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We’ve been featured in a national magazine!!

19 October 2021

Our dental practice located in Scarborough has just been featured in a national magazine for the design, build and eco friendly credentials it has gained through build process.

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Starting the Little Ones off Right

21 September 2021

We all know that those first visits to the dentist can make us a little anxious, so here are a few things you can do to help prepare children for their first dental visits! 1 – Start by preparing at home Start to introduce your little one to the dentist by talking about their teeth, […]

Win A Electric Toothbrush

9 August 2021

Is your current electric toothbrush starting to fade, or maybe you’ve not had chance to pick one up yet nevertheless here’s your chance to grab one for free! All you have to do is like and share our Facebook page along with tagging two friends to be in with a chance of winning. Winner will […]

Should I Use Mouthwash?

30 June 2021

One of the most common questions we get asked by our patients, is whether they should incorporate mouthwash into their daily oral hygiene routine. Mouthwash has always been advertised as a key item in any oral hygiene routine… take TV adverts for example…. Brush, rinse, mouthwash = healthy teeth and gums. ….right? Don’t believe everything […]

Is It Sugar Free?

Numerous times you will come across drinks claiming to be ‘sugar free’….but are they really? The immediate presumption would be that ‘sugar free’ or ‘diet’ really means sugar free, however this isn’t always the case. Most people are aware of high sugar intake causing tooth decay, but there is also the need to be careful […]

Electric Vs Manual – Which to choose?

7 May 2021

When it comes to dental and hygiene appointments, one of the most frequently asked questions is “should I use an electric or a manual toothbrush?” – we are here to provide the information you need to be able to choose which would work best for you. Electric Toothbrush: A rechargeable electric toothbrush is the kind […]

It’s National Smile Month!

4 May 2021

National Smile Month is happening between 17 May and 17 June 2021. During this time, the Oral Health Foundation will be raising awareness of important health issues, and sharing tips and advice on how to look after your smile. Just a few benefits of smiling….. It relieves stress, boosts your immune system, helps you stay positive, makes […]

Its official, we are the only Denplan Excel accredited practice in Scarborough!

30 April 2021

Our mission was simple when we started the dental practice……to build a beautiful dental practice in Scarborough which offered patients the highest level of dental care possible. What is Denplan Excel? Denplan Excel is a certification for dental practices to demonstrate high standards for patients care, quality assurance and good communication. Denplan Excel ensures we […]

Its Dental Implant Friday!

18 April 2021

So what does Implant Friday mean? It simply means that today is a day that we’ve reserved exclusively for dental implants to be placed on a patient. It’s a complex procedure and requires many weeks of careful planning and organising. Todays dental implant case is the placement of two implants in the lower jaw, to […]

What to do after having an extraction?

14 March 2021

If you have to have a tooth extracted, our Team will discuss with you the processes involved before, during and after your appointment. We will also help you decide what you might like to do about the gap this procedure has created. Whether this is to have Dental Implant, or another tooth replacement option. Having […]

Tooth Decay and your Health

Dental decay is a disease that destroys the tooth’s enamel and its underlying layer, the dentine.  It occurs when specific types of bacteria in your mouth produce acid after you have eaten or drunk anything containing sugar. ‘Dental decay’ is the same as tooth decay and is also known as ‘dental caries’. Dental decay is […]

Worried about bad breath?

1 March 2021

If bad breath is something you worry about, you’re not alone. Studies show that over 60% of the population worry about havng bad breath, but only 20% of these people seek advice from their dentist. Bad breath can be caused by lots of factors, smoking and diet are the main causes, both of these can […]

Want to know more about the dental treatments we offer?

If you would like to know more about the different treatments we offer at Newby Dental Practice, why not book a complimentary appointment with one of our Treatment Coordinators.  Our Treatment Coordinators can discuss with you any dental treatment that you might be interested in, so you can get a better idea of what is […]


Well done to our amazing Dental Nurse Claire, who has just passed all her Nursing exams. Claire has worked so hard, throughout all the struggles with COVID, working through her portfolio and revising for her examinations. We’re so proud of you Claire! So what qualification is on the cards next………..

We have a Winner!

9 February 2021

Congratulations to Gill, who won our New Year’s Electric Toothbrush give away! Enjoy your brand new Oral B IO Toothbrush.

