Seb Evans

Seb Evans

Author at Dentistry.co.uk

Seb moved to FMC at the start of 2014. He is the editor of dentistry.co.uk and editor of Dentistry Scotland. Email: [email protected] Tel: 01923 851751
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Denplan offers wellbeing support to members during COVID-19 crisis

Denplan is introducing support measures to help member dentists and their staff deal with financial, health and personal issues during the COVID-19 crisis. During these unprecedented and difficult times, access to health and wellbeing services are of utmost importance. The dental payment plan provider, which is part of Simplyhealth, is offering member dentists and their … Continued

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Dentist Tony Jacobs thanks NHS staff for saving his life after contracting COVID-19

Tony Jacobs is thanking NHS staff after he spent three weeks in intensive care after contracting COVID-19. Jacobs contracted the virus in March, initially displaying only mild symptoms. But as his condition worsened he was placed on a ventilator to help him breath. He believes it was only thanks to the efforts of dedicated NHS … Continued

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Philip Lewis takes over as president of the Mouth Cancer Foundation

Philip Lewis has taken over as elected president of the Mouth Cancer Foundation from Krishan Joshi, who will remain as treasurer. Known for his relentless campaigning for proper mouth cancer examination of patients, Philip Lewis runs a dental practice in Freshwater, Isle of Wight. For more than 20 years Dr Lewis has been closely involved … Continued

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How to protect dental teams from the coronavirus

Cam Lock introduces its Matrix Full Face Mask, giving full protection for dental team members against the coronavirus. Following advice from the chief dental officers across the UK, dental practices have been forced to close their doors. However, with the launch of Cam Lock’s Matrix Full Face Mask respirators, dentists and their teams are able … Continued

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90 seconds during lockdown with…Uma Jeyanathan

Uma Jeyanathan explains what she’s been getting up to during the coronavirus lockdown and what dentistry might look like when we’re back. Uma Jeyanathan Dr Uma Jeyanathan BDS MFDS RCS Ed is the lead clinician for facial aesthetics and skincare at Mydentist Putney. Uma believes in a holistic approach when treating patients, addressing lifestyle factors, … Continued

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Mydentist goes the extra mile to help local communities smile through COVID-19

Mydentist practice teams around the UK have been helping their local communities smile through acts of kindness. From delivering prescriptions to simply calling elderly patients for a chat to ease the loneliness of social isolation. Teams have done all they can to support people living nearby. Tom Riall, Mydentist chief executive, said: ‘Throughout these uncertain … Continued

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90 seconds during lockdown with…The Singing Dentist

Milad Shadrooh, aka The Singing Dentist, tells us what he’s been up to during the coronavirus lockdown. The Singing Dentist Milad Shadrooh, otherwise known as The Singing Dentist, is principal dentist and owner of Chequers Dental in Basingstoke. He qualified from Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2004. Milad has worked … Continued

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COVID-19 comeback: how to ensure your private practice rebounds after lockdown

Gensmile presents a pragmatic and practical look at the steps all owners and managers of private dental practices can take to ensure that they bounce back from the COVID-19 lockdown as strongly as possible. This webinar is completely free to sign up to and will be held on Tuesday 5 May at 19:00. Chris Barrow … Continued

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90 seconds during lockdown with…Sarah MacDonald

Today, Sarah MacDonald tells us what she’s been missing most about dentistry during the COVID-19 lockdown. Sarah MacDonald Sarah MacDonald has worked in the dental and orthodontic industry for over a decade. She qualified as an orthodontic therapist from the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 2012. Her position as an orthodontic therapist has therefore … Continued

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Focusing our dental leadership skills

In the below video, Simon Gambold explains how to lead a dental team and the nine proven steps to mastering leadership. Leadership is often thrust upon dentists, sometimes without any formal training or a mentor to follow. Whether running a practice or in surgery, dental teams often look to dentists for leadership. Simon says particularly … Continued

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Dental news you’ve missed this week

Missed out on this week’s dental news? No problem, here’s what happened over the past seven days… Sara Hurley CDO speaks out about COVID-19 Yesterday Sara Hurley hosted her second coronavirus webinar. Earlier this week she spoke exclusively to Dentistry.co.uk about the decisions made so far during the coronavirus crisis and when dentistry might reopen. PPE delays … Continued

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Power up with Galderma

Join Galderma for the fifth in a series of global webinars to help boost your business. The fifth webinar will focus on the power of influencers. What’s involved? This webinar will cover topics such as: Q&A from webinar four What is an influencer and why does influencing work? Creative hacks Could you be an influencer? … Continued

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90 seconds during lockdown with…Bethany Rushworth

Today we speak to Bethany Rushworth about how she’s finding lockdown and how she’s filling her time. Bethany Rushworth Bethany Rushworth qualified from the University of Leeds with distinction. She went on to work in general practice gaining experience in endodontics, periodontics, prosthetics and tooth whitening. She also did home visits and treatment for patients … Continued

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Predictable restorations with direct resin – an approach utilising injectable composites

Anthony Mak will present a short free webinar on Thursday 30 April (20:00) on a novel injection technique for composite restorations. This approach provides a precise and predictable method for translating a diagnostic wax-up or a pre-existing diagnostic model into composite restorations. It utilises highly filled flowable and injectable materials. Learning objectives Flowable injection technique: … Continued

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90 seconds during lockdown with…Claire Berry

In this video, Claire Berry explains what she’s missed most during lockdown and how she thinks dentistry will change in the future. Claire Berry Claire Berry is an award-winning dental hygienist, claiming numerous industry awards in 2018 and 2019. She qualified as a hygienist in 2019 from the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh whilst serving … Continued