News

Congratulations to our latest diplomates

20 March 2019
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK offers its congratulations to 15 dental professionals who have recently passed its exams and assessments.

FGDP(UK) Fellowship Awards

19 March 2019
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) has awarded Fellowships to eight individuals in recognition of their exceptional professional achievements. 

FGDP(UK) Awards – 2019 Winners

18 March 2019
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) has announced the winners of its 2019 Awards. The awards were made to general dental professionals, nominated by their dental peers and colleagues, in three categories:  

FGDP welcomes new guidance on oral care and people with learning disabilities

15 March 2019
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)) would like to make its members aware of new guidance from Public Health England on oral care and people with learning disabilities, which is relevant to General Dental Practitioners.

FGDP extends free membership to all UK dental students

8 March 2019
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) has announced that it is extending membership to all BDS students.    

New blockbuster cinema deal for Members

6 March 2019
To celebrate Dentists Day (6 March 2019) the Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)) is delighted to announce that our Members can now enjoy discounts of up to 40% on cinema tickets. The Faculty has partnered with The Cinema Society to offer discounted tickets at over 250 cinemas throughout the UK, including the majority of the well-known chains and multiplexes. 

FGDP (UK) seeks Tutors for Certificate & Diploma in Restorative Dentistry

6 March 2019
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) is inviting applications for Tutors for its highly respected Postgraduate Certificate/ Diploma in Restorative Dentistry.

The Importance of Record Keeping

14 February 2019
FGDP(UK) Dean, Ian Mills, examines the benefits of keeping thorough clinical records.    

Help us develop leaders in dentistry

7 February 2019
Are you an FGDP(UK) Fellow or hold equivalent Fellowship from an appropriate Royal College?   Are you actively engaged in primary care dentistry?  

Notification of elections to the National Faculty Board

31 January 2019
Nomination for elections will soon be held for two national and seven regional seats on the National Faculty Board. The Board sets the strategy for the FGDP(UK) and oversees its implementation, and elected candidates will serve a three year term.

Practices needed to carry out priority oral health research

30 January 2019
The Faculty is encouraging dentists, dental care professionals and dental practices to take a short survey to identify their interest in carrying out important oral health research.

Prescribing self-audit tool re-launched as 5-year antibiotics plan unveiled

24 January 2019
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)) and British Dental Association have published an updated version of their Antimicrobial Prescribing Self-Audit Tool.