Category Archives: News

Introducing the new TePe GOOD Toothbrush – Not only is it GOOD for you, it’s GOOD for the environment too!

Are you looking for a more environmentally-friendly toothbrush? We’re now stocking the new TePe GOOD toothbrush, which is made from 96% bio-based plastic. The use of renewable raw materials, such as sugar cane and castor oil, enables Tepe to recirculate up to 95% of the CO₂ emissions during the product’s life cycle. And, as with

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Mouth Cancer Action Month – November 2018

Mouth Cancer Action Month is a charity campaign which aims to raise awareness of mouth cancer and save lives by promoting the values of prevention and early detection. The campaign is about making everybody more ‘mouth aware’ and in November, we will be highlighting the risk factors and signs and symptoms associated with the disease.

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Students beware – University can be bad for your teeth!

University is a time for independence and becoming an adult, but one thing that often falls by the wayside is dental health. Whether it’s the over consumption of sugary foods, energy drinks and alcohol, or a demanding social life, it’s no surprise that students often experience a noticeable decline in their oral health. There are

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September is Sepsis Awareness Month

If you’re one of the many people who avoids seeing a dentist unless you have a toothache, you may not realise your oral and dental health can have a significant impact on your overall health. In fact, an infection in your mouth can trigger sepsis, just as an infection in any other part of your

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Priory Dental Care welcomes new Associate Dentist, Dr Cameron Warwicker

Over recent years Priory Dental Care has been steadily growing.  So, in order to continue providing the best standard of care, and to allow us to introduce new treatments and services to our patients, we are welcoming a new Associate Dentist to the practice team. We are delighted to announce that Dr Cameron Warwicker, BDS

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Priory Dental Care Newsletter – Issue 13

At Priory Dental Care we like to keep our patients up to date with the latest news, not just about the practice but also the latest special offers and information about dental care. We issue two newsletters each year which we send to our patients with examination reminders, but they are also available in the

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Brightening your smile with Air Polishing and Boutique Whitening

Do you find yourself putting your hand over your mouth when you’re talking, or keeping your mouth closed when you smile?  If you’re feeling self-conscious about the colour of your teeth, we may have a treatment to help. Air polishing is one of the new dental hygiene treatments we are offering to patients who want

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The PDC team are taking on It’s A Knockout for Macmillan Cancer Support

For this year’s fundraising event, the Priory Dental Care team will be dressing as ‘Tooth Fairies’ to take on the ‘It’s A Knockout’ challenge in aid of the Downham Market & District Fundraising Group for Macmillan Cancer Support. The ‘It’s A Knockout’ challenge will be taking place on Sunday 22nd July as part of the

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Academic achievement for Practice Manager, Marie

Over the last nine months our Practice Manager, Marie, has devoted her spare time to successfully completing two Level 2 qualifications in ‘Understanding Autism’ and ‘The Principles of Dementia Care’. Not only is this a great achievement for Marie, but it also highlights the exceptional level of commitment we have to improving our patient’s experience

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Pearls of Wisdom win £50 for West Norfolk Mind

Charity News….. Our Priory Dental quiz team, ‘Pearls of Wisdom’, won £50 in the Downham Market Lions Club Mega Quiz on Friday 25th May. It was a close call for top spot, but the Pearls managed to achieve a very respectable third place!  The prize money will be donated to ‘West Norfolk Mind’ which is

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