Practice Management

Dental complaints have risen by two-thirds

Complaints about NHS dental practices have risen by two-thirds, according to England’s Health Ombudsman. Access, treatment, and fees are common causes for concern.

Call for healthcare community to unite as 70 per cent of Jewish professionals report a rise in antisemitism

 A survey of 293 Jewish healthcare practitioners was carried out by the Jewish Dental Association in collaboration with Alpha Omega. It found that 95 per cent of Jewish healthcare professionals (HCPs)...

First-time buyer snaps up Wishaw practice

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of Wishaw Dental Clinic in North Lanarkshire.

500 extra NHS dental appointments made available for children

Spadental in Whitchurch has increased the number of NHS-funded appointments available for children up to 19-years-old.

Episode 17: Dental Market Review

In this episode, we talk to Christie & Co's Paul Graham about the publication of the ‘Dental Market Review 2023’.

Keeping patients loyal

Tom Alcraft explores what clinicians can do during challenging times.

Norwich practice announces plans to go private

Following a letter to all of its patients, Taverham Dental Health Clinic announced it will cease NHS treatment for adults and children from 2024.

Wiltshire practice joins independent dental group

IM Smile, a Southwest based group, has announced the acquisition of Haynes Road Dental Practice.

Dental property market analysis released

Specialist business property adviser Christie & Co, has launched its Dental Market Review 2023 which offers a panoramic view of the UK dental business sector, spotlighting important areas, including...

Dental practices need to support staff with menopause

A recent legal judgement in which an employee was awarded £65,000 compensation after an employer failed to make reasonable adjustments when her role was affected by menopause symptoms, illustrates the...

Tailored support and financial solutions for dentists: partnership announced

The Association of Dental Administrators and Managers (ADAM) is delighted that Snowbird Finance has announced it is partnering with ADAM to support and advise practice managers through the finance...

NASDAL DCby1 Practice of the Year Award 2024 launches

Heidi Marshall, chair of NASDAL, has announced the launch of the 2024 NASDAL Dental Check by One Practice of the Year award.  The award seeks to recognise a dental practice that has been successfully...