My background as a dentist for over 30 years is in mixed private / NHS dental practice as an associate, practice owner, as an expense sharing partner for 24 years, providing general dentistry, orthodontics, IV sedation and TMD management, until 2017.
Dental Mentors UK is THE website for dental professionals who offer mentoring to access support for this part of their professional practice.
Full directory of Mentors for you to choose from. Browsing the directory is free. Please note professional mentors will charge a fee.
Development Advisers are named individuals who support dental professionals who need to develop their skills and competencies. The role is likely to include supporting individuals who have been referred to the General Dental Council.
From time to time Dental Registrants find themselves in a position where they need support to develop their skills or competencies as a result of a complaint or GDC Fitness to Practise investigation.
Anne Budenberg, a dentist with over 30- years' experience in NHS and private practice, including roles in secondary care, dental education, risk management and mentoring.
Click here to hear DMUK member Anne Budenberg speak to DUMK founder Janine Brooks about the need for a mentor in dentistry
We provide free on-line classes to DMUK members. There is a charge for CPD for non members. A selection of the CPD provided is listed below.
Saturday January 21st 2023 DMUK members Development Day - RSM London
Thursday 16th February 2023 18.30 - 19.30 The Virtuous Dental Prpofessional - What is it?
Wednesday 15th March 2023 18.30 - 19.30 Constellations- a tool for exploring relationships
Wednesday 19th April 2023 18.30 - 19.30 Supporting Registrants in Difficulty - Case discussions
In addition on line Peer supervision sessions for DMUK members only - all 18.30 - 19.30
dates to be advised
We believe that all dental professionals would benefit from regularly working with a mentor from a personal as well as a professional point of view. Mentors are experienced dental professionals who can guide and support you throughout your career. .