21 Sep
Bristol dental students spread smiles in Peru

Dental students from Bristol are spreading smiles in Peru. Holly Wilson and Wiktoria Rejniak, students from the University of Bristol, visited Peru this summer to teach children English but quickly discovered that they had other important skills to share. During the early stages of the duo’s trip, it became clear that the children, though very happy, had signs of dental health issues.

27 Jul
British Dental Association teams up with BBC to highlight dangers of dental tourism

The British Dental Association has teamed up with the BBC to highlight the dangers of dental tourism. Members of the BDA have worked with the BBC on a new documentary, which outlines the potential risks of having dental treatment overseas. As part of their research for making the programme, the…

06 Jul
Dentists issue dental tourism warning as more Brits travel abroad

Dentists have issued a warning over dental tourism, as more Brits choose to travel abroad. Experts are encouraging people who are thinking about going overseas for dental treatment to research extensively and compare prices with UK practices before taking the plunge.

08 Jun
London woman shares dental tourism nightmare to warn others

A woman from London has shared her experiences of botched dental work to warn others to think twice about going abroad for treatment. Aida Azizii, 26, decided to have cosmetic dental treatment while visiting her family in Iran. She acted on impulse after seeing friends and family who had sparkling white teeth and booked an appointment…

01 Apr
Dental tourism is increasingly popular among Brits

Flights may be grounded at the moment, but before airlines started making cancellations and we were encouraged to stay at home, dental tourism was booming. Dental tourism, the practice of going overseas to undergo dental treatment, has become increasingly popular in the last decade. The most common reason patients choose…