Dental care professionals

FGDP(UK) transfer to the College of General Dentistry

FGDP(UK) will transfer to the College of General Dentistry from 1 July 2021. Faculty members are invited to confirm their membership preference to come into effect from this date onwards. Information about the transfer can be found here. Membership of the College is currently open to FGDP(UK) members, and DCPs. Membership will open to all dental professionals soon. The College offers Associate Membership, Full Membership, Associate Fellowship and Fellowship. DCPs can join the College as an Associate Member. You can find out more about CGDent membership on their website

Affiliate Membership at FGDP(UK)

The Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) reflects and represents individuals across the whole general dental practice team, including all dental care professionals who are registered with the GDC. We are the only professional membership body in the UK specifically for general dental practice and so we welcome dental therapists, hygienists, nurses and technicians; as well as clinical dental technicians and orthodontic therapists.

As FGDP(UK) includes members from across the dental team, motivated members can make valuable contributions which influence the future of the profession and dental care as a whole.

Membership of FDGP(UK) sends a message that you are serious about your profession, your career, and that you uphold the highest standards of dental care. Dental care professionals can join FGDP(UK) as an Affiliate member.
You can find out more about our membership benefits here.