NHS Dentistry Webinar

This free NHS webinar and Q&A session, presented by Len D’Cruz, will provide you with an overview of the current issues affecting NHS dentistry:

NHS Dental Contracts

The complexity and constraints of NHS contracts continue to overshadow dentistry and remain clouded in uncertainty. This webinar will explain these difficulties to help you and your practice team move your business forward.

Who should attend?

This webinar is designed for dentists, practice owners and practice managers concerned about the risks associated with NHS dentistry. 

Both members and non-members can attend free of charge.

You can take part from the comfort of your own home, or practice, and there will also be opportunities to ask questions and give us your opinions.

Click here to register

Our previous webinar on NHS contract reform is still available to watch on demand. Simply click here to watch it.

NHS stop start webinar

NHS webinar


On demand

Suitable for:

Dentists with an NHS contract in their practice

About the speaker

 Len D'Cruz

Len D’Cruz  BDS LDS LLM MFGDP DipFOd PGCert Med Ed

Len D’Cruz qualified from the Royal London Hospital in 1989 and did his vocational training at Whipps Cross. After an associateship in Hertfordshire he bought into his practice in Woodford Green as an expense sharing partner a year later and eventually took over the practice with his wife Anne who is also a dentist. He has done clinical assistantships in Restorative Dentistry and orthodontics. Len has been a vocational trainer for the London Deanery for a number of years and the practice is Denplan accredited and is also a Gold BDA Good Practice Scheme member.  It is now a six surgery practice and the practice is also part of the NHS new contract pilots /prototypes since September 2011. Len was an Examiner for the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners for the MJDF exam and for the Overseas Registration Exam (ORE).  He completed a Masters in Law at Cardiff in 2003 and the Certificate in Practice Appraisal from the FGDP in 2004.He completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Medical education from the University of Westminster in 2009 and has completed his FGDP Mentoring Certificate in 2012. He currently splits his time between clinical general dental practice, work as a Dento-legal advisor for Dental Protection Ltd and as Visiting Lecturer at the University of Bedfordshire for the MA in Dental Law and Ethics. He is also a Dental Postgraduate tutor for Health Education East of England and a non-executive Director of the BDA. He has published “Legal aspects of General Dental Practice” (Elsevier/Churchill Livingstone) and co-authored “Understanding NHS Dentistry” with Raj Rattan and Michael Watson. He writes and lectures regularly on dento-legal issues. His hobbies include photography, reading fiction and non-fiction and trying to keep fit at the gym. He has been awarded a Licentiateship from the Royal Photographic society (LRPS).