Category Archives: News

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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Charity Bake Sale in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society – 14th June

Save the date! We’re having a Charity Bake Sale in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society on Thursday 14 June 2018. Please come along and help us to raise as much money as possible… and please tell your friends too! #Alzheimers #DownhamMarket #Cake #BakeSale #Charity

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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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Denplan Excel Patient Survey Results 2017

At Priory Dental Care our aim is to provide the highest quality of care to each and every patient.  The Denplan Excel Patient Survey enables us to gather feedback about the care and treatment we are providing to our patients, so that we can monitor and develop the service we offer you. The survey is

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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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