• New Dental Chair

    15 March 2019

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  • Fellowship

    20 December 2017

    December 2017

    Matthew has been elected as a Fellow of The International Academy for Dental Facial Esthetics.(FIADFE)

    This Academy is based in New York, USA and promotes education within dentistry. This award is by election only after submitting a CV based on experience, teaching and publications both in the UK and internationally.

  • Dubai Completed for 2017

    05 December 2017

    Dubai teaching completed for 2017 - covering veneers, adhesion, anterior and posterior composites.

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  • Dubai 2017

    21 November 2017

    Matthew presenting @9th Dental Facial Aesthetics Conference in Dubai - main podium presentation on Diagnosis and Management of Tooth Surface LossThe presentation was followed by Q&A from the audience of 1000 dentists.Matthew then presented a hands-on course covering Composite Artistry - anterior composites, sponsored by Kulecturelzer Dental.


  • Modern Techniques Presentation

    20 November 2017

    Matthew presenting with Endodontic Specialist Sanjeev Bhanderi, to Yorkshore FGDP members in Leeds - full day covering " Modern techniques in Restorative Dentistry"


  • 2015 Lecture by Matthew -report

    28 September 2015

    British Undergraduate Dental Research Conference 2015: In a Nutshell

    posted March 31 2015 in Student life

    Krishna Suba is a fourth year student at Manchester Dental School...

  • Dementia Friends

    23 September 2015

    Today the team attended a Dementia Friends Course

    If you would like further information on becoming a dementia friend you can visit the website:

  • Sonicfill Lecture Carlise

    15 September 2015



  • Sonicfill Lecture Burnley

    15 September 2015



  • Article on posterior tooth coloured filling- an innovative new filling material

    11 September 2015


  • Composite Filling Workshop

    03 April 2015

    Matthew is presenting a Compositle Filling Workshop this Saturday at the BUDR Conference at Manchester University.

    You can download the booklet below.

    Comp Workshop

  • Bethany

    27 January 2015

    We would like to congratulate Bethany Allen on her hard work in gaining her certificate in Dental Radiography. Well done from all the team.

  • Garrison Learning Centre Matthew Holyoak

    10 December 2014

  • Happy Halloween from Woodlands Dental

    31 October 2014


  • Intraoral Camera

    08 October 2014

    Carestream CS 1500 Intraoral Camera

    Have you ever wanted to see what your dentist sees? With an intraoral camera, you can! An intraoral camera is a small tool that we use to capture high-quality, up-close images of your teeth and gums. We utilize the Carestream CS 1500 intraoral camera in Lytham This system allows us to easily take photos of angles and areas ...

  • New Resuscitation Guidelines

    03 September 2014

    With reference to the latest Resuscitation Council (UK) guidelines "quality standards for cardiopulmonary resuscitation practice and training", Dental practices are now REQUIRED to have a defibrillator (AED) on site as part of their first aid kit.

    Safety is a priority at this practice. We have a Defibrillator in the practice and the whole team have up to date CPR training...

  • Woodlands Dental

    04 April 2014

    A patient has kindly sent this picture of our practice taken in 1970

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  • Patient Survey

    17 February 2014

    Patients Satisfaction Survey


    1. How satisfied are you that you are treated with dignity and respect by staff?

    2. Were there any questions or concerns that were not taken care of?

    3. Did cleanliness and infection control of the practice meet with your expectations?

    4. Comments on the atmosphere and decor of ou...

  • Baby News

    18 December 2013

    We are very pleased to announce the birth of Felicity's baby. She had a beautiful baby girl on 27th November. She has named her Cecilia Jayne. Mother and baby are both very well.

  • Recent Lectures by Matthew Holyoak

    23 January 2013

    November 30th 2012: Ankylos Development Programme

    Lecture on how to restore dental implants

    January 18th 2013: FGDP, Diploma in Restorative Dentistry, Manchester

    Lecture and hands on demonstarations covering Smile Desing and placing tooth coloured composite fillings in the anterior and posterior areas of the mouth.

    January ...

  • Senior Lecturer September 2012

    31 August 2012

    Matthew has been appointed as a Senior Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry at UCLan Postgraduate School of Medical and Dental Education, and in addition will take up a clinical role at the prestigious UCLan Dental Clinic as the Educational Supervisor in advanced restorative and aesthetic dentistry. This role will involve teaching and mentoring postgraduate dentists studying in various Maste...

  • CQC May 2012

    01 May 2012

    CQC Care Quality Comission: 07/07/2011

    Woodlands Dental has completed the required CQC registration process, ans all "Outcomes" have successfully been completed. The aim of CQC is to ensure the safety of patients within the dental surgery.


    The practice was inspected by the CQC on thursday 3rd May 2012. All policies and protocols were analysed and the...

  • Survery Results April 2012

    05 April 2012

    Patient Satisfaction Survey: 

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    Matthew Holyoak, BDS, Dip Rest Dentist:

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  • UCLan October 2011

    01 October 2011

    Matthew has joined the UClan, Postgraduate Dentistry School, as a Clinical Supervisor on the 3 year MSc in Clinical Restorative & Cosmetic Dentistry.

    This is a 2 year Diploma and 3 year MSc course, where qualified dentists train in advanced aspects of Restorative & Cosmetic Dentistry.

  • Art of Tooth Coloured Fillings August 2011

    01 August 2011

    Matthew has been invited to present and demonstrate the "Art of Tooth coloured fillings" to dentists studying with the prestigious "Tipton Training" programme.

    Locations: London, Kings College, Manchester, Mandec&Wakefield

  • Recent Article Publised by Matthew Holyoak

    Article submitted by Matthew Holyoak and printed in The Probe magazine" March 2011

    This article demonstrates the use of tooth coloured filling materials (composite) to restore teeth and improve a young patient's smile.


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