Jaw problems and headaches

31 January 2021

It’s stressful times at the moment. We are all feeling it, just in different ways. Work Life balances have shifted, working patterns have changed, working from home has its own challenges, not to mention if you’re homeschooling too. Not having social interactions and catch ups with friends and family has a massive impact on how […]

How we are keeping you safe whilst you attend your dentist appointment

28 January 2021

Throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, we have changed how we provide your dental care to make you and our team feel safe. Before your dental appointment The day before your appointment, one of our lovely reception team will try to give you a call. This call will be to check your appointment time, clarify that you […]

We now have a safe place for your bikes

14 January 2021

Since opening the practice, we have had a few patients ask for a safe area to lock up their push bikes whilst they are here for dental appointments. In fact, we never realised how many people cycle to the dentist! Scarborough is great place for cycling and we would like to encourage this to all […]


10 January 2021

Toothache? We’re still here. We have been providing emergency dental care in Scarborough throughout the pandemic. Even when dental practice’s were closed, our team were on hand dispensing out advice, temporary filling repair kits and antibiotics or painkillers where required. Even if you are not registered with us, if you need emergency dental treatment, just […]

We remain open throughout the lockdown

4 January 2021

As the providers of essential dental medical services, our door will remain open throughout this lockdown. We will make sure all of our patients that need dental care and attention will receive it. All of our dental services will continue to be accessible. We have strict cross infection control procedures in place, enhanced PPE, and […]

Competition time!

14 December 2020

To celebrate the opening of our brand new dental practice in Scarborough, Oral B have been kind enough to partner with us to give away one of their latest products, an Oral B IO toothbrush. At a cost of around £249.99 at the time of writing 24/12/2020 ( this would make a great stocking filler […]

It’s great to be open!

1 December 2020

It’s been a challenge, opening a new dental practice in Scarborough, during a pandemic, but we got there. We couldn’t be more excited about everyone finally getting to see what we’ve been working on. Our surgeries have been designed to be light, open and airy, to ensure we can comply with all the COVID requirements, […]

We’re officially open!

19 November 2020

It’s nice to finally be open! ? A big thank you to everyone that has been involved in helping us to create what we think is something really special. If you are in need of a dentist in the Scarborough area, don’t hesitate to get in touch, we can be reached on 01723 670 500 […]

Invisalign…..the clear choice

30 October 2020

Have you ever thought about having straighter teeth? Want to get that smile makeover, but don’t want the “train track look” Invisalign is the clear choice. Here at Newby Dental Practice, Scarborough, we can complete your Invisalign Journey from start to finish, ensuring you get the result you want, in the way you want it. […]

Mouth Cancer Action Month

Mouth Cancer Action Month (MCAM) is a campaign throughout November run by the Oral Health Foundation each year to raise awareness of mouth cancer, from knowing what signs to look out for, key symptoms, and the rising number of cases in the UK. At Newby Dental Practice, as a new dentist in scarborough, we are passionate about […]

We have a start date for our new dental practice in Scarborough!!

4 October 2020

We have a date! From the 16th of November, we will be up and running at Newby Dental Practice as the new dentist in Scarborough. So whether you see me (Emma), Katie, Helen, Catherine or Phil, as your dentist, your contract and provision of care will be transferred over to our Newby Dental Practice, and […]

What is composite bonding….?

17 September 2020

Composite bonding (also known as cosmetic bonding or dental bonding) is a purely cosmetic dental treatment, suitable for chipped, cracked, or discoloured teeth. Bonding is the process of applying and moulding dental resin (the same white material used for fillings) to repair the damage on your tooth/teeth. It can also be used to close gaps, […]

Want to know more about fluoride….

12 September 2020

At Newby Dental Practice, as a new dentist in Scarbrough, we appreciate how important dental education is. One question that we always get asked is “what is the benefit of fluoride, and how to I make sure my toothpaste has the right amount?” Well, here are the facts….. What is fluoride? Fluoride is a natural […]

Private dental care, paid for monthly.

Here at Newby Dental Practice, as a new dentist in Scarborough, we pride ourselves in providing excellent high quality dental care. At Newby we offer a wide range of treatment options, so all your dental needs can be provided for in house. What we are most passionate about, is our Denplan schemes. Denplan is a […]

Want to know about tooth whitening…

Tooth whitening is all over social media at the moment. As your new dentist in Scarbrough, we felt it would be a good idea to provide a few tips on whitening, and what to look out for. What is tooth whitening? Tooth whitening can be a very effective way of lightening the natural colour of […]

Fizzy drinks…..why they inflict a double hit on teeth!

Fizzy drinks have both sugar and acid. These cause catastrophic damage to dental enamel, the hard protective surface of your teeth. Acid Acid is a problem for our teeth as it weakens the enamel of our teeth, leaving them vulnerable to damage. Every time we eat or drink anything acidic, the enamel on our teeth […]


Stopping smoking is the one of the best decisions you and make for your health, and the health of your family. We know it’s not as easy as the picture suggests though. So we’re here to help. Why not make an appointment with Beth, our Oral Health Educator, who can offer lots of hints and […]

Take a sneak peek at our surgeries minus the chairs (for now….)

Things are starting to look a lot more like a “new dental practice in Scarborough” now! Despite a couple of set backs, with the current climate, the practice is looking great, we can’t wait for everyone to see it. First picture is Surgery 1. This will be Emma Skipper’s surgery. Emma provides general dental care […]

The work continues…..

