Following in a Father’s Footsteps
Farah describes how she followed in her father’s footsteps into the world of dentistry. My dad was a dentist and this was a large influence on my decision to work in dentistry myself. Like many others in the profession, I have also always been science-minded and wanted to use these skills in a practical way. … Continue reading Following in a Father’s Footsteps
Introducing our Business Support Team
Day 9 of our 12 days before Christmas and we would like to introduce our Business Support Team. Georgina Phillips, Head of Business Support Claire McAllister, Clinical and Contracts Manager Keeley Sansom, Business Support Manager Kayleigh Poulsum, Area Hub Assistant Georgina Phillips has been with Rodericks for over 18 years starting her journey off as … Continue reading Introducing our Business Support Team
Training & Development 2018 and the Year Ahead
Successes for 2018 A busy year in the Training Department with Carlos Clark taking on Continued Professional Development for our Dentists & Hygienists and the Advisor role for FD training in April 2018. Carlos has continued to build on the fantastic foundations laid by Kaushik Paul and Phil Loughnane in their times as CPD Tutor … Continue reading Training & Development 2018 and the Year Ahead
Our Marketing Team
Introducing the Marketing Team: Aman Gakhal – Marketing & Communications Manager Paul Millar – Junior Digital Marketing Co-ordinator As a department we like to do things a bit differently, we are always up for taking risks and being creative and that in itself is one of the reasons we love our job! For our post … Continue reading Our Marketing Team
Supporting Dentist Personal Development
Rodericks recently provided our Dentists with the opportunity to attend the GC G-aenial Composite Hands-on Course in Leuven, Belgium – discounted for Rodericks Dentists, just one of the great benefits of working with the group. The course was a great success and enjoyed by our Dentists who took a lot from the day. Here is … Continue reading Supporting Dentist Personal Development
Is Brushing My Teeth Enough?
We all know that it’s important to brush our teeth twice a day for two minutes at a time. It’s a habit (hopefully) that has been ingrained into us from a young age. But is brushing alone enough to keep our mouths healthy? The short answer is no, it’s not. Only around 25% of our … Continue reading Is Brushing My Teeth Enough?
Doing Things Differently
Rodericks Dental is proud to do things a little differently – we are run by dental professionals, for dental professionals. We understand the pressures in practice and we strive to make it easier for our teams to deliver excellent patient care. In fact, three members of our Executive Board come from clinical backgrounds, meaning we … Continue reading Doing Things Differently
Different Dimensions Within Dentistry
I’ve always wanted to work within the medical field, following in the footsteps of many of my relatives. I guess I chose dentistry as it enables you to not only diagnose problems, but also treat them. The other reason was the lifestyle associated with being a dentist, such as the work-life balance and the renumeration. … Continue reading Different Dimensions Within Dentistry
A Long-term Relationship
Dinesh Gunatunga talks about his long tenure with Rodericks Dental I’ve always been interested in working within the healthcare sector as my dad is a doctor. However, I wanted to do something that was more hands-on, plus I was rebellious enough to not want the same career as my dad! I found the surgical aspect … Continue reading A Long-term Relationship
Always Opportunity for Development
Rebecca Bird from our Acquisitions Team highlights the great Opportunities for growth with Rodericks. My Career Development Since completing my Business Management degree at university, I have worked in a number of industries, but working at Rodericks saw me take my first role in dentistry. When I learnt that I was accepted for the position … Continue reading Always Opportunity for Development
A Family-run Feel
Stephanie Kirby talks about her experience with Rodericks Dental My Background Strangely enough for a child, I always wanted to become an orthodontist when I was younger. I’d had braces fitted as a child and I remember being very self-conscious of my teeth before treatment. Once the braces were removed 2 years later, I remember feeling … Continue reading A Family-run Feel
In Memory of the Three Degrees
Michelle Regis, a dental nurse from our Aldridge practice, will soon be taking on an amazing challenge in memory of a loved one… “My dad used to play for West Brom football club. As it’s been 40 years since the West Brom team went to China, so the club organised a walk to mark the … Continue reading In Memory of the Three Degrees
Sorin Campeanu describes his career so far with Rodericks Dental. My Passion for Dentistry I’ve always wanted to work in the healthcare industry, to help relieve people’s suffering and ease their pain. When I discovered that I also had great dexterity and a passion for physics, dentistry seemed the perfect job for me. I have … Continue reading En Garde!
Louise Seaton Discusses the Benefits of a Career with Rodericks Dental
I think of myself as a fairly chilled and laid back person who enjoys spending time with family and friends and getting pampered when I get the time! I have been working in dentistry for nearly 16 years, during which time I have taken various management roles. I’ve been with Rodericks for about two and … Continue reading Louise Seaton Discusses the Benefits of a Career with Rodericks Dental
The Possibilities are Endless
Louise Paterson joined Rodericks Dental in September 2015 as a Cover Apprentice Dental Nurse at all practices within Northampton. In April 2016 she started at The Elms Dental Practice where she worked full time in one Surgery while completing her apprenticeship. A year later, Louise joined the HR team. About her experience so far she … Continue reading The Possibilities are Endless
Prototypes – What do you need to know?
Rehan Ghaffar – Grange Park Practice, Rodericks Dental – provides an update on the Prototypes so far… How would you summarise the prototypes? Our practice (Grange Park Dental Practice) is currently trialling the prototype system, which follows the pilot contracts initiated in 2011 that were geared towards a greater focus on prevention. They incorporated a … Continue reading Prototypes – What do you need to know?