Training and Education

A new future opens for dentistry

July 1st marked a momentous day in the history of dentistry in the UK, as the College of General Dentistry officially opened in a ceremony at the Barber Surgeons Hall.

Dental group brushes up on dementia knowledge

Scotland’s largest dental group is committed to ensuring its teams are fully equipped with the skills, empathy and understanding required to provide the best possible dental care experience for people...

Advance skills and boost confidence

Even with more than 13 years’ experience in implant dentistry, Silvia Hamer continues to prioritise her education and is always looking for new ways to enhance the clinical results she can achieve...

BSPD applauds new hospital programme

The oral health of children in hospital is recognised as fundamental to their wellbeing thanks to the Mini Mouth Care Matters programme. BSPD applauds the programme which is benefiting thousands of...

Preparation for post-pandemic oral rehabilitation

A look at the need to be proactive in managing the changing needs of patients.

Updated guidelines for lower third molar management

An expert working group has updated the 20-year-old National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines for lower third molar surgery to give them a fresh approach to patient care,...

North London dental practice expands its training facilities thanks to funding from Unity Trust Bank

A north London dental practice which provides state-of-the-art training for the next generation of dentists is expanding its facilities following funding from Unity Trust Bank.

Innovation funding recognises the impact of Covid-19 on university dental schools

The constraints of Covid-19 have placed major strains on dental schools, particularly in the safe continued training of dental students where the practical, patient-orientated elements have faced...

Tailored training

A look at one dentist's experience of diversifying into facial aesthetics.

Dental Update webinar series delivers for better dentistry

The webinar series held by Dental Update, Denplan and Oral-B from February 23 to March 18 drew in an incredible 25,766 registrations, with people able to view the webinars both live and on demand.

Simplifying the indirect restorative workflow

On March 30, 3M and Dental Update are hosting ‘“Success Simplified” – Simplifying the indirect restorative workflow’. The webinar will be presented by Akit Patel, a specialist in prosthodontics, and...

New ambassadors appointed to the College of General Dentistry

The College of General Dentistry has announced the appointment of two more ambassadors, Dr Louise Belfield and Dr Marina Harris, reflecting the college's commitment to the whole dental team.