General Dental Council
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General Dental CouncilThe official body which regulates dental professionals in the UK. All dentists, dental nurses, technicians, hygienists, therapists and orthodontists must be registered with the GDC to work in the UK.
Registers qualified professionals, sets standards of dental practice and conduct, assures the quality of dental education, ensures that professionals keep up-to-date, helps patients with complaints about a dentist or dental care professional, and works to strengthen patient protection.