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BSPD Dental Check by One infographic PDF icon

Standards and guidance

Standards for the Dental Team (GDC) PDF icon

Policy Book for Primary Dental Services PDF icon

GDC Scope of practice PDF icon

Antimicrobial prescribing for General Dental Practitioners (FGDP UK)

Clinical Examination and Record-Keeping: Good Practice Guidelines (FGDP UK)

Pathways in Practice (CD-ROM) (FGDP UK)

Selection Criteria for Dental Radiography (FGDP UK)

Teamwork 7: A Training Companion for Dental Nurses (FGDP UK)

Key Skills in Primary Dental Care (FGDP UK)

Training Standards in Implant Dentistry (FGDP UK, June 2012)

Safeguarding vulnerable adults and children (GDC)PDF icon

Standards for Specialty Education PDF icon (449KB, PDF)

GDC latest information on indemnity insurance for dental professionals (GDC)docx icon

BDS checks: all members of the dental team must have DBS certification/checks when working in a practice (gov.uk website)

Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental CarePDF icon

Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care (Scotland)PDF icon

GDC Guidance on direct access (2014)PDF icon

Standards and guidance on social media (GDC)PDF icon

Guidance on commissioning and manufacturing dental appliances (GDC 2013)PDF icon

Guidance on indemnity (GDC 2016)PDF icon

Guidance on reporting criminal convictionsPDF icon

Guidance on Prescribing MedicinesPDF icon

Scope of PracticePDF icon

A new mandatory duty to report female genital mutilation (FGM) cases to the police came into effect in England and Wales on 31 October 2015. It applies to all registered healthcare professionals, including dentists and dental care professionals Government guidance/rules website

GDC Annual Review of Education 2014-2016PDF icon

Guidance on the safe use of Dental Cone beam CT equipment PDF icon

All dental laboratories, commercially or practice owned, have to register with the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and follow certain manufacturing and procedural requirements PDF icon

 

CPD

Rules governing Continuing Professional Development for dental professionals (CPD) 2016 PDF icon

Example PDP Personal development plan (September 2016) docx icon

 

NHS paperwork

FP127 claim form completion guidance (2012)PDF icon

FP17 form important changes (April 2016)PDF icon

 

Clinical audit

Clinical audit, clinical governance and peer review (BDA) PDF icon

 

NHS contract reform

Paper on NHS England co-commissioning (BDA) PDF icon

Paper on commissioning specialty services (Department of Health (DH)) PDF icon

 

CQC and compliance

Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and social care in England, which registers all providers of dental treatment in England (www.cqc.org.uk)

Guidelines for standards in the development of leadership and management in the dental health sector (FGDP(UK))

HTM 01-05 documentPDF icon

Contaminated waterlines guidance (BDA)PDF icon

HSE – the Health and Safety Executive

Resuscitation Council UK produces guidelines for dental professionals in the event of medical emergencies

Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority registers providers of private dental treatment in Northern Ireland

Health Inspectorate Wales is the independent inspectorate and regulator of all healthcare in Wales

Health Improvement Scotland has responsibility for the regulation of independent healthcare services in Scotland

The certificate of current professional status (CCPS) declares the current registration status of a dentist or dental care professional (DCP). CCPSform.docCCPS request form (200KB, Word)

Guidance notes for dental practitioners on the safe use of X-ray equipment (NRPB)PDF icon
IR(MER) regulations (2000) with notes on good practicePDF icon

Quality standards for cardiopulmonary resuscitation practice and training – Primary Dental Care

Minimum equipment and drug lists for cardiopulmonary resuscitation – Primary Dental Care

 

