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22 Nov

We are looking for an Patient Support Advisor to work at our Billingham practice. Flexible hours and salary to be discussed at interview. Closing date Wednesday 6th December. Job Role – Patient Support Advisor   Job Title                                 Patient Support Advisor Initially Report to               Patient Support Supervisor Reporting to                         Clinic Partners and Vicky Philipson Staff reporting to                …


10 Nov

Your smile could light up a room just like Julie’s! 😄 Julie came to Queensway’s Billingham location with a tight deadline to improve her smile for her daughters wedding and she’s thrilled with the results! “I’d like to say a massive thank you to Paul Averley and his dental nurse Hannah Bell. They put me at …


9 Nov

   BE MOUTHAWARE: 45 SECONDS COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE Are you able to recognise the changes in your mouth? That’s the question posed by Queensway Dental as we support a charity campaign to raise awareness of mouth cancer. With awareness of the disease remaining alarmingly low, Queensway Dental say that a simple 45 second check …


7 Nov

November 2017


7 Nov

We would like to thank all the people who have supported our fundraising for this mission. Our 2 dentists, Dr Paul Averley and Dr Uzma Olbrich have self-funded their travel and time in Greece. Your donations have allowed us to send our two nurses Hannah Bell and Katie Fergusson and dental supplies. This has enabled …


7 Nov

Greek team post: last day,last camp. Very basic tents set up in huge warehouses. A whole family lives in one tent. There is no heating in the winter and in our October visit it feels cold and exposed. No sanitation. If you want to wash there are baths outside with cold water. Children are vulnerable …


7 Nov

Oral health education is even more important when access to a dentist is limited and you have to wait until the next volunteers come to your camp..which could be weeks, months , longer. Here is our very own Katie taking time to deliver Prevention & Oral Health education to refugee families.      


7 Nov

The Greece Team are becoming experts at setting up their dental stations. 20 mins to clear out a room and have 2 chairs up and running ready for business. Slightly different setting today. A run down,isolated housing estate in rural northern Greece…. but a step up from the container camps.  


7 Nov

To show our support for Mouth Cancer Action Month we held an oral health stand in the Family Zone at Middlesbrough FC on Sunday (5th November) Our lovely dental hygienist, Sally and dental nurse, Louise were in the Creative Corner handing out goody bags and giving advice on oral health. Visit www.mouthcancer.org to find out more.  


3 Nov

What our patients really think of us! We introduced the Friends and Family Test within Queensway as an additional way for our patients to give us feedback. The feedback is based on how likely you would be to recommend the service provided by us to your friends and family. Patients are asked: “We would like …


27 Oct

Dentist Uzma Olbrich reports on the Queensway teams first day in Greece… “It’s been a busy first day in Greece. The call went out that ‘the dentists were in the camp’ and before you could blink we had a long queue of men, women and children in various degrees of pain. Healthpoint Foundation is an …


27 Oct

On Wednesday 25th October, Dentists Paul Averley and Uzma Olbrich, along with Dental Nurses Hannah Bell and Katie Fergusson arrived in Northern Greece. Working with Health-Point Foundation Dental/Medical Relief they will spend 5 days volunteering at emergency dental clinics in various refugee camps. During this time they aim to help refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Morocco who have been suffering …


2 Oct

What our patients really think of us! We introduced the Friends and Family Test within Queensway as an additional way for our patients to give us feedback. The feedback is based on how likely you would be to recommend the service provided by us to your friends and family. Patients are asked: “We would like …


21 Sep

Queensway skin clinic are hosting … an evening with ZO®, an exclusive event for those who want A-list skin. For more information or to purchase a ticket you can: email: info@queenswayskinclinic.co.uk call: 01642 352445 or; head over to our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/991209841019371  


20 Sep

Queensway celebrate gold partnership with Middlesbrough Football Club by launching a new big screen advert! Make sure to look out for it at the next match! For more information on our gold partnership with Middlesbrough Football Club and the messages displayed in the advert please visit: http://www.queensway.co.uk/mfc/


Spuds for Syria!

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20 Sep

Toby (who is the son of Queensway Dentist Tim Peach) has been raising money for our Syrian Refugee charity by selling Spuds for Syria. By volunteering his time digging up and selling the potatoes he is one step closer to achieving his Silver Duke of Edinburgh award.                                                                                                                                                                                                     Toby Peach with Managing Partner Dr Paul Averley …


Queensway go digital!

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20 Sep

We now have a self-check in facility in our Billingham practice. At your next visit simply use the touch screen when you arrive for your appointment!    


20 Sep

Thank you to those who made a donation to Ian Lane and Paul Davies swimming challenge – ChillSwim – the long distance open water swimming challenge. They covered the full 5.25 miles length of Coniston Water in the Lake District and raised a total of £523.53 through Just Giving and a collection at the practice. This …


20 Sep

Welcome to the practice Dr Jon Owen and Dr Alex Flint who have started the ‘Smile Tube programme’ with regional mentor Dr Ian Lane. For more information on the Smile Tube programme and the other courses we offer please visit: http://www.queensway.co.uk/clinical-zone/…/courses-dentists/


Very special visitor…

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20 Sep

We’ve had a very special visitor to the practice this week , Bailey – who is a guide dog puppy in training.   To find out more about guide dogs and the important work that they do, visithttp://www.guidedogs.org.uk/


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