15 August 2020

It’s been all go at Newby! As the plastering has been completed upstairs, we’ve made a start getting some colour on the walls, and tidying up those original beams As further electrical work is completed, and the plastering downstairs is all finished, were hoping to be all painted up by the end of the month. […]

More wrinkles than you would like……

23 July 2020

We all need a little pick me up from time to time, and now more so than ever. As we all start to venture out the house a little bit more, have you thought about treating yourself to that fresh new look? At Newby Dental Practice, we offer a wide range of non surgical facial […]

Do You Suffer From Mouth Ulcers?

5 July 2020

What are mouth ulcers? Ulcers are painful sores that appear inside the mouth. They are usually red or yellow. They are different from cold sores, which appear on the outer lips and are caused by a virus. What are the common causes of mouth ulcers? Usually a single mouth ulcer is due to damage caused […]

Dry Mouth. Is it affecting you?

What is dry mouth? Your mouth needs saliva to be able to work properly. Saliva keeps your mouth moist, and it helps to break down your food and helps you to swallow. It also acts as a cleanser. It is constantly washing around your mouth and teeth, fighting tooth decay and helping to keep your teeth clean. […]

Returning to dental visits after lockdown

22 June 2020

One of the many knock-on effects caused by COVID-19 has been the impact on oral health. Specifically, visiting the dentist. On 24 March, the coronavirus pandemic forced all dental practices in the UK to close, except for a number of emergency treatment stations or dental Hubs.  This had a big impact on how our patients […]

Top tips to prevent dental erosion..

17 June 2020

The enamel on your teeth is the hardest and most mineralised part of your whole body.  It covers the outer layer of each tooth, shielding the sensitive dentine underneath and protecting it from tooth decay. Dental erosion is the loss of your tooth enamel and is caused by acid attack.  When the enamel is worn away, dentine becomes exposed and it could […]

Sensitive Teeth…?

22 April 2020

What are sensitive teeth? Having sensitive teeth can mean anything from getting a mild twinge to having severe discomfort that can continue for several hours. It can also be an early warning sign of more serious dental problems. Who suffers from sensitive teeth? Many people suffer from sensitive teeth and it can start at any […]

Knocked out teeth….

20 April 2020

What is an avulsed tooth? An avulsed tooth is one that has been knocked out. A tooth can be knocked out by a blow to the mouth, or an accident involving the face. This can happen for example while playing contact sports or other trauma. The tooth can be replaced in the socket successfully if […]

Seven tips to tip the balance….staying cheerful in testing times

17 April 2020

It’s challenging times for all. With the lockdown restrictions in the UK continuing for at least another three weeks, we thought now might be the time to think about what we can all do to keep our spirits up! 1.ROUTINE ROUTINE ROUTINE Have some sort of plan for the day which you’ll try to keep to […]

Beth completes her further training

4 April 2020

Congratulations to Beth, who despite everything that is happening at the moment, still managed to pass her examination in Oral Health Education. She has worked tirelessly over the past few months, helping educate our patients and making sure they are able to make the right choices for not only their dental health, but their general […]

Managing toothache during self-isolation

26 March 2020

Top Tips for Managing Toothache During Self Isolation In light of recent government advice, as we have all been advised to stay at home where possible, then the last thing you want is to develop toothache. We are here to provide advice and care for severe emergencies but we recommend everyone, especially those over 70 […]

Ever heard of clear braces?

18 March 2020

What looks like an ordinary aligner is anything but. Only Invisalign® aligners are made with SmartTrack® material for a better fit, feel, and more predictable tooth movement. For more information see our Invisalign page #invisalign #invisalignsmile

The work continues…..

26 February 2020

It’s been a very challenging week for all this week. There is no one out there not feeling the pressure and worry COVID-19 is causing. Although our renovation work at Newby Dental Practice has been placed on hold, for the safety of all our workforce, we thought we would just share with you how much […]

Take A Peek At Our Team Video

16 February 2020

Register your interest now, and Beth will contact you before we open.We look forward to seeing you at Newby Dental Practice!

We have launched our new dental website!

2 February 2020

We have launched our new dental website! Click here to register your interest in our new Dental Practice located in Newby, Scarborough. We will be opening in around 6 months time and will be contacting those that register an interest in the practice a few months before we open. We look forward to seeing you […]

The work begins…

8 October 2019

Emma and Katie’s Team are expanding and relocating to Newby Dental Practice. But there’s a lot of work to complete first! Rob, our non clinical business partner, is in charge of project managing this renovation project. The project involves converting a residential property, in the heart of Newby, into a custom designed, brand new, modern […]

Planning permission passed

Good news! Scarborough council has accepted our application to convert a residential property into our brand new dental practice. The property is a beautiful stone building in the heart of Newby. A perfect location for an easily accessible dental practice! Now the Council and CQC are happy that we’ve met all the criteria for a […]