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The informed choice for graduates

Meeting your needs throughout your career​. We're here with you every step.

What sets us apart?

Get in there early - set up your graduate membership now and help us to help you.
Occurrence based indemnity
You can seek assistance for any complaint or claim arising from an adverse incident that took place during your dental membership.
We have over 64,000 dental members worldwide.
Risk management
The world's leading professional defence organisation for dentists to minimise risk and deliver improved patient care. We provide a range of risk management materials and workshops that are focused on advice and practical tools to help you throughout ​your career.
Confidential counselling
We offer access to a counselling service to help you tackle stress and anxiety.
Access to 14 months of indemnity
From the day you start work.
Online learning
Our e-learning platform, Prism, allows you to complete free online ​learning modules around the clock.
Advice and support
Emergency advice available 24/7 from ​over 70 dentolegal advisers.

Joining is easy

Join now for just £15

If you are a final year student or in your first year post-qualification, you can now renew your membership online

Alternatively, you can print the PDF application form and return it to the freepost address shown on the form.

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About to graduate in Ireland?

About to qualify as a DCP?
75% of UK and Ireland young dentists choose Dental Protection as their protection organisation.

Here to help

We understand this is a hectic time for you so we want to support you as much as possible now, and as you start work.

Please get in touch with your school rep if you have any questions regarding membership, or if you need advice or assistance as you prepare for work.

Visit is a unique website from Dental Protection, created by young dentists for young dentists to help support you in the early stages of your career with wide range of articles, practical tips and case studies. You can also find out about our regular events including this year's Young Dentist Conference. Why not write an article and share your experiences with other dental professionals around the world?