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Advising patients about direct-to-consumer orthodontics
23 December 2021
Dental nurses must have indemnity to practise, and will be asked to declare they have appropriate arrangements in place when they join the GDC register or renew their registration.
16 December 2021
How would you respond to these festive dilemmas?
19 November 2021
Since lockdown began, the profession has been faced with a torrent of new challenges and guidance and hundreds of DDU members have turned to our dento-legal helpline for help and support.
18 October 2021
Fillers and Botox cannot be administered to under 18s for cosmetic reasons in England.
17 September 2021
The limit for most standard dental chairs is 20 stone, and allowances might need to be made to safely treat patients whose weight exceeds this.
23 August 2021
The excellence of the Dental Defence Union’s employee training has been recognised by HRH the Princess Royal.
16 August 2021
We can help if misleading information about you has been published or you think you have been defamed.
21 July 2021
The position regarding COVID-19 continues to change. Our advice is to stay up to date with the latest guidance from relevant government departments and agencies. See below for links to some of the relevant websites across the four nations.
4 May 2021
Dento-legal adviser Sarah Ide explores how dental professionals can help safeguard vulnerable patients, particularly during the coronavirus pandemic.