British Orthodontic Society meeting in London.
The British Dental Association Wales has secured substantial amendments to the new government regulations on private dentistry in Wales, including those to ensure single-handed practitioners are not onerously burdened by annual fees...
The Lord Chancellor, Liz Truss, recently announced a cut to the discount rate applied to personal injury claims from 2.5-0.75 per cent.
A brand new online platform has launched in dentistry to provide advice and support surrounding the health and wellbeing of clinicians, practices and patients alike.
The pressure of dental practice, including increasing patient demands, business worries and rising complaints and claims, is pushing some practitioners to the brink, the Dental Defence Union (DDU) has warned.
The British Dental Association (BDA) has launched a wide-ranging consultation on what the profession wants from regulation, with a pledge to push for a system that works for dentists and patients.
Dentists in Great Britain seeking high performing, but affordable, dental implants can now partner with Anthogyr Limited to make implant treatment more accessible to patients.
The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association’s 74th Annual Meeting will be held in Colorado Springs on March 13-18, 2017.