Orthodontics

Teen wins British Orthodontic Society award for his story of life-changing treatment after losing his front teeth

A teenage boy from Croydon, whose life changed when he slipped on ice and fell face-forward onto the ground, has won an award for his miraculous story of the orthodontic treatment which changed the...

Great expectations

Nimisha Nariapara discusses managing patient hopes through treatment.

Orthodontist wins prestigious award

A consultant orthodontist from University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust was recently awarded the prestigious Colyer Gold Medal from the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) – the highest accolade...

BOS releases teledentistry guidance

The British Orthodontic Society (BOS) has recently released its guidance on teledentistry and remote interactions in orthodontic care.

Leading European orthodontics announce UK expansion with new flagship clinics in London and Manchester

Impress’s new clinics opened on Brushfield Street, London and Hardman Street, Manchester on December 1.

Dental practice scores its first century thanks to happy patients

Surrey-based tooth-straightening clinic Ewell Orthodontics has the ultimate evidence that their patients are happy.

BOS joins European consensus: ‘DIY orthodontics’ is hazardous for patients

The British Orthodontic Society is delighted to join a Europe-wide consensus to endorse and fully support a joint declaration regarding the unacceptable, and potentially unsafe, remote treatment of...

Simple but powerful solutions

Jessica Wake presents a recent case to demonstrate the power of simple yet highly effective anterior alignment orthodontics, alongside the ABB (align, bleach and bond) concept.

A wise approach?

Kaval Patel considers the problems with treatment of the third molar.

Queensway Orthodontics pioneer unique partnership with rePurpose Global to combat plastic waste in dentistry

Queensway Orthodontics has joined rePurpose Global’s One for One Impact Guarantee Program to fund the collection, processing, and reuse of 30-40kg of ocean-bound plastic waste for every patient...

CQC statement on DIY Orthodontics “provides clarity”

The British Orthodontic Society (BOS) is delighted that the CQC have provided further clarity on the position of direct to consumer Orthodontic providers and the fact that they must be CQC registered.

Increase in Adults Seeking Teeth Straightening Treatments

Jennifer McCallan discusses the rise in orthodontic treatments over the past year and considers the impact the pandemic has had on this.