Useful Links

Below are list of link you may find useful.

Australian Dental Association

The Australian Dental Association is an organisation of dentists which has as its aim the encouragement of the health of the public and the promotion of the art and science of dentistry. There are Branches of the Association in all States and Territories.

The British Dental Association (BDA)

The British Dental Association (BDA) is the professional association and trade union for dentists in the United Kingdom and was founded in 1880. Membership, which is voluntary, stands at around 23,000. The majority of members are in general practice, or "High Street" practices.

Commonwealth Secretariat

Our objective is to build stronger democratic institutions and processes across the Commonwealth.

Commonwealth Foundation

The Commonwealth Foundation is an intergovernmental organisation set up almost fifty years ago to make civil society stronger.

Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK)

We aim to promote excellence in the standards of patient care in general dental practice by encouraging involvement in postgraduate training and assessment, education and research.

Federation Dentaire International (FDI)

The FDI World Dental Federation is a federation of approximately 200 national dental associations and specialist groups. The organisation's vision of "leading the world to optimal oral health" acknowledges that oral health is an integral part of general health and well-being.

General Dental Council (UK)

We are the organisation which regulates dental professionals in the United Kingdom. All dentists, dental nurses, dental technicians, clinical dental technicians, dental hygienists, dental therapists and orthodontic therapists must be registered with us to work in the UK.

Indian Dental Association

Founded in 1945, the IDA aims both at the continuing education programs of working dentists as well as creating awareness among the Indian citizenry of the need of dental care.

Malaysian Dental Association

The history of the Malaysian Dental Association began on the 2nd of September 1938 by the Malayan Dental Association, which was officially inaugurated at a special meeting held in the Dental Clinic, General Hospital Singapore.

New Zealand Dental Association

The New Zealand Dental Association (NZDA) is the professional association for New Zealand dentists. As well as providing services for its members, the NZDA is the one body able to speak on behalf of NZ dentistry as a whole. We also provide information and advice to consumers.

Nigerian Dental Association

The Nigerian Dental Association (NDA) is the authoritative national voice of dentistry, a non- governmental and not for profit oriented organization dedicated to the representation and advancement of the profession, nationally and internationally, and to the achievement of optimal oral health.

Pakistan Dental Association

The Pakistan Dental Association is an organization of dentists has as its aim the encouragement of the health of the public and the promotion of the art and science of dentistry. Membership implies an obligation for members to practise their profession in accordance with the high standards laid down by the Association.

South African Dental Association

The main business of the Association is to promote the interests and serve the needs of its Members in order to promote optimal oral health care for all South Africans. The Association subscribes to the World Health Organization definition of Health as a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

Sri Lankan Dental Association

The Sri Lanka Dental Association is the national and the parent body of the dental profession in Sri Lanka. Since its formulation in 1933, the SLDA has been contributing immensely to the development of the profession as well as the welfare of the public of Sri Lanka.

Uganda Dental Association

The Uganda Dental Association is the officially registered council of dental surgeons in Uganda and aims to link Government and the public to the Dental Profession. The UDA is a registered non-governmental organization that brings together all qualified dentists, retired or practising in Uganda.