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Rectory House Dental Practice
Established in the 1940s
Practice Principal Dr Trevor Ratledge
T he provision of dental care, says Trevor Ratledge, is rapidly changing. Across the profession, and at Rectory House Dental Practice in Guildford, where Trevor is practice principal, there is constant evolution to meet patient demands and expectations. Trevor says that the modern dental clinic must be able to provide a full suite of solutions – everything from routine dental care to specialist treatments, including facial aesthetics. Established in the 1940s, Rectory House Dental Practice is currently a four-surgery clinic providing private general and specialist dental treatments. “Putting patients first” is our motto, and we achieve this by providing personalised and preventative dental care. Supported by two dental hygienists, our dentists provide a full range of general dental care, backed up by specialist care to provide orthodontics, implants and gum disease therapy. In our view, it is paramount to educate and empower patients to look after their own dental health, supported by our ongoing expert guidance. This means that virtually all of our patients are seen by our dental hygienists on a regular basis. Our goal to deliver excellent dental care demands attention to detail in all that we do, especially in providing sufficient clinical time for our patients. Our economic model is carefully costed to allow for this. Making private dental care accessible to patients is extremely important to us. We achieve this through a range of in-house care plans costed to meet patients’ anticipated clinical needs. For example, plans start at £12.50 per month for “low risk” patients, who only need to see the hygienist and dentist once a year. Plan members benefit from discounted treatment costs, medicines and oral hygiene products.
FACTS ABOUT RECTORY HOUSE DENTAL PRACTICE
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