Information for overseas dental care professionals
The General Dental Council (GDC) is the organisation that regulates qualified dental professionals in the UK.
When you register with the GDC you are licensed to work as a dentist or other dental care professional in the UK.
The Dental Care Professionals Register includes:
- dental hygienists
- dental therapists
- clinical dental technicians
- orthodontic therapists
- dental nurses
- dental technicians