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  • Macmillan Coffee Morning

    Sugar-free treats at The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning…

    We will be holding a ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ with a difference in our Penkridge Dental Practice on Friday 26th September between 9am and 1pm, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Dentists and staff are hoping to raise money for those suffering from cancer and their families, who form their crucial support network, and the Priors will […]

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    Making that quick question easier…

    We’re constantly trying to improve the service we offer to you, our patients. As the practice continues to expand, it is imperative that we offer you the same personal and efficient touch we constantly strive for. We have implemented a new phone system which will present you with four options and ask you to press […]

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    Everything you want to know about Root Canal Therapy…..

    The mention of root canal treatment strikes fear into the very hearts (and teeth) of most patients – but why? We use local anaesthetic for all our root canal procedures, so there should be no pain, and it is essentially a longer and more fiddly filling! If you’ve got any questions about root canal treatment […]

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    Social Media!

    The Priors Dental Practice is now active on Facebook and Twitter!  For the latest news, offers and interesting daily dental facts (e.g. Did you know that dentists in the 1800s experimented with lead, aluminium and asbestos as filling materials?)   Like us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter We would love to hear your honest […]

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    Keeping it in the family ….

    Congratulations to Jess Emms, daughter of Principal Dentist Mark, for securing an unconditional offer at the University of Central Lancashire to study dentistry, which will begin in September 2014. There were over 500 applicants applying for the 32 places this year so competition was fierce. Mark is extremely proud that Jess wishes to follow in his […]

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    Smiles all round! We won!

    We are delighted and excited to report that The Priors Dental Practice was announced the proud winner of the BEST ORTHODONTIC PRACTICE 2013 at The Private Dentistry National Awards Ceremony, held in London on Friday 1st November! We were nominated against several other orthodontic specific practices located across the country, so competition was tough. The […]

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    Enlighten Tooth Whitening Accredited Centre

    We are pleased to report that The Priors is now an accredited Enlighten Tooth Whitening Centre! Enlighten Tooth Whitening is a tried and tested system which guarantees every patient the whitest natural shade (Vita Shade B1) which is the whitest shade on a regular dentist shade guide. The system includes an in surgery whitening procedure […]

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    Congratulations Vanessa!

    Congratulations to Dental Nurse Vanessa Welham who has recently qualified as a Registered Orthodontic Nurse (NEBDN). Vanessa supports both our Specialist Orthodontists John Scholey and Karen Juggins in their Orthodontic Clinics.

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    Care Quality Commission Report

    The Care Quality Commission (CQC) recently carried out a rountine inspection at The Priors to check that essential standards of quality and safety were being met. We are delighted with the subsequent report stating that all criteria listed and inspected were met. As part of the inspection, judgements are made on the following standards, and we would […]