Natalie Jones, Contract Manager at Wessex Area Team, NHS England, said; “The Tooth Bus is a good way for those who haven’t visited a dentist for a couple of years to have a quick check-up in a relaxed environment. The bus is there from 10.30am – 4pm and operates a drop-in service.”
We've all heard of mobile librarys, but what about mobile dentists?
A 'tooth bus' is travelling around Berkshire and Oxfordshire over the next few months to offer free checks to people who haven't seen a dentist for more than two years.
Shocking figures show around half the people in the region haven't seen a dentist in that time.
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A father from Oxfordshire believes he may have come up with a solution to help keep young children out of the dentist's chair.
Trying to get youngsters to brush their teeth properly can become a daily chore but Ian Aguado-Bush has taken the matter into his own hands as Mel Bloor reports.