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

❌❌❌❌Corona Virus Update October 13th 2020❌❌❌❌ We are continuing to follow government and health board guidelines in regards to the dental health of our patients. We are now permitted to see patients for routine dental care, however there are still many restrictions placed upon us and consequently we are operating at a much reduced capacity. …

Ken Gets Engaged! ???

A huge congratulations to Ken!  Who proposed to Ruth today….  and bizarrely she accepted ???? We wish them a long happy future together! Obviously we have all volunteered to be bridesmaids and Helen even offered to make a speech at the wedding……. However at this moment Ken has declined all these kind offers……..

Medical Emergencies Course

??This afternoon the practice attended their yearly medical emergencies training course. We dearly hope our skills are never put to use, however if the worst happens…… we’re ready. ? We were joined by a previous employee of the practice, Louise, who unfortunately has now moved away…. however it was great to catch up with all…