Applications for Postgraduate Diploma in Implant Dentistry are now open!

7 August 2018
We are now taking applications for the twentieth intake of this much sought-after course, starting January 2019.   An internationally renowned team, using state-of-the art facilities and training methodologies, delivers our course in London with three units taught in Germany, Italy and Spain. This part-time course will be spread over a 2-year period and has been designed to fit around the busy...

Applications are now open for the Postgraduate Diploma in Primary Care Oral Surgery!

6 August 2018
Applications are now open to join the two-year, part-time Diploma starting in February 2019 in London. This course will provide you with the opportunity to complete multiple hands-on oral surgery cases supervised by a specialist oral surgeon within a primary care setting or specialist minor oral surgery clinic.  

Membership fees frozen for 2018-19

26 July 2018
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) has frozen its membership fees for 2018-19. For renewals in October 2018 and April 2019, fees for Fellows and Full Members will stay at the 2017-18 rate of £330 per annum (£198 after higher rate tax relief), MJDF members will continue to pay £300 (£180), and subscriptions for Associate Members will stay at £224 (£134.40). 

Free CPD: are you ready to test your antimicrobial prescribing knowledge?

26 July 2018
FGDP(UK) would like to make its members aware of a new e-learning resource which enables oral health professionals to test their knowledge of antimicrobial stewardship and prescribing. 

FGDP welcomes HPV commitments

25 July 2018
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)) has welcomed the commitments to extend the NHS vaccination programme for girls against Human Papillomavirus (HPV) to boys in England, Scotland and Wales.          FGDP(UK) Dean, Ian Mills  

Free online CPD: Alcohol (Identification and Brief Advice)

24 July 2018
FGDP(UK) is making its members aware of an e-learning resource on giving brief advice to dental patients about their alcohol consumption.

FGDP(UK) Diploma has opened up many professional doors for me

23 July 2018
GDP and Course Director Philip Dawson was inspired by the Diploma in Restorative Dentistry to pursue roles he would never have dreamed about.  

Joining Diploma in Restorative Dentistry was one of the best career decisions I've made

23 July 2018
GDP Dr Gareth McMorrow discusses the importance of the FGDP(UK) Diploma in Restorative Dentistry to his career.  

What advice would you give to today’s dental students?

12 July 2018
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) is looking for Members to contribute their thoughts, advice and experiences for Student Bites, its new e-newsletter for Student Members.

FGDP(UK) highlights role of dentists for obstructive sleep apnoea

9 July 2018
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) has written to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to make it aware of the role of dentists in managing obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA).

Tutor Application for Diploma in Restorative Dentistry now open!

6 July 2018
The Course Tutor will guide and support between five to six participants through cohort 25 (Manchester) or 26 (London) of the FGDP(UK) Diploma in Restorative Dentistry.  The post holder will also have an active role in observing treatment being carried out, supervising cases carried out by the participant and giving guidance on the presentation of cases in line with course

Daniel Caga - About the FGDP(UK) Diploma in Restorative Dentistry

2 July 2018
“The FGDP Restorative diploma has really had a positive impact on my clinical dentistry”