Acts of Parliament governing dentistry

The Dentists Act (1984)
The Dentists Act (1984) Amendment order (2005)
Legislation governing the CQC comes from the Health and Social Care Act (2008)
X-rays IR(MER)2000
IRR 1999
Tooth whitening laws
The General Dental Council (Continuing Professional Development) (Dentists) Rules Order of Council (2008)
The General Dental Council Continuing Professional Development Committee (Procedure) Rules Order of Council (2003)
The General Dental Council (Constitution of Committees) Amendment Order of Council (2003)
The Dental Auxiliaries (Amendment) Regulations (2003)
The General Dental Council (Constitution of Committees) Order of Council (2003)
The General Dental Council (Constitution) Amendment Order (2002)
The General Dental Council (President of the Council) Rules Order of Council (2002)
The General Dental Council (Election of Members) Rules Order of Council (2002)
The Dental Auxiliaries (Amendment) Regulations (2002)
The General Dental Council (Constitution) Order (2002)
The Dentists Act 1984 (Dental Auxiliaries) Order (2002)
The Dentists Act 1984 (Amendment) Order (2001)
The Dental Auxiliaries (Amendment) Regulations (1999)
The Dentists Act 1984 (Amendment) Order (1998)
The European Primary and Specialist Dental Qualifications Regulations (1998)
The Dental Auxiliaries (Amendment) Regulations (1996)
The Dental Qualifications (Recognition) Regulations (1984)
The Dental Auxiliaries (Amendment) Regulations (1991)
The Dentists Act 1984 (Dental Auxiliaries) Amendment Order (1991)
The Irish Republic (Termination of 1927 Agreement) Order (1984)
Dental Auxiliaries Regulations (1986)
The Dentists Act 1984 (Commencement) Order (1984)

 

Health and Safety

The Health and Safety at Work Act (1974)
Health and safety Executive 

 

NHS GDP earnings and expenses

DDRB Review Body on Doctors’ and Dentists’ Remuneration report 2017PDF icon
Link to the site for the DDRB
GP Earnings and Expenses(2014/15)
Dental Earnings and Expenses (2014/15)
Dental Working Hours 2014/15 and 2015/16 Initial Analysis

Dental Earnings and Expenses 2014/15 Initial AnalysisPDF icon

Dental Earnings and Expenses 2014/15 Data Quality StatementPDF icon

Dental Earnings and Expenses 2014/15 Methodology (BDA)PDF icon

Dental Earnings and Expenses – England and Wales, Time-Series 2006/07 – 2014/15 excel

Dental Earnings and Expenses – Scotland, Time Series 2008/09 – 2014/15 excel

Dental Working Hours, 2014/15 and 2015/16 Initial Analysis ReportPDF icon

Dental Working Hours, 2014/15 and 2015/16 Data Quality StatementPDF icon

Dental Working Hours 2015/16 England and Wales (.csv) csv file icon

Dental Working Hours 2015/16 Northern Ireland (.csv) csv file icon

Dental Working Hours 2015/16 Scotland (.csv) csv file icon

Dental Working Hours England and Wales Time Series 2006/07 – 2015/16 excel

Dental Working Hours Northern Ireland Time Series 2008/09 – 2015/16 excel

Dental Working Hours Scotland Time Series 2008/09 to 2015/16 excel

 

Specialist lists

Dental and maxillofacial radiology (192KB, PDF) October 2010PDF icon

Dental public health curriculum (222KB, PDF) February 2010PDF icon

Dental and maxillofacial radiology (192KB, PDF) October 2010PDF icon

Endodontics curriculum (882KB, PDF) June 2010PDF icon

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (221KB, PDF) May 2015PDF icon

Oral medicine curriculum (175KB, PDF) July 2010PDF icon

Oral microbiology curriculum (1.1MB, PDF) June 2013PDF icon

Oral surgery curriculum (1.2MB, PDF) February 2014PDF icon

Orthodontic curriculum (271KB, PDF) September 2010PDF icon

Paediatric dentistry (228KB, PDF) June 2009PDF icon

Periodontics curriculum (835KB, PDF) June 2010PDF icon

Prosthodontics curriculum (940KB, PDF) June 2010PDF icon

Restorative dentistry (656KB, PDF) June 2009PDF icon

Special Care Dentistry (1.2MB, PDF) November 2012PDF icon

 

NHS Dental Statistics for England 2015-16

NHS Dental Statistics for England 2015-16 (all reports)PDF icon

• There were 39.7 million Courses of Treatment (CoT) delivered in 2015-16, 70,837 (0.2 per cent) more than the number of CoT delivered in 2014-15
• In the 24 month period ending 30th June 2016, 22.1 million adult patients were seen by an NHS dentist, representing 51.7 per cent of the adult population
• The number of children seen by an NHS dentist in the 12 months up to 30th June 2016 was 6.7 million. This equates to 57.9 per cent of the child population
• Scale and Polish remains the most frequent treatment delivered to adults (excluding examinations) with 13.0 million CoT and a 45.6 per cent share of all clinical treatments in 2015-16
• Children were most likely to receive a Fluoride Varnish Treatment (excluding examinations) with 4.1 million delivered during 2015-16. This is a 20.3 per cent (696,286) increase from 2014-15
• 24,089 dentists performed NHS activity during 2015-16. This is an increase of 142 (0.6 per cent) on 2014-15.

