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500 Miles 4 Smiles – The Finale

The 500 miles 4 smiles project started life as a personal challenge for Christina Chatfield and developed into a National Campaign, led by Christina to raise awareness for Mouth Cancer and Dental Access. Christina started her journey from Kirriemuir Dental Practice in Scotland on the 19th May 2014. She arrived at Hove Lagoon on the 19th…

Stand Out For Pride

Teeth Whiteing , The Law and the right professionals   Teeth whitening has become a popular treatment, but over the last 10 years there has been confusion over who can legally provide teeth whitening and whether this constitutes a cosmetic or a dental procedure. It is hardly surprising that consumers are confused as to who…

Success by the sea…. Brighton and Hove Business Awards 2013

Dental Health Spa wins best Customer Service The city’s alive and swinging duo, Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley, announced the winners of the 8th annual Brighton & Hove Business Awards (BAHBAs) at the Brighton Pier on Thursday 6th June 2013. The gala business event was attended by over 300 business representatives from across the city…

Opening doors

Christina Chatfield celebrated direct access by welcoming patients who rocked up to her Brighton practice

KEEP IT ‘KISSABLE’

DH&T hygienist of the year Christina Chatfield offers six hot tips how to be a dental hygiene hit    

Local Dental Hygienist Named the UK’s Dental Hygienist of the Year 2012

Brighton Woman Scoops Two Awards at DH&T Awards Christina Chatfield opened the Dental Health Spa in Brighton in 2007 following changes to the law that allowed registered members of the dental team, other than dentists, to manage the business of dentistry. She has long campaigned for hygienists to provide direct access to patients, believing that…

Dental Hygiene & Therapy: Direct Access Article

Chief dental officer Barry Cockcroft shares his thinking on the possible changes in practice following the Office of Fair Trading’s report regarding Direct Access. Time is a figure eight; at its centre is the city of Deja Vu.  Robert Brault. It has now been nearly a decade since the Consumers Association(WHICH) initiated the biggest ever…