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National dental organisations join forces to agree return-to-work guidance

May 12, 20202 min read

National dental organisations have joined forces to agree guidance for UK general dental practices on returning to work as the coronavirus pandemic eases. The COVID-19 Future Planning Task Group, convened by the Faculty of General Dental Practice UK and College of General Dentistry, brings together senior members of a number of organisations, including…

The Art & Science of Dentistry (Wales) Prize

Apr 27, 20207 min read

Cymraeg The College is pleased to sponsor this competition as an opportunity for students at the School of Dentistry at Cardiff University to showcase a dental topic or subject which may have an influence, or have had an influence on the improvement of oral health care for all. The work…

Launching our first qualification with the IAS Academy

Jan 29, 20202 min read

The College of General Dentistry (CGDent) – the first independent college for primary care dentistry and authoritative body for standards in practice –  this week announced that IAS Academy is to provide training for its Diploma in Primary Care Orthodontics (DipPCOrth) launching on February 3rd, 2020. This is an important…

Join us at the BDIA Showcase in Birmingham

Aug 27, 20191 min read

Join us at the College of General Dentistry stand J80 at the BDIA Showcase at the NEC Birmingham, 17-19 October. Trustees and others will be on hand throughout the Show to share our plans and hear your views on the future role of the College in the transformation of primary…

Trustees sought

Apr 25, 20193 min read

Help us create a new Royal College for dentistry Closing date 30 June 2019 Trustees are being sought for the new College of General Dentistry, which is currently being established with a vision to cultivate excellence in oral healthcare. We will achieve this by fostering a strong and trusted professional…

FGDP(UK) publishes revised Standards in Dentistry

Oct 4, 20184 min read

The Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)) has published the second edition of Standards in Dentistry, its flagship publication for general dental practitioners and their teams which acts as a guide to personal or practice-based quality assessment. A comprehensive compendium of guidance and standards relevant to primary dental care, it sets out specific…

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