Fair pay and contracts
We fight to ensure dentists are properly rewarded for the work they do.
High street NHS dentists have seen a fall in real incomes with no parallel in the public sector. This collapse in pay is putting a struggling workforce under huge pressure, and fuelling an access crisis.
Discredited contracts are fuelling an exodus from the NHS. The payments they receive often bare little relation to the work they do, and some treatments can be delivered at a financial loss. These systems fail high needs patients, who require and deserve more time in the chair.
4 things you need to know about your pay
We fight your corner as the Government, once again, intends to impose significant real terms pay cuts on NHS dentists.