Archive | February, 2010

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Evolutionary Lessons from 30,000 year old Child’s Teeth

Posted on 08 February 2010 by admin

A 30,000-year-old child’s teeth are shedding new light on the evolution of man. The findings and research are by The University of Bristol in the UK.

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Free CPD, Dental Seminar for UK Dental Practice Owners

Posted on 08 February 2010 by admin

There is a Free CPD, Dental Seminar for UK Dental Practice Owners upcoming on 23rd February 2010 in Peterborough.

At the seminar you will get 1 hour verifiable cpd free, along with a complimentary 3 course meal.
The theme of the dental seminar is ‘Maximizing My NHS Practice‘. The majority of private dental practices have their NHS dentistry side, so this is a must for most of you if you are in the area and can attend.

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An Introduction to Cosmetic Dentists and Cosmetic Dentistry

Posted on 08 February 2010 by admin

Cosmetic Dentistry is not a formal profession since it is not a recognized speciality in dentistry. Rather, cosmetic dentistry is a subtle form of art that mixes professional dental care with the skill of making the client’s smile appear more attractive than before. Cosmetic dentistry takes time and effort to master, requiring many hours of study and practice.

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Your Dental Practice

Posted on 03 February 2010 by admin

We would like to hear all about YOU and your dental practice, here at PrivateDentistry.org

Wherever you practice private dentistry in the World, from Scotland to South Africa, our readers would be fascinated to hear all about you and your life as a dentist in the private dentistry sector.

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Mobile Dental Aid for Welsh Schools

Posted on 03 February 2010 by admin

300 Welsh schools will be visited by mobile dental units.

The plan is to run the dental scheme for initially 3 years. The project has been instigated by the government and is only running in Wales currently, as Welsh children have the highest rates of tooth decay in the United Kingdom.

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Vocational Dental Training

Posted on 03 February 2010 by admin

As a dental practice owner you may not have previously considered becoming a Vocational Trainer. You would have the option of training and taking on a Vocational Dental Practitioner (VDP) for a year. Each week they would work for 4 days in your Practice.

Now this wouldn’t be for your private patients, but for  NHS patients only.

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New Scottish Dental School Opens it’s Doors

Posted on 03 February 2010 by admin

The new Aberdeen Dental School has opened it’s doors to student dentists. The actual new centre has been treating NHS patients since June 2009. It really is a welcome boost to the NHS Dental Service in Scotland, and the patients it serves.

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Plasma Jets to replace the Dentist’s Drill

Posted on 01 February 2010 by admin

The Journal of Medical Microbiology has published a report detailing how plasma jets could be an effective and less painful alternative option to the dentist’s drill.

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