SpaDental News

Snorers Ahoy!

27th December 2013 | Helen Hewison

  Our latest new area of expertise at SpaDental Southampton comes after our principal dentist John Webley recently attended a course in London about snoring.  Read Helen Hewittson’s excellent blog “Sleep Apnea Treatment at the Dentist“ John’s course concentrated on two areas, firstly allowing him to screen patients and so knowing which patients need to be referred…

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Southampton Exam Success for Rachael

23rd December 2013 | Helen Hewison

Heartiest Congratulations from all at SpaDental Southampton to our (formerly) trainee nurse Rachael Prevett who has finally received her certificates and is now officially a fully qualified dental nurse. A very welcome Christmas present for Rachael and for the whole team. But she’s not finished there, and come the New Year we will be looking…

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At SpaDental Wem, our Dental Plan is only £10 per month.

19th December 2013 | Helen Hewison

  Don’t forget at SpaDental Wem, our Dental Plan is only £10 per month. We know that Christmas is an expensive time of year but we don’t want our patients to worry about paying for their teeth.   We have introduced the plan to reduce the cost our patient’s dental bills. We believe it offers the very…

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Season Greetings from Spadental Plymouth

16th December 2013 | Louise Burgess

We all had a great time on Friday at our Christmas Lunch. Christmas knitwear contest, Christmas quiz, lovely lunch at Rock Salt and Santa popped in to see us too. SpaDental Plymouth would like to wish all of our patients a very Happy Christmas and best wishes for 2014.

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The Official Winners Photograph

12th December 2013 | Helen Hewison

“Winning this award reflects the growing number of positive testimonials our SpaDental Wem Team have received from delighted patients.” Gemma Cockburn, Principal Dentist says. Several of these testimonials were used in the award application which, in the judges’ view, underlined why the SpaDental Team at Wem were worthy recipients of the award. To read more about the…

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WINNERS AGAIN !!!!!!!!! 2nd YEAR RUNNING !!!!

10th December 2013 | Helen Hewison

The Team at SpaDental Wem have won the award for Best Dental Team South West and Wales Again.  It is the 2nd year  running that the Team has won this Award  at The Dentistry Awards held in Leicester on 6th December 2013. “I am extremely proud of my team and delighted to have won the award for the 2nd…

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Is Christmas A Bad Time Of Year For You To Pay For Your Dental Treatment

5th December 2013 | Helen Hewison

At SpaDental Wem, our Dental Plan is only £10 per month. We know that Christmas is an expensive time of year but we don’t want our patients to worry about paying for their teeth.   We have introduced the plan to reduce the cost our patient’s dental bills. We believe it offers the very best value with…

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Christmas has arrived at SpaDental Plymouth……

2nd December 2013 | Heather Cresswell

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Ho Ho Ho Santa’s on his way

2nd December 2013 | Helen Hewison

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Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas!!

2nd December 2013 | Heather Cresswell

It officially the start of Christmas here in Plymouth now that the tree is up!!!!

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Welcome Lyn to our Plymouth practice

2nd December 2013 | Heather Cresswell

SpaDental Plymouth would like to introduce Lyn Court-Holmes. Lyn joined us in November and has settled in very quickly. Lyn has been a Dental Nurse for twenty-nine  years, qualifying in 2006. Lyn moved to Plymouth from Yorkshire two years ago with her husband John and her two children and two-step children. Lyn is another keen baker at the…

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December Is The Month For Glamour At SpaDental Wem

2nd December 2013 | Helen Hewison

   December Is The Month For Glamour At SpaDental Wem.   Gemma and Clare are the posers,  ooops’ I mean The December Calendar picture pin ups.  It’s the final month for our SpaDental Licence To Drill Charity calendar. We raised £200 selling the calendar this year for The Wem Rotary Club so watch this space for our next fund raising idea.

