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Career Guide

The BDA Career Guide is designed to help you with your future career choices.

Career GuideExperienced dentists give advice on a range of careers including general practice, specialisation and community dentistry.


GDPs give the low down on working for NHS, mixed practices and dental corporates. They also give advice on special interests whilst working in practice and private dentistry.


Professor Nairn Wilson CBE and Dr Janine Brooks MBE give their predictions for the future of dentistry and the impact this may have, both on the future dental market and your potential career choices.


Preview the guide today by downloading an extract.


Get your copy

All fourth year (BDS4) student members will be posted a copy at the start of the spring term.

If you are not a member and would like a copy, you can join online or over the phone - 020 7563 4550. Student membership is now only £2.50 a month.


Careers lecture

You can also find out more about career planning in our 'Your career: making the right choice' lecture. This is touring all schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland throughout the academic year. Find out when we're visiting your dental school.