Suction Dentures Reduce the Need for Implants

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Another NZ First for Duchenne Denture Specialists! For the past year, John Batchelor and the team at Duchenne have been utilising a revolutionary innovation for lower dentures which is so good it often eliminates the need for implants. We sat down with John to find out more about the exciting new option of suction dentures…. Read more »

“We will remember you till we die”

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Duchenne recently sent two of our team – Sophia Kwon and Veronika Koceinaturaga – over to Vanuatua. They joined forces with a further team of dentists and hygienists to bring dental treatment to the remote areas of Vanuatu, in particular a small Island called Aneityum. Here, Sophia, Veronika and the rest of the team were… Read more »

Are Your Teeth Ageing As Well As You Are?

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When those of us of a certain age were making regular visits to the ‘murder house’ to get our teeth filled, it never occurred to anyone in the dental industry that we would still have our own teeth 50+ years later. After all, many of our own parents were sporting full or partial dentures already!… Read more »

Plenty of Reasons to Smile Thanks to World Leading Technology

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With a state-of-the-art laboratory that’s the only one of its kind in New Zealand, it’s no surprise to learn that here at Duchenne we are leading the way in advanced denture technology including a couple of major innovations never seen before in New Zealand. These include Advanced Digital Technology and our latest initiative, Digistor –… Read more »

Happy to Smile Now!

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You may recall Judy who had been nominated by her daughter to receive new dentures as part of a competition run by The Edge radio station. Judy didn’t win the competition but luckily for her Deb, who is one of Duchenne’s technicians, was listening to The Edge on the way in to work, and suggested… Read more »

Digital, Smart, Patient-Oriented: Global Trade Fair Reaches New Dimensions

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The International Dental Show (IDS) opened its doors recently in Cologne, Germany with a record high for trade visitors of around 155,000 delegates from 157 countries.   This Fair is recognised as the world’s leading global trade fair for the dental industry. Visitors experienced more innovation and a wider product range than ever before as they… Read more »

New teeth, new job, new life!

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There is nothing more satisfying to us than having the opportunity to restore someone’s smile, and their confidence – regardless of how old they are.  So we’re really excited to bring you Stevie Norris’ story. I’m only in my twenties but I’ve never really had the best teeth and a lot of them were broken…. Read more »

How Duchenne Helped Judy Get Her Smile Back!

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Would you give away $1000 to a stranger!? Recently The Edge radio station ran a competition where contestants could choose whether to keep the $1000 on offer for themselves or give it away to the other finalist they were competing against. After winning the final of the ‘Give or Take’ competition, Catherine said ‘no’ and… Read more »