News about Nhs Dentistry (page 4)

NHS charges from 1st April 2015 announced

30th March 2015 | SpaDental Administrator

Dental charges for the year from 1st April 2015 increase by 30p, 80p, and £3.50 to £18.80, £51.30 and £222.50 over Band 1, 2 and 3  respectively. The changes are: Treatment Band 2015-16 Charge 2014-15 Charge Increase % One £18.80 £18.50 £0.30 1.62% Two £51.30 £50.50 £0.80 1.58% Three £222.50 £219.00 £3.50 1.60% If you…

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Locum Dentist Required

6th February 2015 | Heather Cresswell

  Locum Dentist required from 1st May 2015 to 1st  January 2016 Permanent position possible. Please contact Heather Cresswell, Practice Manager for more information on 01752 663870 heather.cresswell@spadental.co.uk  

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SpaDental Plymouth go Blue for Cancer Awareness

4th November 2014 | Heather Cresswell

Denplan and the British Dental Health Foundation have launched the Blue Lip selfie campaign in aid of mouth cancer action month. By encouraging the public and profession to adopt blue lips as a visible sign of support for mouth cancer, it is hoped this positive, interactive approach will significantly boost awareness of the disease. To…

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NHS charges from 1st April 2014 announced

11th March 2014 | SpaDental Administrator

Dental charges for the year from 1st April 2014 increase by 50p, £1.50, and £5 to £18.50, £50.50 and £219 over Band 1, 2 and 3  respectively. The changes are: Treatment Band 2014-15 Charge 2013-14 Charge Increase % One £50.50 £1.50

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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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Christmas has arrived at SpaDental Plymouth……

2nd December 2013 | Heather Cresswell

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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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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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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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Congratulations to Kathleen our Plymouth nurse.

17th September 2013 | Heather Cresswell

  The team at SpaDental Plymouth would like to congratulate Kathleen and John on their recent wedding. The sun shone and the bride looked absolutely radiant. We were there to help celebrate the special occasion and we wish Kath and John a wonderful honeymoon together.  

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A big Welcome to Alan Cook. Our New Associate Dentist. Plymouth

16th September 2013 | Heather Cresswell

SpaDental Plymouth are excited to announce our new Dentist Alan Cook.   Alan  started with us on Tuesday 17th September and will be with us on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. ‘Welcome Alan’ to our dedicated team.    

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We’re back on in Plymouth!

16th September 2013 | Heather Cresswell

We’re back on! The engineers have solved the issue. We hope this has not inconvenienced our patients too much. Heather

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Job Vacancy In Plymouth

13th September 2013 | Heather Cresswell

Exceptional Qualified Registered Dental Nurse required to work in our exceptional practice in Plymouth…. Please contact Heather Cresswell the Practice Manager on 01752 663870 or heather.cresswell@spadental.co.uk for further information.   We look forward to hearing from you.

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Exciting Opportunity for a part time associate….

27th June 2013 | Heather Cresswell

Could you be the person we are looking for? SpaDental Plymouth are looking for a part-time associate to join the team. We are a mixed busy family practice with an established patient list. Please contact Heather Cresswell the Practice Manager for more information. We look forward to hearing from you… Telephone: 01752 663870 Email: heather.cresswell@spadental.co.uk  …

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New to Facebook

5th June 2013 | Heather Cresswell

SpaDental Plymouth have created their own Facebook page. We will post current news and information from the practice.   Please visit our page and like us, and share.   Many thanks   Heather

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In safe hands with SpaDental Plymouth

29th April 2013 | Heather Cresswell

SpaDental Plymouth had their annual Life Support training session on Friday. The team covered all basic life support situations from a panic attack to cardiac arrest. The team threw themselves into the scenarios and completed them competently. You are in very safe hands when you visit us at SpaDental Plymouth.  

