Align Technology announces its first hybrid UKI Orthodontic Summit

Align Technology has announced that its first hybrid in-person and virtual UKI Orthodontic Summit will be held in London on May 20-21, 2022.

Miele creates action plan to make appliances more sustainable

Increasing the use of recycled materials in the manufacture of glasswashers and washer disinfectors is just one of Miele’s ambitious goals to become more sustainable.

Five tips for best practice in dentist waiting rooms, creating a calm and welcoming environment to reduce patient anxiety

Waiting rooms can be an anxious place for many people and as it’s the first thing your patients see when they enter your practice, it’s important to make it as welcoming and calming as possible.

The right time?

Dean Barker explains why selling now could be the best option.

The future of investments?

Richard Lichman looks at the world of cryptocurrency.

Supporting patients with implants

Charleane McInally discusses what extra care needs to be given to this particular cohort of patients.

Don’t suffer in silence

Kimberley Lloyd-Rees looks at the solutions available to fight hay fever.

How to enjoy Easter and other sugary treats while avoiding tooth decay

Easter is nearly here, which means lots of chocolate and sweet treats are on offer. Children celebrating Passover (from April 15) and Eid (expected to be in early May) will also enjoy sugary treats.

NHS update – Ramadan

In the latest NHS dentistry and oral health update, Sara Hurley and Ali Sparke shared some insight and guidance relating to both staff and patients celebrating Ramadan.

Patients reporting Penicillin allergy less likely to have successful dental implants

Dental implants are more than twice as likely to fail in people who report an allergy to penicillin and are given alternative antibiotics, compared to those given amoxicillin, a new study by...

NHS update – dental contract arrangements for 2022/23 and testing

Sara Hurley, chief dental officer for England, and Ali Sparke, director for dentistry, community pharmacy, optometry and the NHS standard contract, recently provided an update for NHS dental...

NHS dentists blast orders to return to virtually ‘business as usual’

The British Dental Association (BDA) has slammed moves by government to effectively return to normal working arrangements for NHS dentists in England.