Getting children to care about oral health
With the current state of oral health among children in the UK, it is has never been more important to help young people learn good habits. Part of this is about engaging with children and involving them in their dental care. They need to understand why it’s important and what they can do to help. … Continue reading Getting children to care about oral health
Volunteering in remote areas of Nicaragua
Will Hanks, a dentist at our Kyrle Street Dental Practice, has been volunteering with the Peace and Hope Trust for more than six years. Right now, he is in Nicaragua with his wife, who is also a dentist, two nurses, a consultant orthodontist and several other non-medical volunteers. They are supporting local communities who have … Continue reading Volunteering in remote areas of Nicaragua
The gloves are on
Stephen Lee, Practice Manager at Stony Dental Practice, is taking on a new challenge this November to raise awareness and donations for Cancer Research UK. He is participating in an Ultra White Collar Boxing (UWCB) event. It’s an amateur boxing challenge designed to help individuals get fit and healthy while trying something new. “I chose … Continue reading The gloves are on
Rodericks joins the Super Bash for Bridge2Aid!
Rodericks Dental has long supported Bridge2Aid and the amazing work that it does for vulnerable communities around the world. We participate through the Lloyds bank cardnet handsets, donating a small percentage of every patient transaction to the charity. Since 2016, we have donated more than £16,500 and we are keen to continue. As another way … Continue reading Rodericks joins the Super Bash for Bridge2Aid!
Humanitarian aid and supporting the less fortunate
As we celebrate World Humanitarian Day 2019, we consider the need for aid in less fortunate communities. We also look at the many ways that dental practices can get involved both here in the UK and abroad. There are many people in this world who depend on humanitarian support in their daily lives. In the … Continue reading Humanitarian aid and supporting the less fortunate
Taking a stand for children’s oral health
Children’s oral health is a hot topic in the UK right now. While statistics show improvements over time, there is much more still to do. In particular, this applies to the inequalities being seen between different areas of the UK. Concerning statistics Josh Kelly – dental therapist at Rodericks Dental’s Cefn Coed Dental Practice in … Continue reading Taking a stand for children’s oral health
Proud to make a difference
Committed to giving something back and supporting both the profession and the community in any way it can, Rodericks Dental is proud to have worked with Bridge2Aid for several years now. It was the first dental group to adopt the scheme set-up between Bridge2Aid and Lloyds Bank, whereby a particular handset is used in each … Continue reading Proud to make a difference