GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER CODE

A unique code identifying a GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER.

Description

A unique code identifying a GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER.

NHS Dental Services allocates GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER CODES to GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS carrying out work for the NHS.

A doctor can be both a GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER and a Dental CONSULTANT, and therefore hold a GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER CODE and a CONSULTANT CODE simultaneously.

General Dental Practitioner Code format

Practitioner Code Type

Character Position

Allocated By

Allocated To

Known As

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General Dental Practitioner Code

D

0-9

0-9

0-9

0-9

0-9

0-9

0-9

NHS Dental Services

 

GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS

in England & Wales

GDP

Allocated to GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS who work for the NHS

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly DENTAL PRACTICE BOARD NUMBER
Plural GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER CODES

Where Used

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