The GDC is the organisation that regulates dental professionals in the UK. It maintains standards for the benefit of patients. Every dentist, dental therapist, dental hygienist and dental nurse must be registered with the GDC to practice in the UK.
The BDA is the professional associate of dentists in the UK. It promotes the interest of members, advances the science, arts and ethics of density and improves the nations’ oral health. It is a wonderful resource of support and education for UK dentists.
Straumann is a leading dental implant manufacturer. Based in Switzerland, Straumann has been involved in dental implant manufacture for over 60 years. They are dedicated to the research and development of dental implant systems and support their clinicians through education by the International Team for Implantology (ITI) and a well-trusted support network in the UK.
The strong history and responsible nature of the company ensures we are placing the world’s best implant systems for our patients ensuring longevity and support. We believe in ensuring the system our patients are provided with today, are still available for restoration in 15 years time or more, is critical for everyone.
Based in Sweden, Astra implants are another leading brand of dental implant manufacturer. We care for many patients with Astra implants and so we have good links with AstraTech, who were bought by Dentsply recently.
The Association of Dental Implantology is a registered charity dedicated to providing the profession with continuing implant education and the public with greater understanding of the benefits of dental implants.
The Inman Aligner is a new philosophy in cosmetic dentistry. We are certified users of the Inman Aligner system. When patients have crooked teeth the ideal treatment is always to straighten them with braces. Most adults don’t wish to spend months in fixed, silver braces. The Inman Aligner is a small unobtrusive system that can straighten your front teeth in as little as 6-16 weeks.
The British Society of Occlusal Studies is a society that brings to the UK education for dentists about the complex subject of occlusion. Occlusion is the study of the dynamic relationship between the surfaces of the teeth and how they move in function.
This encompasses both restorative dentistry to ensure the dentist restores to a harmonious position, but also for orthodontic work (the movement of teeth) and identifying parafunctional activities such as clenching and grinding habits.
All dentists at Market House are members of BSOS, to ensure your dentistry is harmonious and sympathetic for you. There are around 180 members and full membership is by invitation only which is made to practicing dentists who have completed an arduous training programme which typically takes 5 years to complete.
Speakers who are at the leading edge of research and practice are flown in from all around the world to make presentations at the society’s meetings.
Denplan is a capitation scheme that helps you to spread the costs of your dental care. It is the UKs leading dental payment plan with over 2 million customers. If you wish to spread the cost of your routine dental care throughout the year, Denplan could be the solution for you. Ask us to find out more.
The Society for Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry is the UK charity dedicated to the advancement of knowledge in pain and anxiety control for dentistry. The society provides postgraduate education and encouraging the safe provision of conscious sedation for dentistry.
An independent charity dedicated to improving oral health and wellbeing around the world. Since the 1970s, the charity has continued to provide expert, independent and impartial advice on all aspects of oral health directly to those who need it most.
The Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and social care in England. Their purpose is to make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high quality care and encourage services to improve. All dental practices have been and are regularly inspected by the CQC.
Market House Dental Practice has been inspected and passed by the CQC.