An NHS dentist from Devon is to take part in a pilot scheme which will see him paid for the quality of his work – rather than the quantity.
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When Kate Reeve went to her NHS dentist with a problem tooth two years ago, she was told the only option was to have it removed.
As the cost of NHS treatment rises, insurance cover and dental plans could be the way to protect your oral health.
Increased NHS charges and the rising cost of living have forced almost 40pc of people to skip routine visits to the dentist, according to new research.
The General Dental Council is calling for tougher controls on who is allowed to carry out teeth whitening in the UK.
The General Dental Council (GDC) is calling for tougher controls on who is allowed to carry out teeth-whitening in the UK.
ONE in five people are delaying having dental work carried out because of the cost of treatment.
Does your dentist make you visit too often? Chief dental officer sends reminder of ‘appropriate recall intervals’ for check-upsApril 13th, 2011
Dentists are advising patients to come back for check-ups far more often than they need to, the Government has warned.
Many people include a daily swill of mouthwash in their dental routine to freshen breath and fight plaque – but could we actually be damaging our teeth in the process?
The government will replace NHS Direct’s national 0845 service with locally commissioned 111 services in two years’ time. How does the organisation plan to evolve?