OHC 2016 Confirmed Partners

Principal Partners 



Visitors to Oral-B’s stand will be able to try the company’s innovative Test Drive trial programme, which allows multiple users to experience Oral-B power and toothpaste using a shared handle in a hygienic way. Dental professionals will now be able to evaluate the product themselves before recommending it to patients. Patients will also be able to experience the product before investing in the technology.

The mechanical benefits of Oral-B’s power toothbrushes compliment the chemical efficacy afforded by their Pro-Expert toothpaste. Gum health through effective plaque control is one of the beneficial features of Oral-B’s Pro-Expert toothpaste and the inclusion of stabilised stannous fluoride that makes the difference.


Executive Partners




GSK, one of the leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies, will be attending the BSDHT conference to showcase gum care brand Corsodyl®.

Come and visit us on stand 11 to find out about the range and how it can help you fight gum disease.

Corsodyl® is the No 1 dentist recommended medicinal mouthwash in the UK1 and the Corsodyl® toothpaste has a unique sodium bicarbonate and fluoride formulation which removes 23% more plaque than normal toothpaste after just 60 seconds of brushing. 2


References: 1. GSK Data on File. MMR Research, 2016 2. Akwagyriam l, et al. Poster 174485 presented at the International Association of Dental Research, Seattle, Was. March 2013





Aceteon UK 

ACTEON® SATELEC® designs, manufactures and distributes dental equipment. In conjunction with national research agencies and universities the companies integrated R&D department has developed a wide range of innovative dental products. 

These products reflect the expertise of the manufacturing plant based in Bordeaux, France and Milan, Italy.
From Acteon in Milan the most recent innovations in radiology is the X-Mind Trium 3D X-Ray. The range of products sold under the Acteon brand, mean that Acteon can offer the dentist a complete solution for every surgery.



BF Mulholland Ltd

Your one stop shop for everything dental! We are a full service dental dealer supplying consumables including oral hygiene products, equipment, with four service engineers who fit new surgeries and offer handpiece repairs as well as many other services. So no matter what your dental requirement may be, contact BF Mulholland Ltd and allow us to bring the smile back into your dental practice. 

BF Mulholland Ltd offers a free next day delivery to all qualifying orders in the UK & Ireland.



Blackwell Supplies

Blackwell Supplies distributes the following :-Dentomycin an effective treatment for moderate to severe chronic adult periodontal disease as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in pockets of 5 millimetre depth or greater. Sylc® ranges include products for air abrasion/polishing, prophylaxis, minimally invasive dentistry and disinfection. Sylc® provides high level cleaning, whitening plus simultaneous desensitisation. 

Hogies Protective Eyewear range are stylish, lightweight and designed for optimal comfort for the wearer, Hogies Eyewear uses scratch-resistant, ophthalmic-grade lenses for an unhindered view.



Bridge2Aid - freeing communities in the developing world from chronic pain by teaching vital new skills to rural health workers. 

Over 70% of the world has no access to any form of safe treatment for oral diseases and infections. People are abandoned to agony for months and years. They face life-threatening infections and pain that is so severe that they cannot work, go to school or feed their families. Our unique solution is providing intensive practical training to existing health workers in emergency dental skills to treat and educate. Our training is delivered by expert volunteer teams.


The British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy

The British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy represent our members’ interests, influence positive change for the industry and provide information to the public. We provide a consultative body for public and private organisations on all matters relating to dental hygiene and therapy. We aim to work with other professional and regulatory groups to provide the highest level of information to our members as well as to the general public.

The Society seeks to support our members and will continue to work for the benefit of the profession.


  BSDHT Publications

Come and meet the team at the BSDHT Publications stand, No. 6

Let us know what you think of our current publications: Dental Health and the Annual Clinical Journal. Come and take our short survey and help us continue to improve the publications. These are your journals and aim to provide you with articles, clinical papers, updates, news and innovations to assist you in your daily clinical practise, as well as an opportunity to gain verifiable and general CPD.

