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Dental student membership

We’re here to protect you from the beginning, while you study and as you journey through your career. We can help with any dentolegal concerns including patient complaints, claims for compensation or referrals to the HPCSA.

Being a Dental Protection member means you’re protected – and you get lots of important extras.

Benefits of Membership


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Benefits of membership

Complaints support

Help responding to and resolving patient complaints

Advice and legal representation

You can request advice and legal representation for HPCSA investigations, disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

Good Samaritan acts

Worldwide protection for Good Samaritan acts – where you provide emergency medical assistance in a personal rather than professional capacity.

Expert legal team

Access to a dedicated legal team, which may include clinical negligence attorneys, dentolegal consultants and professional claims managers

Help with unwanted media attention

Specialist support including preparing statements and responding to the media on your behalf

Contact us below if you need to update your personal information.

Tel: 0800 225 677

Email: [email protected]

It is important to keep your details up to date, as any missing or inaccurate information could affect your right to request assistance and, in some circumstances, can result in your membership being cancelled.