Category Archives: News

Looking after your Oral Health during Coronavirus lockdown

We hope you are all keeping safe and well at home?! Just a little reminder on how you can best look after your teeth and gums during the Coronavirus lockdown! 1) Brushing your teeth twice a day for 2 minutes 2) Cleaning in-between your teeth with floss or interdental (Tepe) brushes 3) Spit out, but

Read More

Coronavirus Advice for Patients

(Last updated 25/03/2020) Due to the latest Government guidelines for COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we have had to close the practice until further notice. We are offering a telephone triaging and advice service for all registered patients who have a severe dental emergency. Please telephone the practice, on 01366 386666, if you are currently experiencing any of

Read More

Environmental News – New items accepted for the Colgate® Oral Care Recycling Programme

We are excited to announce that we can now accept any brand of Floss containers, including the outer packaging, as part of the Colgate® Oral Care Recycling Programme.  Which is great news for our local community, and even better news for the planet! Every year countless pieces of oral care products and packaging end up in landfill sites

Read More

Fundraising News 2019

Thanks to your help in 2019 we have raised a grand total of £961.10 (plus gift aid) for charity! In May, our Priory Dental Care quiz team (‘Pearls of Wisdom’) won 2nd place in the Downham Market Lions Club Mega Quiz, donating the £100.00 prize money to the RNLI. To read more about the fantastic lifesaving

Read More

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

Read More

Great success for the Priory Dental Care team, as they conquer the Zombies!

On Sunday 15th September 2019, members of the Priory Dental Care team took part in the ‘Zombie Evacuation Race’ in aid of Nelson’s Journey. The 5km race took place in the grounds of Hockwold Hall, with various zombie-themed zones, through trees, fields and along the river bank. The team encountered loads of hungry, blood-curdling zombies

Read More

WARNING! Roadworks on Priory Road, Downham Market are causing delays!

There are warning signs at the top of Priory Road saying “Road Closed Ahead”, however you can still access the car park opposite the practice. Please be aware that, during the duration of the roadworks, Priory Road has been made into a two-way road, so you will meet on-coming traffic!!   The roadworks are expecting

Read More

Environmental News – Priory Dental Care becomes part of the Colgate® Oral Care Recycling Programme

We are excited to announce that Priory Dental Care has become an official ‘drop-off’ location for the Colgate® Oral Care Recycling Programme (in partnership with TerraCycle).  Which is great news for our local community, and even better news for the planet! Every year countless pieces of oral care products and packaging end up in landfill sites

Read More

Can the PDC team survive the Zombies? Raising money for Nelson’s Journey

Just under 5 weeks until the PDC team take on the Zombie 5k in aid of Nelson’s Journey Please help us to raise as much money as possible!  Thank you for your valued support 😊 #Charity #NelsonsJourney #ZombieEvacuation https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/Team/PDC_Zombies

Read More

Our Bake Sale for the Alzheimer’s Society raises £229

Bake Sale Update…. The Priory Dental Care team are delighted to announce that, with your help, we have raised a fantastic £229.00 for the Alzheimer’s Society! We’d like to say a big, big thank you to everyone who baked, bought and donated for this fantastic cause. Your support has been amazing, as always! 😍 #BakeSale #Alzheimers #Dementia #DownhamMarket

Read More