Remember to log on to the website to read the news in DHContact ONLINE. This is updated regularly and is interactive with links for you to follow to provide you with even more detailed information, news and resources to tap into. The team looks forward to meeting you in Belfast - come and say hello and let us know how we can improve!





Colgate, your partner in oral health, is committed to developing products and services to support your clinical practice. Colgate’s clinically proven product range helps maintain good oral health. Visit www.colgateprofessional.co.uk to learn about the latest updates and for details on the Colgate product range.



CTS Dental Supplies

CTS Dental Supplies celebrates 40 years in specialising in Oral Hygiene this year! If you are looking to find out whats new in Oral Hygiene, come and visit our oral health experts who are happy to discuss which patients might benefit from the new CTS Super Slim Interspace, developed in conjunction with a leading UK periodontist. Recently launched this year is a unique Sensitivity Serum from Whitewash and Regenerate TM Advanced toothpaste and boosting serum for dental enamel erosion. For special offers and unique promotions, please visit us on stand 31.



On a mission to keep the nations teeth and gums healthy for a lifetime.  Since 1972 Curaprox has been a major pioneering expert in oral health, designing, creating and selling a vast array of premium Swiss oral health products globally around the world. Working together with dental professionals we design tools that serve one purpose: ‘to keep teeth and gums healthy for a lifetime’. 

Curaprox is part of Curaden International AG based in Kriens near Lucerne. All CURAPROX products have been created and developed in Switzerland since 1972.

For more details on our product range visit www.curaprox.co.uk


Dental Defence Union

We offer our members guidance, support and defence if their clinical competence or care of patients is questioned. Our team is led and staffed by dentists with experience of the challenges faced in practice, and our rapid response to requests for assistance and continuity of support means you can practise with confidence because we are on your side and by your side.

Visit our stand and we will be happy to discuss any membership and/or dento-legal questions.
How to contact us: Membership - t 0800 085 0614 - e membership@theddu.com



Denplan is the UK’s leading dental payment plan specialist owned by Simplyhealth; with more than 6,500 member dentists caring for c.1.7 million patients. Denplan has a wide range of dental plans for adults and children, enabling patients to spread the cost of their private dental care. Denplan supports regular attendance and preventive care, helping patients to maintain healthy teeth and gums for life. New Practice enquiries telephone: 0800 169 9962





Dentaid was founded 20 years ago and works to improve oral health around the world. The charity started by sending reconditioned donated dental equipment to countries where people were suffering due to a shortage of dental care. We also developed a DentaidBox – an entire dental surgery that fits into a wheelie bin and can be operated without access to electricity or running water. Dentaid runs regular volunteering trips to Uganda, Zimbabwe, Moldova, Nepal, Cambodia and the refugee camps in northern Greece. Dentaid also works in the UK to help vulnerable people access dentistry and provides oral health education in schools.



Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona is the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, with a 130-year history of innovation and service to the dental industry and patients worldwide. It develops, manufactures, and markets a comprehensive solutions offering including dental and oral health products under a strong portfolio of world class brands. As The Dental Solutions CompanyTM, its products provide innovative, high-quality and effective solutions to advance patient care and deliver better, safer and faster dentistry.



GC UK Limited

GC will be exhibiting Tooth Mousse and MI Paste at the BSDHT Oral Health Conference, as well as some other tried and trusted favourites.

Tooth Mousse is a water based, sugar free, topical cream containing Recaldent® CPP-ACP. It makes an important contribution to the protection of teeth in a wide range of situations where a mineral imbalance may arise, including patients with salivary deficiencies or when proper oral hygiene procedures are difficult.

Designed for high-risk patients, MI Paste Plus offers all the benefits of GC Tooth Mousse plus 900ppm of a unique, patented form of fluoride.

Visit the GC Stand to learn more!



Henry Schien

Henry Schein has everything you need to run a successful and profitable practice.
Our philosophy is a simple one. We do our best our best to help you, your practice and those who work with you to deliver excellent patient care. 