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It’s Black Friday And We’re Offering Half Price New Patient Exams At SpaDental Wem

29th November 2013 | Helen Hewison

As a One Off Special for Black Friday, SpaDental Wem are offering: Half Price New Patient Exams.  All you have to do e-mail us quoting this code       ” Chapel Street Black Friday Offer” at        wem@spadental.co.uk

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Life Saving Training At SpaDental Wem

28th November 2013 | Helen Hewison

Life Saving Training At SpaDental Wem     The team at SpaDental Wem had their annual CPR training this week.  Phil Jeavons who is responsible for providing basic and advanced resuscitation training for  nursing and medical staff, has worked in the NHS for 29 years. He has also published over 20 books on resuscitation and emergency care. Phil kindly gave up…

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Thanks For Making Me Feel SO Welcome

22nd November 2013 | Helen Hewison

  Thanks to the staff at SpaDental Wem for making me feel SO welcome today. I haven’t been to the dentist for ages and you made it very easy for me.  Thanks for giving me my smile back today, corny as it sounds. It was excellent and I’d recommend SpaDental Wem to all folk in Shropshire.  I was in…

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Gemma, A Leading Expert And Lecturer As Well As Principal Dentist !!

21st November 2013 | Helen Hewison

Gemma, our Principal Dentist at SpaDental Wem,  is now performing lectures for Colgate as part of a programme about reducing decay in older patients. She last presented to over one hundred dentists at The Royal Society Of Medicine in London and previously at The Manchester Dental Hospital. She has been asked by Colgate to continue as a lecturer for them…

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Great praise for Plymouth

15th November 2013 | Heather Cresswell

  ‘If I could afford it I’d travel back every 6 months and continue with you as my dental practice of choice. I wish all dental practices could be as pleasant to visit as yours. Thank you for all your excellent advice and care’   Mr Nixon who recently moved away from Plymouth.

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A very special moment in honour of our servicemen for Heather

11th November 2013 | Heather Cresswell

In remembrance of our brave servicemen and a very special memory for our Practice Manager Heather Cresswell. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQ7f4lV3e0c&sns+em    

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Locum Dental Nurse Position Plymouth

8th November 2013 | Heather Cresswell

  SpaDental Plymouth require a Locum Dental Nurse to start as soon as possible on a 3 month contract. If you are interested and are available to start with immediate effect, please contact Heather Cresswell Practice Manager on: 01752 663870 heather.cresswell@spadental.co.uk   We look forward to hearing from you very soon.  

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Naughty November

1st November 2013 | Helen Hewison

Deborah is Miss  November.                                                                                         The Calendar Girls have nothing on us  !!!!! We could do with some ideas for next years calendar so get in touch if you have any thoughts.

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Another Nominaton For The Team At SpaDental Wem

3rd October 2013 | Helen Hewison

 The Team at SpaDental Wem have been nominated again this year for BEST DENTAL TEAM, not only at The Private Dentistry Awards in London but at The Dentistry awards in Leicester .  Last year the ceremony at Leicester was a wonderful night out especially as we won the award so we’re looking forward to the champagne the…

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October Has Arrived

1st October 2013 | Helen Hewison

October has arrived.  Deborah and Louise are The SpaDental Wem Calendar girls for the month. Perhaps it’s a good thing they’re wearing masks !!! 

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MakeOver Provided At SpaDental Wem

24th September 2013 | Helen Hewison

Emma and Clare were treated to a makeover by Laura today  at SpaDental Wem to match with their made over teeth. Emma and Clare were both bridesmaids at the same wedding recently and we completed their dental treatment just in time for the photos on the big day. They said they felt much more confident with their…

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We’ve Been Nominated Yet Again For An Award

19th September 2013 | Helen Hewison

The Team at SpaDental Wem are so excited because we’ve been short listed, for the fourth time, for an award at the Private Dentistry Awards in London this November!! We’ve been nominated for THE BEST DENTAL TEAM again. Here’s looking forward to November. Watch this space!

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Ernie Has Landed

19th September 2013 | Helen Hewison

   SpaDental Wem has a new Team Player.    Ernie the Urn ( looks like a space ship ) is now available to provide tea and coffee  On Tap  for all the members of staff at SpaDental Wem.   Well we’ve got to keep the team happy !!!

