The Government, who have made the system, and imposed the system upon dental teams are only interested in once thing - how many bodies you can get through that dental surgery.
– Private dentist Dr Tony Kilcoyne
A Daybreak poll reveals the number of dentists who feel their treatment of NHS patients is compromised for the sake of meeting targets.
Shockingly, 92% say they think the NHS target system has led to more patients having a tooth REMOVED when other longer treatments could have saved it. And 95% of respondents feel they can not give each patient the best quality of care for fear of losing funding.