Ken’s wedding

Today we are celebrating the marriage of Ken and his wonderful new wife Ruth. We wish them a fabulous life together and hope that sometime next year they will manage to organise a honeymoon.💕💕 🍾🥂👩‍❤️‍👨💕 Ken has promised that when lockdown ends and we are allowed to party, then we will celebrate his wedding in…

Annas Birthday

As it was Anna’s Birthday……  she was actually allowed the week off! However before she went Helen made one of her diabetic comatosing creations, covered in Lindt chocolates……  although obviously no-one ate it as it contained sugar and as true dental professionals that would be totally unethical…. (do as we say……. not as we do)

Clinic facelift

Even though we are still in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are still keen to keep up the appearance of the Clinic. So this week, we have had the gutters and external woodwork of the building cleaned and repainted  We think it looks fab, and all we need now is Ken to prune…

Face fitting for FFP3 masks

  Due to new guidelines regarding the need for enhanced PPE in the dental setting, the practice today underwent face-fitting for FFP3 masks. This is to ensure that we protect both ourselves and our patients against the corona virus as much as possible. By the end of the session all members of the practice have…

Todays “new normal”

Today Eden Dental Clinic reopened its doors to see patients on a face-to-face basis. As we are only allowed to have one surgery open at a time, it has been decided that Ken and Helen will alternate days, and both will be working 3 days a week each.  The teams will for “work bubbles” with…

Diary of a lockdown – week 2

Monday 30th March The corona virus continues to spread devastation throughout the UK.  Currently centres are being setup up to cope with the expected devastation this virus will have. In Scotland the SSC in Glasgow is being converted to a treatment centre. Our patients are continuing to be understanding of our situation which is still…

Eden’s Pets

To celebrate National Pet Month, Helen asked all the members of the team to send her photos of their pets (some of these can be seen below). It was great to see just how many we had (and still have) between us! However…….  for future reference a couple of photos was wanted from everyone…..  not…

Diary of a Lockdown – week one

Monday March 23rd 2020 The global pandemic of COVID-19 had gathered momentum over the weekend. There were now reported cases of the virus in the highlands, and some of these patients were known by the practice staff.  There was now a huge shortage of PPE in the highlands.  The situation is now serious. At 8.30pm…

COVID-19 Information for Patients

  ❌❌Update Tuesday 10th August❌❌   Although on Monday 9th August, some of the COVID restrictions were eased over Scotland, this will NOT affect the way we will be working in the near future. We will still be doing our best to keep everybody safe, which includes wearing enhanced PPE, restricting the numbers of patients…