 

Associations in dentistry

American Dental Association – ADA
Anglo-Asian Odontological Group – AOG
Association of Dental Groups – ADG
Association of Dental Implantology – ADI
British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry – BACD
British Academy of Oral Implantology – BAOI
British Association of Dental Nurses – BADN
British Association of Dental Therapists – BADT
British Dental Association – BDA
British Dental Bleaching Society – BDBS
British Dental Industry Association – BDIA
British Dental Practice Managers’ Association – BDPMA
British Endodontic Society – BOS
British Homeopathic Dental Society – BHDS/a>
British Medical Acupuncture Society – BMAS
British Orthodontic Society – BOS
British Society of Dental Hygiene & Therapy – BSDHT
British Society of Occlusal Studies – BSOS
British Society of Paediatric Dentistry – BSPD
British Society of Periodontology – BSP
Committee of Postgraduate Dental Deans and Directors – COPDEND
Dental Laboratories Association – DLA
Dental Technologists Association – DTA
European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry – EAAD
European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry – ESCD
European Society of Endodontology – ESE
Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) – FDGP(UK)
General Dental Council – GDC
Healthcare Environmental Group Ltd
International Academy of Aesthetic Facial Academics – IAAFA
International and American Association for Dental Research – IADR
International Federation of
Dental Hygienists
– IFDH

Irish Association Of Oral Surgery – IAOS
Irish Dental Association – IDA
Irish Endodontic Society – IES
Irish Faculty of Dentistry – RCSI
Oral Health Foundation – OHF (formerly BDHF)
Orthodontic Technicians Association UK – OTA
Society of British Dental Nurses – SBDN

 

Major events

2017

BSSPD conference     6-7 April     Bishopsgate, London
Dentistry Show + Probe Awards + DTS     12-13 May     NEC, Birmingham
Scottish Dental Show     19-20 May     Glasgow
ExpoDental     18-20 May     Rimini
BDA conference     25-27 May     Manchester
Dentistry 16: Stars of Dentistry     23 June     Novotel, Hammersmith
Orthodontics show     7 July     Radisson Blu London
Implant Dentistry Show     7 July     Radisson Blu London
Endodontic Skills Development Day     7 July     Radisson Blu London
CPD Dentistry UK     15 Sep     Radisson Blu London
Digital Dentistry Show     15 Sep     Radisson Blu London
Dentistry Scotland Awards     3 Nov     Marriott Hotel, Glasgow
Oral Health Awards     17 Nov     Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington
Dental Industry Awards     17 Nov     Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington
Dentistry Awards     24 Nov     The Athena, Leicester
Private Dentistry Awards     15 Dec     Park Plaza Hotel, Westminster, London
Laboratory Awards     1 Dec     Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington

2018
AEEDC Dubai     6-8 Feb     Dubai
Midwinter Meeting     22-24 Feb     Chicago, Illinois
IDEM 2018     13-15 April     Singapore
BDA conference     10-12 May     Manchester
Europerio 9     20-23 June     Amsterdam
FDI Annual world dental congress     5-8 Sept     Buenos Aires
EAO European association of Osseointegration     11-13 Oct     Vienna
BDTA Dental showcase     TBC      (probably) ExCeL London
Greater New York Dental Meeting     23-28 Nov     New York, USA
ExpoDental     15-17 March     Feria De Madrid, Spain

2019
IDS     12-16 March     Köln, Germany

 

Awards schemes

The Dentistry Awards 2017

Private Dentistry Awards 2017

Laboratory Awards 2017

Irish Dentistry Awards 2017

Aesthetic Dentistry Awards 2017 (clinical)

Dental Awards

BDA Good Practice scheme

 

Dental journals

Aesthetic Dentistry Today 
British Dental Journal
BDJ News
Dental Nursing
Dental Practice
Dental Technologies Magazine
Dental Town
Dental Tribune
Dentistry magazine 
Dentistry Scotland 
Endodontic Practice 
Implant Dentistry Today 
Irish Dentistry 
Oral Health 
Private Dentistry 
Irish Dentistry magazine 
Laboratory magazine 
The Dentist
The Probe

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