The dental instruments you use are a critical extension of your skill, so they need to perform consistently with every patient, every day. At Hu-Friedy, every instrument, from its proprietary metal to the uniquely and textured handle design, is created with one purpose—to help you perform at your best. Our EverEdge® Technology scalers and curettes were developed with a superior stainless steel alloy that stays sharper longer for less frequent sharpening, more clinical efficiency, and greater productivity for your practice.

J&S Davis

J&S Davis Ltd is an exclusive UK distributor which sources the highest quality products in their category from all of the world. These products are then made available to dental professionals via their usual dental retailers.The unique products sourced cover restoration, endodontics, periodontics, hygiene, oral surgery and more, from a range of leading manufacturers including Kuraray, LM Instruments, Micro-Mega, Cavex, Meisinger and Elexxion.
J&S Davis has been bringing quality solutions to practice for over 100 years and will continue to do so. Visit www.js-davis.co.uk for further information on our international portfolio of quality products to make your professional life easier! 


Working in partnership with dental & hygiene professionals to provide expert care, Johnson & Johnson Ltd the makers of LISTERINE® are proud to be sponsors of the British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy Conference and Exhibition 2016. For information on the range of plaque management options available from LISTERINE®, either for preventative care or for the treatment of specific oral care conditions, please visit stand 8 and speak to a member of the LISTERINE® Professional team.




Lloyd & Whyte

Lloyd & Whyte provide professional financial planning and home insurance to Hygienists. Having been in partnership with the BSDHT since 2010, they have helped countless members take care of what matters to them.

Their independent financial advisers have made it a priority to help Hygienists take control of their finances. This means working out how best to protect yourself, while also preparing for the future. From retirement planning to income protection, it always helps to have an adviser with expertise in serving your profession.
Along with their 5 star defaqto rated home insurance, tailored with dental professionals in mind, they prove to be a valued membership benefit.’




NSK - Create It!

Visitors to the NSK stand can see for themselves NSK’s range of innovative oral health products including the Varios Combi Pro - a unique unit that combines ultrasonic scaling and powder polishing into a single professional cleaning system, streamlining procedures and saving on space.

For more information on NSK’s range of Oral Hygiene products and equipment come and visit us on stand 10.




Optident are known in the dental industry for providing high quality, innovative and clinically supported products with a dedicated education programme to reinforce its belief. Optident work closely with the world’s leading clinicians and key opinion leaders paving the way for the latest developments and advancements in technology and science. Leaders in their field, Optident work with some of the most established manufacturers in the world and also develop their own products for international distribution.



PerioChip is a first line treatment for periodontal pocketing of 5mm or greater, kills 99% of bacteria for up to 10 days and is up to 5 times more effective than root surface debridement alone.


Philips Sonicare Nail Bar

Philips is helping to pamper the hands of this years delegates with a free manicure on the Philips Sonicare Nail Bar and stand.

Philips will also be showcasing the newest edition to their Diamond Clean range- Diamond Clean Rose Gold, and their new connected brush which helps patients perfect brushing techniques- the Sonicare FlexCare Platinum Connected.

Visit the Philips Nail Bar and stand or www.philips.com


PreVisor Corporation

PreViser Corporation is the world’s leading developer of evidence based oral disease risk and health assessment technology. The technology forms the basis of OHI Ltd’s UK products, PreViser and DEPPA (Denplan PreViser Patient Assessment). Our focus is prevention: identifying and clearly communicating a patient’s risk of developing oral disease, their current health status, and the preventive steps that will secure their oral health going forward.

‘Give patients the information they need in a way that they can understand so they can make informed decisions’ GDC Standard 2.3




Your Smile. Our Vision 

These words define SDI. They reflect SDI’s focus on dentists ultimate goal of achieving perfect smiles for their patients.
Helping dentists and the dental team to produce beautiful, healthy, long lasting smiles, to work efficiently, and to provide quality and innovation to their patients, is the key goal for SDI.


Stoddard Manufacturing Company Limited 

Stoddard Manufacturing Company specialise in the manufacture of dental rotary and prophylaxis instruments, which are exported to over 110 countries.

