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Career Guide

Written specifically for BDA student members, this guide is designed to help you with your future career choices.

Experienced dentists give advice on a range of careers, from working in general practice, specialising in hospitals to community dentistry.


The guide contains information about the different career paths available, what you need to do to get there, plus top tips for succeeding in your dental career.


Dr Janine Brooks MBE and Professor Nairn Wilson CBE look at changing patient demographics and the impact this may have, both on the future dental market and your potential career choices.


Preview the guide today. Download an extract: Career Guide 2017 - Extract





Get your copy

All fourth year (BDS4) student members will be posted a copy in the autumn term.

If you are not a member and would like a copy, you can join online or over the phone - 020 7563 4550. Student membership is now only £2.42 a month.


Careers lecture

You can also find out more about career planning in our 'Your career: making the right choice'lecture. This is touring all schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland throughout the 2017-18 academic year. Find out when we're visiting your dental school.