Faculty of Dental Surgery (FDS)
The FDS is a professional body committed to enabling dental surgeons to achieve and maintain excellence in practice and patient care.
Founded in 1947, the Faculty is comprised of a board and over 5,500 fellows and members who we collaborate with to reflect and represent the profession.
FDS launches Children’s Oral Health Advice e-learning programme - read more
The Princess Royal awarded Honorary Fellowship
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited the Royal College of Surgeons to receive her Honorary Fellowship of the Faculty of Dental Surgery and to unveil a commemorative stone which will be set into the new building at Lincoln's Inn Fields.
Latest from the Faculty
A guide to the consent process
1 April 2020. Practical advice on how to meet the legal and regulatory requirements around the consent process and how to protect a patient’s rights to make decisions about their treatment.
Develop your leadership skills
4 Jun 2020. An insight into standards and recommendations that can inform training, development and assessment of clinical leaders and leadership.
How to get ahead in conducting clinical audits
6 May 2020. Insights and tips on how to get started on clinical audits, make the most of your involvement and maximise the impact of audits both from a personal and professional point of view.