News about Nervous

Sedation dentistry in Chard, Glastonbury, Plymouth and Tewkesbury

16th March 2019 | SpaDental Administrator

Have you been avoiding going to the dentist because you know it’ll hurt more than you can stand? Are you a patient with a high level of anxiety? Many people avoid regular dental care, and need help to access the treatments they need. Yet without treatment, the problem gets worse which means essential dental procedures become…

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Call SpaDental Glastonbury to book a new patient appointment.

5th March 2019 | Vanessa Giraud

Dental surgeon is fast becoming a favourite at SpaDental Glastonbury. We’re accepting new patient registrations, so we encourage you to call the practice to make an appointment. Call SpaDental Glastonbury on 01458 832 193 Lucy has a particular interest in helping nervous patients to access the treatment they need. As well as approaching each patient…

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High praise for Lucy Smith and Maria Shrigley, Plymouth.

13th September 2018 | Heather Cresswell

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…

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Helpful advice for nervous patients who need a dentist.

7th September 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Most people don’t like the dentist. The good news is that people who are dentists know that, and don’t take it personally. It doesn’t help to know, either, that dentists are friendly, caring and sympathetic people. It’s just that in their line of work they often use needles, or other sharp instruments, and make us…

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A great dental service to Plymouth patients.

2nd July 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

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…

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Avoiding pain doesn’t mean avoiding the dentist.

30th May 2018 | SpaDental Administrator

Don’t be afraid of visiting a dentist! Whichever SpaDental practice you’re close to, you can talk to your dentist about your anxiety or fear of pain. Sometimes just talking to your dentist and understanding what the treatment involves can make all the difference. Dental surgeon Diana Marcus of SpaDental Plymouth explains how inhalation sedation works*….

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Feeling happy at the dentist with Diana Marcus.

24th May 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Do you leave the dentist feeling happy? The two don’t always go together! But it can. Our SpaDental Plymouth team wants everyone to leave with a smile on their face. Dental Surgeon Diana Marcus took a course in Inhalation Sedation with “RA coach” Richard Charon. “It was very successful and promises great new opportunities for…

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Kindness and respect for all dental patients.

11th April 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Of course the skill and effectiveness of the dental treatment you receive matters. But so does the personal care you receive when you visit the dentist. At SpaDental we believe that our kindness and respect for all dental patients makes a very important difference to your visit. Haven’t been to a dentist for ages? Don’t…

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Nervous patients in Plymouth reassured

3rd April 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

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…

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Nervous of dentists? We can help.

19th March 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Many people are nervous of dentists, and at SpaDental we believe it’s our job to reassure you that you’re in safe hands. All of us at the Plymouth practice would like to thank Hayley for stepping out in front of our video cam to talk a bit about what’s it’s like to be nervous of…

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Going the extra miles to support anxious patients

27th February 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

This weekend, our dental surgeon Lucy Smith clocked up around 700 miles to support anxious patients. She travelled from Plymouth up to Harrogate and back, to attend a course held for dentists who wish to offer IV sedation. Since she began working in SpaDental Plymouth last year, Lucy’s reputation has spread. New patients, are asking…

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We can help anxious patients feel comfortable

26th February 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Updated March 2019 SpaDental news: Dental Surgeon Lucy Smith is currently dividing her time between SpaDental Glastonbury and SpaDental Plymouth. Her first approach with nervous patients is to help them feel at ease, and confident. Lucy’s considerate, patient focused approach helps many of her patients to access regular dental care. For patients with extreme anxiety,…

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Let’s help the 18%! A holiday message from SpaDental Whitchurch

17th December 2017 | Vanessa Giraud

One in five people only visit the dentist when they have a problem! This statement is based on research by Mintel and is from the reputable GDPUK site for dental opinion and information. It raises the question: How can we help the 18% who don’t visit the dentist? The article continues to explain that 21%…

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SpaDental Plymouth is proud to introduce Lucy Smith – Dental Surgeon

22nd October 2017 | Heather Cresswell

SpaDental Plymouth is pleased to introduce you to Ms Lucy Smith, dental surgeon. If you feel nervous at the dentist, then Lucy is here to help. As well as routine checks and treatments, Lucy’s areas of special interest are helping nervous patients and prosthetic solutions. She joined SpaDental Plymouth in September 2017. Trained at the…

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Tricky Teeth? Taking referrals – doing extractions

18th October 2017 | Louise Burgess

For a speedy extraction, ask for a referral What we offer SpaDental Plymouth offers a referral service for patients who require surgical extractions under local anaesthetic. You may need an extraction because of damage to your tooth, or as the first step in further treatment. We can help get your work started so you won’t have…

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A Gift Of A Make Over For One Of Our Patients.

30th July 2013 | Helen Hewison

  ” I am so pleased with my new look”    One of our patients has had quite extensive treatment provided over the last few months including implant crowns and bridges.  When she first came to the Practice she was extremely nervous and always had to come with her Mum.  She is a different person now…

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Are you giving your patients the experience they deserve?

16th July 2013 | Helen Hewison

At SpaDental Wem, we provide the ultimate dental experience to ensure we keep our patients feeling happy throughout their dental visit. We believe that the customer is king and we organise ourselves to meet patient needs first and foremost. Helen, has 4 years of experience working as a Treatment Coordinator and is a qualified GDC registered…

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I am too nervous to go to the dentist. What help is there?

12th March 2013 | Helen Hewison

Often people who are fearful of the dentist will simply not go for check-ups or have any dental work carried out. However, sedation methods can be a solution to this problem so that fearful patients are able to undergo treatment without anxiety. At SpaDental Wem our dentists are well aware of dental anxiety and are sympathetic to…

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Our Implant Team In Action

13th February 2013 | Helen Hewison

Our Implant Team In Action We start by preparing the surgery. Every item is sterile packed and individual to every patient.         Placing implants is a small procedure. It is done under a local anaesthetic. Sedation is available for very nervous patients. You do not feel any pain during the procedure.            Our…

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Don’t Worry About Root Canal Treatment

12th February 2013 | Helen Hewison

  Root Canal Treatment, sometimes known as a root filling, is a type of treatment that is feared by most patients all over the world. According to research done by Endodontists, it is revealed that those fears stem from hearing other people’s stories about their experiences, and people actually believe the treatment to be just…

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Lost A Tooth Recently ?????

16th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

Tooth Loss Tooth loss can be an embarrassing condition that most adults aged twenty and older have had to deal with. Most people in this age bracket have lost at least one permanent tooth to an accident, gum disease, a failed root canal, tooth decay, excessive wear and tear or congenital defects. Regardless of the…

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Thanks to you my life has changed and it’s all down to you all at SpaDental Wem

20th September 2012 | Helen Hewison

  Thanks to you my life has changed and it’s all down to you all at SpaDental Wem.Thank you does not seem to be a big enough word to express my gratitude in making me so at ease when on a visit with you. The warm friendly atmosphere greeting me instantly settles me, you are all…

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Are You A Nervous Patient

11th September 2012 | Helen Hewison

We, at SpaDental Wem, have collectively over 30 years experience in helping nervous patients at the practice with a very gentle and caring approach.  If you feel nervous about any aspects of your dental appointments then be assured that we  have a very sympathetic approach to nervous patients and the staff are trained to help to…

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Testimonials

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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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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