The original Icon Interdental brushes are manufactured in the UK and are available in a range of 9 colours, ensuring there is a size for all patients’ requirements.

New to the range are the Icon Antibacterial brushes which include all the exceptional quality and performance of the original range but with added antibacterial protection.

Working for the life of the product, the antibacterial effect works to keep the brush bacteria free during and after use.

For more details see www.icon-idb.uk 


Swallow Dental

Feel the difference with the market leading PDT range of hand instruments, see our Micro Mini steel and titanium range. Thinking about loupes? Q-Optics complete customisation and ergonomics ensure perfect posture and a great fit every time. Aid pocket healing with Bluem, utilising natural oxygen for gentle healing, or Chlosite to seal the pocket keeping it free from contamination. Scorpion Ultrasonic ultrafine Scaling tips allow you to power-down, giving your patient a much more comfortable clean. www.swallowdental.co.uk


Swordfish Medical Ltd

Swordfish Medical Ltd. are an Irish owned company specialising in premium dental and oral hygiene products. Owned by Karl Ronan and Berty O’Neill with over twenty years experience in the dental industry.
We are specialists in posture and magnification. Swordfish Medical are now exclusive distributors for premium brands which include: Q-Optics ( Loupes), Paro (Oral Hygiene), Waterpik (Oral Flosser), Yotuel (Whitening Products), Deppeler (Surgical Instruments), Xerostom (Dry Mouth), Blue M (Oral Hygiene Care), Wisdom ( Oral Hygiene)



TePe’s on-the-go EasyPick available in two sizes XS/S and M/L

TePe, brand leaders in interdental care, have launched the new TePe EasyPick XS-S size. Coloured Orange, the smaller size fits extra small and small gaps, an alternative to the EasyPick Turquoise, designed for slightly larger gaps. The TePe EasyPick is easy to use, made from silicone and ergonomically designed to be easily gripped.

Available in a re-sealable 36 pack, TePe Orange and Turquoise EasyPick also come with a handy travel case.

TePe Interdental Brushes remain the industry ‘Gold Standard’, essential interdental cleaning tool, in the fight against gum disease



Trycare make an irresistable difference to our customers, their practices and their partners through information, innovation and education; with a foundation of great prices and fantastic service. That is why we have become the UK's fastest growing independent Dental Dealer.



Waterpik® will be presenting the NEW ULTRA PROFESSIONAL. With some great consumer features, it’s the latest in Water Flossing technology. You can also see the CORDLESS BLACK SATIN. The Waterpik® Water Flosser is a clinically proven alternative to traditional floss for removing plaque biofilm and reducing bleeding and inflammation and is particularly effective for Orthodontic and Implant Patients.


Wisdom Toothbrushes Limited

Wisdom Toothbrushes Ltd is a leading UK brand encompassing dental products which deliver real solutions to patients’ dental needs. We supply toothbrushes, interdental products, toothpaste and mouthwash.

Wisdom Clean Between Interdental Brushes are clinically proven to reduce gum disease and are available in 3 sizes. They have soft and flexible rubber filaments that slide easily between the teeth and gently massage and stimulate the gums. Wire-free, they are ideal for implants, crowns, fillings and braces.



Young Dental

Young Dental has been producing clinically advanced preventive dental hygiene products since 1900. We are a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of consumables, instruments, and other items used in the dental industry. Every product we manufacture is subject to strict quality control measures before being made available to a dental office. The result is a high-quality product that provides clinical benefits to the patient while providing efficacy, reliability, and comfort to the dental professional using each product.



Zimmer Biomet

When Zimmer Dental and Biomet 3i joined forces to become the Zimmer Biomet dental division, 62 years of combined experience in the dental implant industry came together. The Zimmer Biomet dental division is pushing the boundaries of progress to help you achieve exceptional outcomes for your patients and your practice. Our visionary solutions, world-class educational opportunities and unprecedented service stand ready to take you beyond expectations.
Together, everything is possible.



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