Linden Dental Centre
Our standards

Our practice follows the guidelines as set out by the British Dental Association, with regard to cross infection control and health and safety.

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Quality assurance programmes
Our systems ensure that we consistently meet high standards of dental care and clinical governance. We also participate in Clinical audit; Peer Review; Clinical Governance and continuing postgraduate dental training. We all complete the statutory 50 hours of Dental Postgraduate training every year and travel far and wide to increase our knowledge on the latest techniques in dentistry. We are also registered with the General Dental Council for continuing professional development.

Health & safety precautions
We would like to reassure our patients that all necessary precautions are taken to safeguard both patients and staff from cross-contamination. Disposable items are used where possible and all dental instuments and handpieces are sterilised at very high temperatures in accordance with health and safety requirements.

Our history
Our practice has been established for 27 years on this site in Old Basing. David Gates has been the Principal Dentist here since 1991. Jackie Freeman started here in 2001 and Vidya Kurup joined in 2007.


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