Practice News

Ketan To Join The Dental Mavericks In Morocco

September 4th, 2014

Each quarter at Brightside Dental we decide on a charitable cause that could benefit from the donations we make as a promise to our clients who have patiently waited to be seen for more than 10 minutes past their booked appointment time. Each time we are running late we make a donation to our chosen […]

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Medical Emergencies Training At Brightside Dental

August 22nd, 2014

At Brightside Dental, the safety and welfare of our clients and team members is of the utmost importance.  One way we ensure is by undertaking annual training in medical emergencies and CPR(cardio-pulmonary resuscitation).  We recently undertook our CPR training in the practice.  All the team members were present for an afternoon of refreshing our knowledge […]

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How Are Dental Instruments Cleaned?

July 31st, 2014

The title for this post was prompted by a long standing client asking this very question.             It is very important to be confident that your dental practice is working to the highest standards of cleanliness to ensure that you receive the best possible standards of care with the lowest […]

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Ketan Shah Completes Nightrider 100km Charity Bike Ride

June 19th, 2014

I took to the streets of London along with over 4000 other cyclists and participated in the Nightrider 100km bike ride for the second year on last week. I decided to take up the challenge primarily to be able to support and raise funds for a an important charity and also to push myself physically […]

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Brightside Dental Supports Smile In Pink Day During National Smile Month 2014

June 13th, 2014

National Smile Month is the UK’s largest and longest-running oral health campaign. The aim is to promote three key messages, all of which go a long way in helping us develop and maintain a healthy mouth. They are: Brush your teeth for two minutes twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste Cut down on how […]

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Elvis Visits Brightside Dental

June 5th, 2014

On 22nd May, we had a day with a difference at Brightside Dental.  We were selected as one of 11 dental practices in the UK to be part of Elvis Presley’s dental crown tour. We had Elvis’s original tooth crown at the practice for the day.  We had Elvis memorabilia and music, along with Salvis, […]

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Elvis Is Coming To Town

May 9th, 2014

Well, actually Elvis Presley’s dental crown is coming to Brightside Dental.            The King’s Crown, if you will, was created in the 1970′s by Presley’s dentist Henry J Weiss. It was bought at auction a couple of years ago for £6,500 by Canadian dentist Michael Zuk. The crown is touring 11 UK dental […]

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Core Values At Brightside Dental

May 2nd, 2014

At Brightside Dental we recently had a team training afternoon to work on our practice values.  The purpose of this was to re-visit why we do what we do and our beliefs as a practice.                                         […]

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DiSC Personality Profiling Training Day

April 24th, 2014

We recently had a training day at the practice with Tony Gedge.  The purpose of the day was to use the DiSC personality profiling system to enable us to work better together.   The team members at Brightside Dental each completed an online questionnaire prior to the training day.  We spent the day firstly understanding […]

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Advances In Gum Disease Treatment

April 17th, 2014

Recently the dental hygienists from Brightside Dental, Eleanor and Lyndsey along with practice principal Ketan attended a 2 day conference in Manchester.   The main focus of the event was hygiene treatment and gum health.  It was organised by the Team Training Institute and their member Wendy Briggs chaired the 2 days.  She is a […]

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