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    Priors at The Brocton Hall Golf Club Pro-Am Event 2017

      Mark and invited guests had a fun day recently at The Brocton Hall Golf Club Pro Am Event 2017, of which we were proud associates and sponsors once again. The tournament is now in its 14th year and attracts most of the top professionals from the region. The amateur prize table is deemed one […]

  • The Priors Spring/Summer 2017 Newsletter

    How Good Dental Hygiene Means Better General Wellbeing

    Our ethos at The Priors has always been one of prevention as opposed to cure. Did you know the state of your teeth affects your overall health? Gum disease in particular is now linked to lots of general health problems in other parts of the body. As the infographic opposite shows, these include heart disease, heart attacks, diabetes, strokes […]

  • Maxine Evans celebrating 25 years at The Priors

    Congratulations Maxine!

    Maxine Evans, our Senior Dental Nurse and Treatment Coordinator, celebrates working at The Priors for twenty five years this year! Other than Mark himself, she is our longest serving member of The Priors team. Through hard work and dedication to self and professional development, continuity of service and excellent patient care, we are delighted to announce that she has been selected as Finalist for the prestigious […]

  • Red Nose Day 2017 at The Priors Dental Practice

    Make your laugh matter!

    The 2017 Red Nose Day ‘Make your laugh matter!’ theme was extremely fitting for us here at The Priors as it is something we concern ourselves with every day! All our staff at the practice supported the cause and had a Red Nose sweep stake and a prize draw for our visiting patients. Claire and […]

  • World Oral Health Day

    World Oral Health Day 2017

    Monday 20th March celebrates International World Oral Health Day. It promotes worldwide awareness around the issues of oral health, stressing the importance of practicing good oral hygiene habits from early in life to old age, and highlights the many benefits associated with a healthy mouth. Shockingly, 90% of the world’s population will suffer from oral […]

  • Dr Deon Vlok at The Priors Dental Practice

    Dentist Deon Vlok Joins Us At The Priors

    We are pleased to announce that Dentist Deon Vlok now holds a Friday clinic twice a month at The Priors Dental Practice. Deon was born and raised in Durban, South Africa and trained and qualified in dentistry at The University of Stellenbosch. Deon will be working alongside Principal and Associate dentist Mark and Daniel (respectively) […]

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    Dentist Resolves to Help Patients Beat the Daily Grind

    The Priors Dental Practice is on a New Year mission to help patients beat the daily grind by addressing the long-term effects of teeth grinding due to stress. The New Year is traditionally a time when people resolve to improve their health, enhance their lifestyle, change career or address their work-life balance. Yet according to […]

  • Mouth Cancer Awareness Month 2016

    Mouth Cancer Awareness Month 2016

    What is Mouth Cancer? Mouth Cancer Awareness Month falls each year in November. At The Priors Dental Practice we check for early signs of Mouth Cancer as part of our routine dental examinations. Mark Emms, Practice Owner and Principal dentist, has diagnosed at least 10 cases of mouth cancer over his 30 years of practicing dentistry. If your dentist finds something unusual during […]

  • Private Dentistry Awards 2016 Finalist

    Best Treatment of Nervous Patients Finalists at the Private Dentistry Awards 2016

    The Priors Team are delighted to announce that we have been successful in being selected as a ‘finalist’ in the ‘Best Treatment of Nervous Patients’ category in the Private Dentistry Awards 2016! The Winners will be announced to the dental profession at the glittering ceremony at Park Plaza, Westminster in London on Friday 9th December, […]

  • Back to the Books for Mark Emms

    Back to the books for Mark Emms

    It’s back to the books for Mark! Never one to standstill and always up for a challenge! Mark has been offered a place to study at the University of Lancashire for his Perio Masters over the next 2 years, alongside his busy full time role as Owner and Principal Dentist at The Priors. Good luck […]

  • Welcome to our newest members of the team

    Welcome to our newest members of the team!

    It has been a busy few months here at The Priors Dental Practice over the summer! We have two new members of staff to welcome to our busy reception team and a new Dental Therapist. Jenny Lee joins Hollie as our new receptionist working full time. She was previously working at Stafford dental centre as […]