Long-tailed macaques practice good dental hygiene, researchers found when they followed a troupe around a coastal village
GDC publishes first analysis of fitness to practise case data
Holyrood is waking up to the threat of oral cancer, as MSPs prepare to tackle a condition that kills more people than road traffic accidents
Dentists are twice as likely to be sued than a decade ago as “no win, no fee” lawyers use “aggressive tactics” to target the profession
The GDC responds to the Department of Health consultation for views on what they need to do to protect the public
People from more deprived backgrounds in England twice as likely to be admitted to hospital in need of dental work as those who are better off
Twice as many children under the age of 10 receive hospital treatment for tooth decay as those treated for broken arms, figures for England show
Britain’s top dentist has hailed Portsmouth as a trailblazer for dental training excellence nationwide
The GDC has published a series of guidance documents for dental professionals and CPD providers, ahead of the launch of enhanced CPD next year
In separate cases, two women from Kidderminster and Doncaster have pleaded guilty to practising dentistry illegally following prosecutions by the GDC.
The government has been accused of letting down children in England following the launch of an unfunded programme to tackle child tooth decay.
The British Dental Association has responded to feedback from members impacted by the global shortage of Hepatitis B Vaccine.
The British Dental Association Wales has reacted to new figures showing that tooth decay remains the leading reason for children ending up in hospital
The BDA congratulates Susie Sanderson OBE, who has today been elected as the Speaker of the FDI General Assembly.
The BDA has called on government to act as new figures show nearly 42% of children in England are missing out on free dental care.
Dentist leaders have accused the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) of leaving 400,000 boys a year at risk of cancer