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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 […]

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    HELBO Photodynamic Therapy

    HELBO Photodynamic Therapy is now available at The Priors Dental Practice. What is HELBO Photodynamic Therapy? HELBO Photodynamic Therapy is a revolutionary new tool, minimising the need for antibiotics or potentially invasive surgical procedures. It is documented to effectively destroy more than 99% bacteria in many independant, scientific studies. It can be used to treat […]

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    The Priors Welcomes new staff members

    Mark and Lindsey would like to officially welcome our new staff members Vanessa Welham and Carly Prescott, who have recently joined the Dental Nurse Team. Vanessa has a keen interest in Orthodontics and will be supporting John Scholey and Maxine. Carly will be assisting all dentists and hygienists and has an indepth knowledge of implant […]

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    National Smile Month

    The Priors Dental Practice are pleased to be supporting National Smile Month, the UK’s largest oral health campaign running from 20th May until 20th June 2013. Right at the heart of it are three key messages that can go a long way to improving oral health. They are: Brush your teeth for two minutes twice […]

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    Another win for our Orthodontist John Scholey!

    The Smile award, which John has won on three previous occasions, has changed its title to the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards. The Aesthetic Dentistry Awards is the UK’s most prestigious aesthetic dentistry occasion and the 2013 ceremony was as glamorous as ever. John entered the Interdisciplinary Case category for 2013, (in conjunction with Tim Malins). This award […]

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    Red Nose day 15th March

    The Priors Dental Practice team had great fun taking part in the national campaign for Red Nose day on Friday, 15th March, 2013. Patients and staff were extremely generous in donating to a great cause, the total raised in the practice reaching an amazing £750, with donations still being received. We would like to thank our […]

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    Silver Investors in People Accreditation

    The Priors Dental Practice retains Silver Investors in People Accreditation The Priors is delighted to announce that we have retained the prestigious Investors In People Silver accreditation following our recent assessment at the practice. IiP is the UK’s leading people management standard, comprising of a wide set of standards which focus on strategic planning and […]

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    Orthodontic Smile Award 2012 – Winner!

    John is delighted to announce that he was declared winner of the Orthodontic Smile Award 2012 at The Smile Awards for the third time! He has already scooped two previous smile awards in honour and recognition of his Orthodontic expertise and acheivements. Congratulations John from all the staff at the Priors and we are proud to have […]

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    John Scholey – Not just Our Hero….

    John Scholey, our Specialist Orthodontist at The Priors, has been nominated for a Sentinel Newspaper ‘Our Hero’ Award by patient Matt Holmes. John’s four years of work on Sports coach Matt, aged 20, from Whitehill, Kidsgrove so impressed the judges he was awarded the prize in the fixed appliance category. Matt, now sporting a bright […]

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    SMILE Awards 2012 – Shortlisted for The Best Interdisciplinary Smile 2012 and Orthodontic Smile Winner 2012

    Principal Dentist Mark Emms and Specialist Orthodontist John Scholey, both practicing here at The Priors Dental Practice, recently joined forces with Oral Surgery Consultant Tim Malins (who practices at a local Staffordshire Hospital), to put together and enact a complex treatment plan which has been recognised in the Smile Awards 2012 for the Best Interdisciplinary […]