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Testimonials

Here to support service veterans - SpaDental Plymouth

"This was my first dental appointment since leaving the Armed Forces 2 years ago, and having left it far too long I eventually thought I ought to try to get myself an NHS dentist. Recognizing the unique challenges that veterans face when they leave the military, Spa Dental's veterans policy enabled me to get an initial appointment and receive treatment as an NHS patient - exactly what I'd hoped for. The professionalism and friendliness of…

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"Absolutely delighted" with veneers - SpaDental Whitchurch, Shropshire

A glowing testimonial for Dental Surgeon - veneers SpaDental Whitchurch Shropshire. Veneers SpaDental Whitchurch Shropshire "Excellent treatment! Absolutely delighted! Dr Jindal replaced two veneers for me, providing throughout brilliant treatment. He advised me of the options for the veneers and I opted for the better quality ones. The whole process was methodical and precise, keeping me informed step by step during the whole procedure. Great attention to detail was given to myself and the implants…

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High praise for Lucy Smith and Maria Shrigley, Plymouth.

Dental Surgeon and her assistant are helping anxious patients to manage dental visits more easily. High praise for the team! We know that it can be hard for people to come in to see the dentist. Here's one message: "I just wanted to say a huge thank you for your care at my recent dental visit. Lucy, I know because of your care and attention to my needs I feel so much better attending an…

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A great dental service to Plymouth patients.

We really appreciate all the reviews we're getting from patients who visit SpaDental Plymouth. Your feedback helps us feel confident we give good advice and offer a great dental service to Plymouth patients. Thank you! Here are some recent reviews: These two reviews highlight the importance of regular examination of the soft tissues in the mouth. "I feel... grateful to [my dentist] for referring me to Derriford hospital for a lump to be removed from…

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Approval ratings are high for Ledbury! Thank you for your reviews.

At SpaDental Ledbury we're enjoying reading your reviews! In April, we asked you to share your experiences with us. We've been emailing our patients to ask you to fill in on-line forms so that we know how your appointments went. It's been heart-warming to read the kind things that you've said about us in your reviews. Thank you! Here are a few of the comments that we've received: "Very professional. Always polite and helpful. Easy…

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More Plymouth patient appreciation for SpaDental - thank you!

Since we piloted the online feedback form for Plymouth patient appreciation or dissatisfaction with our practice, we've had over 300 responses. Thank you so much for taking the time to submit your views. Our review rating of 4.7 stars (out of 5) highlights Plymouth patient appreciation for the work we do. We're smiling with pride, and happy that you're happy! Here are two recent reviews: "Fantastic experience - I was on the NHS waiting list for over…

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High praise for the Plymouth team

Earlier this week, one of our patients sent this lovely message to the Plymouth team. We really appreciate your praise! "I have been a patient at the Hyde Practice [SpaDental Plymouth] for some 46 years, so have seen many changes of staff etc. I have today, been compelled to email you as a result of my latest visit. Far too many people are quick to complain hence this email. I suffer a bit from arthritis. At…

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Nervous patients in Plymouth reassured

Our dental surgeon is expanding her list, so nervous patients in Plymouth can feel confident they will receive sympathetic, effective treatment. One of Lucy's patients had this to say: "I am extremely nervous/phobic when visiting a dentist. This was my first visit to SpaDental - I can honestly say I couldn't have been looked after better! From the receptionist to the nurse, to the dentist (Lucy) and the hygienist, everyone was so kind, gentle and…

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My Invisalign journey - a patient experience.

SpaDental patient, Laura tells us about her Invisalign journey and how it's going: Laura's Invisalign journey is easier than she'd expected! "I've always been paranoid about my front teeth. Whenever I went to smile I had my hands over my mouth, and I never felt confident in photos. I didn't think I could do anything with them. And I was over the moon when my dentist suggested it." Laura began her Invisalign journey with SpaDental…

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"Invisalign helped my confidence," our smiling patient says!

We'd like to share with you a really positive testimonial from one of our SpaDental Whitchurch patients. He recently finished his Invisalign treatment and feels confident with his new smile. 'When I was young I had metal braces and I didn’t want to have them again when most people my age don't. I'd heard Invisalign treatment was convenient and wouldn't affect the way I looked at all, so it sounded a good choice.  I work…

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