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Dec 2023

Christmas Opening Times 2023

Today is the winter solstice and officially the shortest day of the year. Longer days are here to come! We also mark the run into Christmas and our opening times are :

Friday 22nd December 0900-1300

Saturday 23rd December 0900-1430 Reception only

Christmas eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day Closed

Wednesday 27th, Thursday 28th, Friday 29th, Saturday 30th 0900-1400 Reception only

New Years Day Closed

January 2nd Normal opening times resume

In the event of a dental emergency out of hours, please leave a message with the offsite reception who are available 24/7 and one of the team will assist you, even on Christmas Day.

From all of the team at Progressive Dentistry, we wish you a very merry Christmas and Happy New year!

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12 days of Christmas display at reception. Please pop in and take a look.


Dec 2022

Does Too Much Extra Sugar Over Christmas Cause Tooth Decay?

It is difficult to estimate how much sugar an individual consumes over the Christmas holiday, as it can vary greatly depending on a number of factors such as age, gender, diet, and activity level. However, it is generally accepted that the average person consumes more sugar during the holiday season than at other times of the year due to an increase in the consumption of sweet treats and beverages. After all, it is Christmas!… CONTINUE READING
Dec 2021

Christmas Opening Hours 2021

It's the 21st of December and officially the shortest day of the year! Brighter days ahead.This year, we will close at 12pm 23rd December for our Christmas break. Emergency appointments will be available on 29th December from 0900-1200. Please e mail us or call on the day for an appointment. If you need advice whilst we are closed, please also send an e mail, leave a WhatsApp on 07508 663942 or leave a message with our offsite reception who are available 24/7. Once this message has been received, one of our… CONTINUE READING
Dec 2020

Merry Christmas!

We are now closed for the Christmas break and will re open on the 30th December for emergency appointments from 0900-1400. This will be by appointment only using our online booking facility. To make an appointment please visit: shorturl.at/fkJ18If you are registered patient, simply fill in your details and sign in. You will then be able to choose your preferred practitioner, time and date. If you are a new patient, please register. Should you simply need some advice over the festive season (dental only plea… READ MORE
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Dec 2020

Emergency Dentist at Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching and the nation prepares for a slight relaxation of the lockdown rules with mixing of up to 3 households from December 23rd to 27th which will be a welcome change albeit with likely stricter rules come January! During Christmas, it is normal for dental practices to close and take a well earned rest during the festive period. We are no exception and our doors will close from 1730 on 22nd December. However, if you have a dental emergency and would like to speak with a dentist, Dr … READ MORE