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Get in on the Instagram act

A picture paints a thousand words, which is why you shouldn’t ignore photo-sharing app Instagram says Amy Rose-Jones With over 400 million users gained in


A joint journey

Leigh Oliver, clinical manager at Identics Dental Practice Maidstone, talks about the benefits that dental plans have brought to their business. Identics Dental Practice in


Are you in control?

Andrew Hepburn, Primespeak business manager for Software of Excellence, discusses how understanding patient behaviour can give dentists an ethical perspective when it comes to new

Denplan Previser Patient Assessment

DEPPA screen grab

DEPPA (Denplan Previser Patient Assessment) is the UK’s only independently validated dental quality assurance programme. It features an easy to follow ‘traffic light’ system and


Planning your permission

‘Planning permission’ may well be dirty words to any dentist who has taken on a residential or commercial premises for their new practice. Nicola Lomas


Practice design checklist

Stuart Clark outlines what to bear in mind when designing a dental practice. Designing a dental practice can be a difficult task, with many important


Taking the plunge

Gary Anders, managing director of DPAS Dental Plans, offers reassurance to dentists considering a move to private practice. Whilst the exact number of dentists currently

Human resource

Finding the right candidate

Luke Arnold, recruitment manager at Dental Elite, gives his top tips for conducting a successful job interview When recruiting for a new position within the


Re-inventing the wheel

Dr David Houston outlines how he has successfully grown his group of practices using a hub-and-spoke system Our group of four practices is based upon


We speak your language

Aled Clement explains why he decided to chose DPAS Dental Plans as his plan provider. Established in 1985, Llandeilo Road Dental Surgery has been serving