GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER

All GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS and Dental Care Professionals who practise in the United Kingdom must be registered with the General Dental Council.

Description

All GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS and Dental Care Professionals who practise in the United Kingdom must be registered with the General Dental Council.

This includes, all Dentist s, Dental Nurses, Dental Technicians, Dental Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Clinical Dental Technicians and Orthodontic Therapists

The General Dental Council Dentists Register lists all dentists registered with the General Dental Council. The General Dental Council also maintains the General Dental Council Dental Care Professionals Register and the General Dental Council Specialist Lists in Distinctive Branches of Dentistry.

Note: GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBERS  vary in length. Filling zeros are used between the prefix and GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER, where required, to maintain total length of eight characters.

For GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS  working as a dental CONSULTANT  who do not have a GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL REFERENCE NUMBER, the GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER  should be used to derive the CONSULTANT CODE, prefixed with "CD".

For further information, please refer to the Dental Consultants in England (PDF)  guidance document issued by the Organisation Data Service.

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General Dental Council

 

GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS

, Dental Nurses, Dental Technicians, Dental Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Clinical Dental TechniciansOrthodontic Therapists  

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The General Dental Council is a Regulatory Body - all GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS and Dental Care Professionals who practise in the United Kingdom must be registered with the General Dental Council  

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL NUMBER
Plural GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBERS

Where Used

Type Link How used
Class GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER has an attribute GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER of type GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER
Data Element CONSULTANT CODE references in description GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER
Attribute CONSULTANT CODE references in description GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER
Attribute GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER references in description GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER
Supporting Information Organisation Data Service Default Codes references in description GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER
Attribute PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ENTRY IDENTIFIER references in description GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER
Data Element REFERRER CODE references in description GENERAL DENTAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER