Useful Links

Useful website links about dental care and dentistry:

The Oral Health Foundation is an independent charity promoting improvement of oral health in the UK and throughout the world. Provides excellent advice about common dental problems and prevention.

The General Dental Council (GDC) is the organisation which regulates dental professionals in the United Kingdom. All dentists, dental nurses, dental technicians, clinical dental technicians, dental hygienists, dental therapists and orthodontic therapists must be registered with the GDC in order to work in the UK.

NHS Choices offers advice on prevention of tooth decay and gum disease and other aspects of dentistry. It also offers good advice on general health.

The British Society of Paediatric Dentistry provides information about looking after your children’s teeth and answers to many common questions.

The British Society of Periodontology has a wealth of information on gum disease.