Feeling unhappy at work as a dental associate? Dental business strategist Asif Syed offers some tips on how to turn the negatives into positives and take control of your career.
25 September, 2018
Janine Brooks makes the case for why mentoring in the dental professional needs to get serious, and she offers some tips and tools to help you make the most of mentoring.
24 September, 2018
Interested in writing for dental publications? The British Dental Writers and Editors Forum can help you gain confidence and network!
13 September, 2018
Dental Roots founder Dr Saeid Haghri explains the benefits of using dental loops.
12 September, 2018
Austerity is meant to be over in the NHS. Yet the latest data on dentists earnings is a timely reminder of how far Ministers need to go to guarantee its future.
30 August, 2018
We have updated our template dental associate agreements to reflect feedback from members and developments in law - now might be a good time for you to review your contract with your practice owner.
29 August, 2018
If you are wondering whether to focus your future career aims on working in the NHS or moving into private practice, here's some information to help you in your career planning.
26 July, 2018
Three top tips from the BDA's Young Dentists Committee to help you get ahead in your career.
25 July, 2018
Why young dentists should be interested in the news that the HPV vaccine will now be offered to boys, as well as girls, to help prevent cases of oral and oropharngeal cancer.
What can the research on millennials tell us about the careers of dentists starting out in practice today? BDA Policy Adviser, Tom King, investigates.
24 July, 2018
Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have developed a new way to grow mineralised materials which could regenerate hard tissues such as dental enamel and bone - lead researcher Dr Sherif Elsharkawy explains.
20 July, 2018
Local Dental Committee Conference Chair for 2019, Vijay Sudra, reflects on Conference 2018, explains why he gets involved and some of the issues that he thinks are most pertient for the dental professional today.
13 July, 2018
How the #dentistry24 event on 24 May came about and what might come next? find out...
10 July, 2018
Dental school is like a roller coaster ride. You spend ages waiting in line to get a seat and as soon as the ride starts there are highs and lows and some unexpected turns along the way. Here's one fifth year students guide to getting through it!
We provide the facts about dental amalgam and high-strength MRI scanners, and highlight some useful resources for your patients on discussing the usage of dental amalgam.
28 June, 2018
Should we make sugar the 'new tobacco' and campaign for producers to be clear, not just about the amounts of contained in products, but also about the health impacts of eating their products, including oral health?
Three DCTs talk about their experience of being on-call in hospital on the night of the Manchester Arena bombing and what they learned from the situation.
1 June, 2018
Amaar Hassan shares what he learnt at the BDA's recent careers and networking event aimed at younger dentists - and why he thinks it's important that young dentist's reach out and share experiences.
22 May, 2018
Tashfeen Kholasi shares her experience of volunteering for a charity offering dental treatment for patients in Nepal.
21 May, 2018
Some recent research shows self-medication for dental pain with paracetamol is a significant cause of accidental overdose and potential liver failure. Charlotte Currie looks at the evidence and highlights some useful resources for dentists to use to be aware of the problem.