Category Archives: News

Priory Dental Care welcomes new Dental Hygienist, Jane Lloyd

The Priory Dental Care team are delighted to announce that Dental Hygienist, Jane Lloyd EDT, EDH, Cert of OHE (GDC No. 5474), will be joining our practice on 1st March 2018! Jane qualified as a Dental Therapist in 1973 from the School for Dental Auxiliaries, New Cross Hospital, London.  In 1990 she gained a Certificate of

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Celebrating 25 years of service – PDC receptionist, Tina!

Today marks the 25th anniversary of dental receptionist, Tina, joining the practice team! Tina started her dental career with us on the 9th of February 1993 as a trainee dental nurse.  After a year of in-house training, she began working towards her dental nursing qualification, and became a fully qualified dental nurse in January 1996.

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Priory Dental Care welcomes new Principal Dentist, Dr Martin Hako

There’s an exciting new change at Priory Dental Care! Having been the Practice Principal for the last 7 years, Dr Cheung has decided to take a step back so that he is able to spend more time with his family. After a long and careful search, Dr Cheung believes that he has found the right

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Priory Dental Care Fundraising News 2017

Thanks to your help in 2017 we raised a grand total of £832.26 (plus gift aid) for charity! In February the Priory Dental Care team baked their little socks off and held a Bake-A-Wish event, raising £188.35 for the children’s charity Make-A-Wish UK.  To read more about Make-A-Wish UK, please visit www.make-a-wish.org.uk In May our Priory Dental Care quiz

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Christmas and New Year Opening Hours at Priory Dental Care

The festive season is upon us once again.  A time to have some fun, enjoy the company of others and perhaps even give a present or two. We are all looking forward to spending time with our loved ones over the Christmas period and will therefore be working on reduced hours during this time.  A list

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Mouth Cancer Action Month – November 2017

Most people have heard of cancer affecting parts of the body such as the lungs or breasts. However, cancer can also occur in the mouth, where the disease can affect the lips, tongue, cheeks and throat. Anyone can be affected by mouth cancer, whether they have their own teeth or not and, in the last

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STOPTOBER – Because there’s only one you!

Are you ready for #Stoptober? Did you know that smoking is the cause of 80–90% of oral cancers? Smoking also increases your risk of periodontal disease, tooth loss, bad breath, tooth discolouration, an increased build up of dental plaque, and delayed healing following tooth extraction, periodontal treatment or oral surgery. If you need any advice on #Smoking and

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The Priory Dental Care team run, jump and slide for the Alzheimer’s Society

On Saturday 16th September 2017 members of the Priory Dental Care team (and partners) went ‘Gung-Ho!‘, in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society. The fun-filled event, which took place at Earlham Park, Norwich, was a 5km fun run with giant inflatable obstacles.  The course featured towering climbs, tight squeezes, a 10 foot wall, an inflatable ‘moon walk’ and the 200ft long,

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SPECIAL OFFER – Free Gourmet Society card

Join a Denplan payment plan in July 2017 and receive a free Gourmet Society card worth £69.95* giving you access to fantastic offers at restaurants, days out, cinema tickets and more. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/2u5pC2T or speak to a member of the practice team. *Terms & Conditions apply

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A fond farewell from dental hygienist Sheila Hennessy as she retires…

I was born and grew up in Stratford-upon-Avon, living with my parents, John and Pam, and my older sister, Jane.  After leaving school, I moved to Birmingham Dental Hospital to train as a dental nurse, and then went on to Kings College Hospital London, to qualify as a Dental Hygienist in 1985. After qualifying, I

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