Independent research conducted by YouGov for Denplan highlights the views of UK consumers about their dentistry.
It is the eleventh year Denplan has surveyed consumer opinion with the objective of monitoring attitudes and identifying trends on dentistry.
Key survey results:
- Attendance is up from to 78%, a rise of 3 % since 2009
- 47% visit the dentist every 6 months, an increase from 43% in 2009
- 17% of respondents are now going to the dentist regularly in an attempt to avoid having to pay for dental treatment
- 12% without a payment plan would consider purchasing a dental plan to help with dental costs.