Setting standards, supporting careers
for the entire dental team

The College of General Dentistry is your professional body: marking your commitment to be the best you can be for your patients, supporting your professional development, and enhancing your career potential at every step. Find out what joining the College could mean for you

A proud community of dedicated dental professionals

We are the only membership College committed to quality and standards of excellence in general practice dentistry – placing you at the forefront of better oral health

Patients & the public

We foster excellence and confidence in oral healthcare, for all. The interests of patients is always a priority, and we provide a wealth of information, advice and links to relevant organisations

Education Partner at Dentistry Show London 2022

Meet us on Stand F58 and join our programme of nine CPD seminars at the Clinical Excellence Theatre at the Dentistry Show London, 7-8 October 2022

Member benefits

Your member benefits promote your continued learning, your professional standing, and will help you take your passion for dentistry to the next level

Science & practice

Supported by the most experienced professionals and organisations in the industry, we set the authoritative standards and guidance for general dental practice

Our Journal

The Primary Dental Journal is our quarterly, themed membership journal, uniquely dedicated to general dental practice

Find out what is going on in CGDent

Career pathways in general dental practice – filling the big void

26 August 2022

CPD submission reminder

21 September 2022

Vacancy for independent Trustee

8 September 2022

Upcoming live webinar: How to read a paper properly
Webinar 1 in new research series

28 September 2022, 1pm

Upcoming live webinar: LGBTQ diversity and inclusion in dentistry

4 October 2022, 7pm

Upcoming live webinar: Making dental extractions predictable

6 October 2022, 7pm

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