Podcasts

An update on the dental landscape in England

Nigel Jones, Sales and Marketing Director at Practice Plan Group, shares his thoughts on the latest update to the NHS England dental contract and what it means for NHS dentistry. What you’ll hear: An overview…

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NHS to Private one-to-one virtual clinics

Michelle Hardy, Sales Support Manager at Practice Plan discusses the NHS to Private one-to-one virtual clinics, what they involve and what support and advice she can offer for practices looking to make the move from…

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An update on the dental landscape in Scotland

Louise Bone, Regional Support Manager at Practice Plan Group shares an update on the current dental landscape in Scotland, common issues practices are experiencing and some top tips on boosting team morale. What you’ll hear:…

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Tony Jacobs – A dental pioneer

Nigel Jones, Sales and Marketing Director at Practice Plan Group catches up with Tony Jacobs, Dentist and founder of GDPUK.com to discuss Tonys experience of moving to private dentistry 30 years ago, how the process…

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Young dentists leaving the profession

Jonathan Drury catches up with Lucy Li, Associate Dentist at Rowcroft Dental and Implant Centre to discuss burn out and mental health in the dental industry and why many young dentists are leaving the profession.…

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Reflections on 2021

Nigel Jones, Sales and Marketing Director at Practice Plan Group looks back on this year, the challenges the dental industry has faced and his thoughts for 2022. What you’ll hear: Reflections on 2021 Challenges the…

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Insights from the field

Suki Singh, Area Manager at Practice Plan shares his insights from dental practices at the minute and the common issues they are dealing with. What you’ll hear: Issues practices are having at the minute Staff…

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NHS dentistry discussed: No change is not an option

Join Nigel Jones and Eddie Crouch as they discuss the most up-to-date information available to NHS England contract holders and the implications for dentistry across the UK. What you’ll hear: UDA targets Abatement Clawback System…

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What does the new budget mean for dentistry

Gareth Stainsby, Financial Consultant in the dental segment at Wesleyan Financial Services, shares an overview on the recent budget announcement and how it effects dentistry. What you’ll hear: Lift on public sector pay Business rate…

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Why I left the NHS for good

Jonathan Drury catches up with Simon Thackeray, Owner at Thackeray Dental care to talk about his recent move to a fully private practice and the difference its made. What you’ll hear: The main reasons for…

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Our journey away from the NHS

Josie Hutchings, Regional Support Manager at Practice Plan is joined with George Savva, dentist at Alexandra Dental Dare about their move away from the NHS and the ongoing support they receive from Practice Plan. What…

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A new normal for NHS dentistry?

Nigel Jones, Sales and Marketing Director at Practice Plan Group joins us in this latest bodcast to share his thoughts on the current dental landscape and what the future of NHS dentistry might look like.…

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The dental landscape in Scotland

Louise Bone, Business Development Consultant at Practice Plan Group joins us in this latest BoDcast to give an overview on the dental landscape in Scotland and recent changes announced in The Future of General Dental…

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NHS pension discrimination case

At the start of February 2021, the government published its response to the NHS pension discrimination case. Michael Copeland, Senior Area Manager at Wesleyan Financial Services, joins us in this latest BoDcast to share insight…

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Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed with Ian Mills

Listen back to Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed… Hear Nigel Jones, Practice Plan Sales and Marketing Director, and Ian Mills, Dean of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP), discuss the big issues and talking…

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Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed with Eddie Crouch

Listen back to Nigel Jones, Practice Plan Group Sales and Marketing Director, and Eddie Crouch, Chair of the British Dental Association’s Principal Executive Committee, as they reflect on the tumultuous goings-on of 2020 and how…

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Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed – Spotlight on Scotland

Listen back to Nigel Jones, Practice Plan Sales and Marketing Director, in conversation with Mohammed Samad, a Practice Owner based in Glasgow and Founding Chair of the Scottish Dental Practice Owners group (SDPO), and Louise…

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Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed with John Milne

Catch-up on episode six of Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed… Nigel Jones, Practice Plan Sales and Marketing Director, talks to John Milne, the Senior National Dental Adviser to the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and a practising…

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