News

Something to Celebrate!!

Friday 5th June 2020

Following the announcement by the government on 28th May, we are incredibly pleased and excited to announce that we will be re-opening Standish Street Dental Practice from Tuesday 9th June 2020! We have had to cancel numerous appointments since the lockdown began 2 months ago and will initially be prioritising appointments for our existing patients who have had dental emergencies or appointments cancelled, in order…

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LATEST COVID UPDATE: Can I book an appointment now?

Thursday 28th May 2020

Fast paced updates from the Government have advised it will be safe to begin seeing you face-to-face in the coming weeks. This will begin for those with dental emergencies and urgent care. We hope you understand that we have an obligation to prioritise those who have reported trouble over the lockdown and need urgent care. We will be in touch to arrange appointments with…

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Getting To Know Us... Liz

Saturday 23rd May 2020

Next up, Liz: Mrs Risk Assessment who juggles her busy work/home/social life so well and keeps us all (including Usman) in line! Why did you decide…

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Not open yet but we are hopeful

Saturday 16th May 2020

Like you, we've found these past few weeks incredibly challenging. We have all been worried about the health and welfare of our family, friends and our communities during this…

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Getting To Know Us... Denise

Tuesday 12th May 2020

In our next series, Denise the hygienist is mum to us all, full of wisdom and calm, and you'll soon see why in her answers! Why did you decide to become a hygienist? "I trained as a dental nurse in the Royal Air Force. It…

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Preparing for the end of the lock-down

Friday 1st May 2020

How is Standish Street Dental preparing for the end of the lock-down? While we haven't been fully open as normal during lock-down, we certainly haven't been idle. To continue with our high standard of hygiene and to ensure the health and safety of our staff and patients, MUCH research is going into what must be done. We are constantly keeping up to date with new guidelines and recommendations on how to proceed,…

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Getting To Know Us... Fozia

Friday 1st May 2020

Why did you decide to become a dentist? "I wanted to work with people in a caring environment. I chose to be a dentist over a doctor as I thought I'd get a better night's sleep!" What part of your job gives you the most satisfaction? "Generally chatting with patients. It's especially rewarding if I'm with an anxious patient or a patient who hasn't attended for a long…

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Access to dental care during lock-down

Friday 24th April 2020
Usman Hameed

Hi Everyone, I would like to update you on the goings on at Standish Street Dental Practice since my last communication. We are still open for you but are operating within the limits of the government guidance issued to all UK dental practices. If you have a problem or query Usman…

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Getting To Know Us... Usman

Thursday 23rd April 2020

Want to get to know us a bit more? We're starting a series of get-to-know-us quizzes for members of our team. Some dentistry based questions and some fun questions just for giggles! First up, Usman... Why did you decide to…

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Sad News

Thursday 26th March 2020
Usman Hameed

We have sad news today. Following Guidance issued by the Chief Dental Officer, NHS England and the British Dental Association and as of 12.00 noon we are no longer allowed to practice dentistry. The guidance issued is very clear and…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Wednesday 18th March 2020
Usman Hameed

Like everyone, we have been busily gathering as much information as possible about the impact of the Coronavirus (Covid-19). We have taken advice from trusted sources, working out how we best protect our patients, our team and our communities. With that in mind we want to tell you about some of the steps we have taken so far. • We will continue to…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Wednesday 11th March 2020
Liz Ferguson, Practice Manager

Many people have Coronavirus on their mind at the moment and we wanted to reassure you that we are doing all we…

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