BDA Scotland has called for a concerted effort to get low-income patients to attend their dentist as new data show the attendance gap between Scotland's most and least deprived communities continues to grow.
Date: 21 January 2020
The BDA has urged government to think again on Pensions Tax reform, following reports it intends to simply lift the Threshold Income in a bid to stop NHS staff reducing hours.
Date: 17 January 2020
Twenty-five individuals are being recognised in the latest round of the prestigious BDA Honours and Awards.
Date: 16 January 2020
The BDA has urged the government to act on the mounting problems in NHS dental services, following election gains which saw the Conservatives take control of a majority of England's worst access hotspots.
Date: 19 December 2019
Six national dental organisations are encouraging dentists to participate in a new survey of antibiotic prescribing in dentistry.
Date: 12 December 2019
Following the collapse of the tendering process for orthodontic services in the West Midlands, the BDA and the ADG have called on Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock to halt all future procurements.
Date: 10 December 2019
The BDA has welcomed a focus on prevention and reduced intervention in a new study on the effectiveness of fillings in children.
Date: 27 November 2019
The BDA has called for the next government to end competitive tendering across the NHS.
Date: 26 November 2019
New analysis from the BDA indicates access problems for NHS dental services are now blighting communities across every English region.
Date: 20 November 2019
The BDA has welcomed pledges from the Labour Party to abolish charges for dental check-ups for adults in England.
Date: 17 November 2019