Come and meet our Acquisitions team at the British Dental Conference and Dentistry Show!
In 2018, Rodericks and its Acquisitions team exhibited for the first time at the British Dental Conference and Dentistry Show, and we will be returning again this May. Rodericks Acquisitions Coordinator Rebecca Bird explains: For those of us who attended in 2018, it was really interesting to see how the event worked. The show itself … Continue reading Come and meet our Acquisitions team at the British Dental Conference and Dentistry Show!
From the Skies to the Practice
Believe it or not, dentistry was the last thing on my mind when I was younger! I actually wanted to be an airline pilot (as any young boy wants to be). It wasn’t until later on during my GCSE years that I became interested in studying medicine. In the end, dentistry ticked the majority of … Continue reading From the Skies to the Practice
Rodericks Dental Careers Day for Foundation Dentists
This year’s careers day for FD’s took place on Saturday 23rd March at Rodericks Dental Head Office. A total of 25 FD’s from a number of deaneries joined the Rodericks FD cohort for a fun filled day of lectures and interview training. Our speakers included: Shalin Mehra and Cathie Brady our CEO and CCO who … Continue reading Rodericks Dental Careers Day for Foundation Dentists
I am the master of my fate…
Mohammed Hafize, Dentist at Flitwick High Street Dental Practice recently spoke about choosing a career in dentistry and working for Rodericks. I chose a career in dentistry as it is all about providing solutions to problems. I have always enjoyed working with people and I wanted to ensure that the context of my profession involved … Continue reading I am the master of my fate…
My Apprenticeship Placement at Rodericks Dental
For National Apprenticeship Week we have undertook a Q&A with Paul Millar, our Junior Digital Marketing Co-ordinator about his apprenticeship here at Rodericks Dental and staying on full time after qualifying. When did you start your apprenticeship and why an apprenticeship? In November 2015 I started my apprenticeship with Rodericks Dental. After a year working … Continue reading My Apprenticeship Placement at Rodericks Dental
Healthy Kids are Happy Kids
For most parents or guardians, keeping children happy, healthy and safe is an absolute priority. We will do everything within our power to keep our kids out of harm’s way from the moment they are born and throughout their lives. Unfortunately, nearly a quarter of all 5-year-olds in England have tooth decay, with 12% of … Continue reading Healthy Kids are Happy Kids
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
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
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!
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?