About DDU - The DDU
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About DDU

About DDU

The DDU is the specialist dental division of the MDU.

The MDU is led and staffed by doctors and dentists who have real-life experience of the pressures and challenges you face every day. Their expertise in medico-legal and dento-legal issues, complaints and claims is unparalleled.

Since 1885, we have been indemnifying members for incidents arising from their clinical care of patients. We are proud of our heritage, but we are always looking forward, shaping our products and services to meet the changing needs of the profession.

Our heritage

We're the world's first medical defence organisation, and we're proud of our rich history of guiding, supporting and defending our members.

Discover more about our heritage

Our future

While we're proud of our history, our focus is on the future. We want to make sure we continue to serve your needs as you face new challenges.

Our plans for the future

Annual report and accounts

Detailing our financial activities last year.

Download our annual report

Memorandum and Articles of Association

Signed by our founders in 1885, they form our constitution and govern the way we're run.

Download our Memorandum and Articles of Assocaition

How we are doing

Find out about our service standards, results from our satisfaction survey and the actions we're taking following your feedback.

Find out how we're doing

Careers at the MDU

Self-motivated team player with a passion for providing a high level of service?

See our current vacancies

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