Entries by Chris Thomas

Dental Group Over The Moon after Latest Acquisition

Independent dental group, Riverdale Healthcare, has announced its latest acquisition with the arrival of Hanji Dental Care into the group. Hanji Dental Care offers both NHS and private dental treatment to its patients through its 18 practices located across South Yorkshire, Greater Manchester, Staffordshire, Birmingham, Northamptonshire, and the East Midlands. Speaking of the acquisition, Chief […]

Dental Group Sitting Pretty after Latest Acquisition

Independent dental group, Riverdale Healthcare, has announced its latest acquisition with the arrival of Prettygate Dental into the group. Located in the historic town of Colchester in Essex, Prettygate Dental offers both NHS and private dental treatment to patients across the Southeast of England through its two practices. Speaking of the acquisition, Chief Investment Officer […]

It’s all aligned for Guy’s teaching journey

It certainly has been ‘all smiles’ recently for one of our North Yorkshire dentists as he continues his journey back into lecturing. Guy Wells, Clinical Director working at our Vitality Dental Care practices in Stokesley and Northallerton, has been keen to get more involved with the teaching side of dentistry, to compliment his day-to-day role […]

Gender Pay Gap Report FY 2021

INTRODUCTION Riverdale Healthcare is a group of independent dental practices located in the North of England and Cambridge. Following the establishment of the Group in December 2018, we have grown rapidly acquiring 35 practices and a dental laboratory to date, with on-going acquisition planned. As a group we are now focusing on developing our people […]

Roaring Start to the Year with Latest Acquisition

Riverdale Healthcare has today announced its first acquisition of the new year with the arrival of Lion House Dental Practice into the group. Located in the market town of Richmond in North Yorkshire, Lion House Dental Practice offers both NHS and private dental treatment to patients across the North of England. Speaking of the acquisition, […]

The Future is Bright Following Latest Award Win

In a week that has seen several award nominations and the acquisition of further practices, independent dental group Riverdale Healthcare is celebrating again after scooping top prize at the Northern Skills Group 2021 Apprenticeship Awards. Selected from 2000 employers that partner with the provider, Riverdale Healthcare were chosen as winners of the Northern Skills Group […]

Smiles All Round with Latest Acquisition

Independent dental group, Riverdale Healthcare has announced its latest acquisition of seven dental practices in Tyne & Wear. The practices, which were formerly part of the Perfect Smile group, are situated at prime locations throughout the region, offering NHS and Private services. Speaking of the acquisition, Chief Investment Officer for Riverdale, Chris Aylward said, “This […]

Changing the Profession’s Perception of Dental Groups

Emma Barnes CEO, discusses why Riverdale strives to be different and why it added Devonshire House to its growing list of practices. We are constantly seeking a differential; why is one product or company better than another, it’s human nature. It is the same for dental groups. Over the years they’ve received a bad rap, […]

How the COVID pandemic is creating unique opportunities

Whilst the COVID pandemic has massively impacted dentistry, it has also created new opportunities. Ian Gordon, dental director at Riverdale Healthcare, ADG management team member and North Yorkshire LDC chair, discusses how practices can benefit from this unique situation. The forced closure of dental practices during lockdown 1.0 placed a huge strain on dental practices […]

Nurturing the Next Generation – Progression to Succession

Ben Wild explains why Riverdale Healthcare builds relationships and guides dentists and professionals through their career. In any industry the succession cycle is a challenge. But at Riverdale Healthcare we believe we have the foundations to provide stability and security for all our colleagues, safeguarding the future success of our business. From the point of […]