Thinking of leaving the NHS? We’re here to help

5 big reasons why Practice Plan should support you to leave the NHS

If you’re looking to make the move to private dentistry then we are your natural partner. We can assess your situation, and support you every step of the way and onwards into the future. Check out the five main reasons why we should be your first choice when making a full or partial move towards independence…

01 honest and practical

02 experts

03 replace your NHS income

04 dedicated processes

05 support for the long term

We’ll support you every step of the way

A proven process backed by an experienced team and wealth of support. The process is simple and you are in control at all times. We will always take things at a pace that suits you. The key stop-off points are below, but we'll explain them in more detail when we meet.


An in-depth viability review of your practice


A full financial analysis


Communication plans for your team and patients


In-practice support, training and practice-branded marketing materials


Specialist customer service support and progress monitoring


Ongoing private practice support and guidance

Don't worry, we understand each practice is different. That's why you will find that we will insist on a no-obligation review of your practice to ensure that a move away from the NHS is right for you. If it isn't, we won't hesitate in advising you against the move.

Featured Stories

Making a full or partial conversion with Practice Plan.
Select a person to hear how they made a successful move from NHS to private dentistry.

Karan Rishi

Owner and Principal Dentist of Eccleshill Dental Practice

“I felt between a rock and a hard place”

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Louise Hunter

Owner of Louise Hunter & Associates

“As most NHS dentists know, you’re on a treadmill”

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Simon Thackeray

Owner of Thackeray Dental Care

“You’ve got your entire life around a business”

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The first step…

That's simple - a no-obligation chat to find out more.
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    Ways in which we can help…

    We understand that there is a lot to consider and this is a big decision to make. You might not be quite ready to make contact. So to support you to make sense of it all, we hold free dedicated events to help you understand how you could make a move away.

    Sign up to watch a series of no-obligation thought-provoking webinars, discussing the big issues, changes and talking points that matter in NHS dentistry today. Hosted by our own Nigel Jones with guest appearances from industry experts, we guarantee to bring you insightful discussions, gritty debates and informative conversation.

    Join us

    In 2019 84% of NHS dentists* said their current role negatively affected their
    mental health

    *According to the Dentistry Confidence Monitor survey.
    Over 400 dentists took part in the Dentistry Confidence Monitor survey sharing their thoughts on mental health, contract reform and regulation.

    To see the full results click here