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How to Help Your Kids Brush Their Teeth

10th April 2013 | Helen Hewison

  Getting your child to brush their teeth needn’t be a daily struggle.  Dentistry experts recommend that children brush their teeth for at least two minutes twice a day. However, it may not always be so easy to get your child to clean their teeth for that amount of time. To make the teeth brushing…

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SpaDental Wem Have Been To School Again

27th March 2013 | Helen Hewison

   Claire, one of our Therapists and Linda, her nurse, have been to Newtown Primary School in Newtown to teach the children about their teeth. The lessons included how and when to clean their teeth, the different names of teeth,  good and bad foods and what affects different food has on teeth. The subjects are linked with the Key Stage…

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NHS charges from 1st April 2013 announced

5th March 2013 | SpaDental Administrator

Dental charges for the year from 1st April 2013 increase by 50p, £1, and £5 to £18, £49 and £214 over Band 1, 2 and 3  respectively, just about in line with inflation. The changes are: Treatment Band 2013-14 Charge 2012-13 Charge Increase % One £18.00 £17.50 £0.50 2.86% Two £49.00 £48.00 £1.00 2.08% Three…

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Services We Provide

30th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

    Gemma, our Principal dentist and Linda, her nurse, are available by appointment to visit Residential and Nursing homes on a regular basis within Shropshire. “We started at Yockleton Grange and found it very rewarding”  said Linda.    The services we provide outside of the surgery setting are:  Dental Examination; Full mouth cancer screen; fluoride applications; Oral…

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Thankyou For Teaching Us About Teeth

29th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

 Claire and Flossy went to Saint John The Baptist Primary School in Royton XI Towns recently to teach the children there about how to look after their teeth. Claire explained how, when and how often they should clean their teeth, which foods were good and which were bad for teeth and talked them through a visit…

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Testimonials

SpaDental Whitchurch dentist "kind and gentle"

A new patient testimonial After the closure of my local dentist in Whitchurch I telephoned Spa Dental who made me an appointment. Unfortunately I had an abscess on my tooth before my appointment date, for which I was given an emergency appointment.   I am a very nervous patient and it took a long time to build confidence with my old dentist , therefore my nerves were bad and I was in pain arriving for my appointment.  This…

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Plymouth dentists "excellent care" and "professional service"

Kind words from our patients mean a lot to us. Thank you! We're very happy to read reviews that commend the  Plymouth team and the dentists "excellent care" and "professional service". Recent patient reviews commend our excellent care: "In safe and caring hands - Without exception the treatment I have received has been outstanding. From the reception staff through each of the individuals involved, their focus is on you and you're fully involved in any…

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Fantastic Saltash patient reviews - thank you!

We very much enjoyed reading the lovely Saltash patient reviews we've received in response to our recent request for feedback. On behalf of all the staff, thank you so much for your lovely comments. We sincerely appreciate your kind words, and will also use your recommendations in our planning. SpaDental considers your review comments carefully. We read them all, and use the information we gather to guide our practice so we can keep on improving…

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Thank you for SpaDental Chard patient reviews

A very appreciative thank you to our patients from the clinicians and staff at SpaDental Chard. It has been a pleasure reading your comments because if our patients are happy, then we're happy. Feedback about the team and treatment from SpaDental Chard reviews "Everyone in the practice is efficient, professional and knowledgeable." - HCG  "5 Star Dental Care - Being in the centre of Chard, [the SpaDental] surgery is easily accessible for most patients. The…

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Plymouth patient reviews and suggestions - thank you!

SpaDental Plymouth sincerely thanks everyone who responds to our request to review the practice. We love reading all your positive comments. That said, we also take on board the suggestions you make. Because we take Plymouth patient reviews seriously, we read them carefully to see if anyone is less than satisfied with their experience and we use that information to guide our practice. Our review rating of 4.7 stars (out of 5) highlights Plymouth patient…

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Reviews Tewkesbury - thank you for your appreciation.

This last week we asked our patients who have visited the practice in the last few months to submit their comments online. We truly appreciate your kind comments. Thank you from all of us for your lovely reviews. Read about our new treatment for patients who have breathing difficulties while they're sleeping. Your opinion is important. Amongst other questions, we ask patients whether or not they would recommend the surgery to their family and friends.…

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Here to support service veterans - SpaDental Plymouth

"This was my first dental appointment since leaving the Armed Forces two 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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