The Dentist Magazine.

Smiles all round

One of Cardiff’s leading dental practices has invested heavily to transform its surgery and expand its high-end medical and cosmetic treatments.

Published: 16/03/2017

Read More

Expansion into Europe

Young Innovations, a leading dental manufacturer, is driving its involvement in Europe forward.

Published: 16/03/2017

Read More

MDDUS urges Lord Chancellor to pause the discount rate change

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 of the £6bn cost of the discount rate change increases our concern for our medical and dental members. 

Published: 15/03/2017

Read More

Revenue through ‘sugar tax’ falls short of original forecast

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 effect in persuading manufactures to reduce the amount of sugar in their products.

Published: 15/03/2017

Read More

Needlestick safety survey

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 working in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. 

Published: 09/03/2017

Read More

Children’s oral health initiative returns

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.

Read More

Published: 16/03/2017

Charity raises smiles for Togolese school children

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.

Read More

Published: 15/03/2017

First in Europe for dentistry

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.

Read More

Published: 15/03/2017

Cancer Research UK responds to the latest NHS England cancer waiting times data

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...

Read More

Published: 15/03/2017

Above-inflation increases in NHS charges

The British Dental Association Wales has strongly criticised above-inflation increases in NHS dental charges from the Welsh Government.

Read More

Published: 15/03/2017

All News Stories