Braehead Arena
Glasgow G51 4BN
26-27 April 2019

Buying a dental practice-What you need to know

Speaker: Martyn Bradshaw, Jon Drysdale, Michael Roydon

Date: April 27, 2019

Time: 09:30‐10:30

Room: Speaker room 4

Martyn Bradshaw of PFM Dental considers how we assess the value of dental practice goodwill and provides an up-to-date marketplace assessment. The presentation includes an insight into finding the practice that is right for you.

Martyn is joined by financial adviser Jon Drysdale who offers practical guidance on applying for bank finance and how to secure the lowest interest rate.

Dental solicitor Michael Roydon of Thorntons Law will cover the legal process of buying, including the purchase contract and related property issues. This is a must attend presentation for anyone considering buying a dental practice.

Speakers are members of the Association of specialist Providers to Dentists (ASPD).

Our new booking system includes lecture sessions to allow you to create a personalised Scottish Dental Show timetable, however lecture session entry (speaker rooms 1-4) is on a first-come-first-served basis and cannot be guaranteed.

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  • Thank you for making the Scottish Dental Show a massive success!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the record-breaking Scottish Dental Show 2019. Once again, Scotland’s biggest dental event smashed all previous records and was voted a huge success by visitors, exhibitors, nominees and award-winners.

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    The Scottish Dental awards will return to the Glasgow Hilton on Friday 26 April, with award-winning comedian Fred MacAulay hosting and music by Glasgow-based DJ group Pretty Ugly Club, this black-tie gala event is not to be missed. Tickets for the Awards Dinner can be purchased by contacting Ann Craib at or 0141 560 3021.

  • Workshops

    Our education programme covers various eCPD topics, the workshops are small hands-on style talks each able to seat around than 20 attendees. See the listings below for more information and to book, with 27 talks across nine sessions and three rooms there is an experience for the whole team.

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    At Dentsply Sirona, we are focused on empowering dental professionals to provide better, safer, faster dental care. We work with them to envision what‘s possible, then provide innovative solutions to achieve it. Education and support help move each procedure forward, ensuring the benefits of our innovations are realised.

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