Carlotta Eden, Author at Dentistry.co.uk
Carlotta Eden

Carlotta Eden

Author at Dentistry.co.uk

Carlotta is a journalist and editor of Irish Dentistry and the clinical journal Endodontic Practice.
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New posts, surprises and experts at UK endo meeting

This year’s British Endodontic Society (BES) marked 2017 with its annual Spring Scientific Meeting at the Institution of Civil Engineers in London last month. More than 230 delegates, including general and specialist practitioners, clinical academics and dental students, joined the society for a day of lectures from leading experts, a presidential ceremony, presentation of prizes … Continued

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New device detects untreated bacteria in root canal treatments

A new method of detecting bacteria during root canal treatments could eradicate the need for follow-up appointments, according to a study. The Saferoot device, created by a team of researchers at King’s College London, could also help prevent treatments from failing. The device enables rapid bacterial detection inside the root canal, ensuring the procedure has … Continued

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Young dentist ‘rising star’ of endodontics

Satnam Singh Virdee, a restorative dental core trainee at Cardiff Dental Hospital, has won the Young Dentist Endodontic Award 2016. Announcing the winners, Endodontic Practice‘s editor-in-chief Dr Julian Webber, who created the award, said he was impressed and proud of all the entries in 2016. The decision process was ‘challenging’ and he and the judges, … Continued

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A call to arms: saving kids’ teeth

Dr Sara Hurley, chief dental officer, has repeated her commitment for a national oral health strategy in the UK, calling for all dental, health and social care professionals to get involved. Speaking at ‘Saving Kids’ Teeth – how we can make the most difference’, an event run by the Dental Wellness Trust in London last … Continued

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Young Dentist Endodontic Award 2016 open for entries

The Harley Street Centre for Endodontics is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the Young Dentist Endodontic Award 2016. Three superb prizes, which each represent the gold standard in endodontic practice, have been generously donated by the sponsors of this year’s award. The first prize from Dentsply is an X-Smart IQ Waveone … Continued

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Dentists urged to recycle more

Dentist and wildlife photographer Joe Bunni has advocated for greater awareness of recycling in dentistry. Speaking at the Osteology Monaco International Symposium last week, Dr Bunni spoke of the impact plastic waste is having on the ocean, explaining that ‘if we don’t stop putting things in the ocean and taking things out, it will be … Continued

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Skill, sass and ambition: women in cosmetic medicine

In July 2013, The Telegraph introduced an interview with BBC’s The Apprentice winner Dr Leah Totton in the following way: ‘It’s not that I dislike (all right then, hate) an interviewee before I’ve clapped eyes on them, but I think in the case of Lord Sugar’s latest Apprentice winner, I’ll have to make a dishonourable … Continued

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Join experts at Endodontic Skills Development Day 2016

Endodontic Skills Development Day 2016 is a one-day event on 8 July for general dental practitioners looking to excel in endodontics. Presenting new trends, techniques and tips in endodontics, the event will offer a tightly-focused approach to endodontics with four world-renowned speakers taking the stage for one day only in London, chaired by Endodontic Practice … Continued