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The global voice of the dental profession

FDI represents more than one million dentists worldwide. We work with our members to raise awareness about the importance of good oral health and its vital role in securing overall health and well-being. We are dedicated to safeguarding the health of people worldwide through the improved prevention, treatment, and control of oral diseases.

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Latest news
  • World Refugee Day 2021
    06/18/2021
    FDI advocacy guide promotes oral health and access to care for refugees and other vulnerable populations
  • Interview Mark Wolff
    06/08/2021
    Prof. Mark Wolff: Tailoring oral care for people with disabilities
  • Leading women
    06/03/2021
    Conversations with leading women in dentistry series: global representation matters
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Take steps to protect your oral health

Oral health is an essential part of your overall health and well-being at every stage of life.

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Search our wealth of material developed by FDI experts and stay up to date with the latest resources.

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Standing Committees

NEW Elections 2021: Call for nominations for Council

Regular Members are invited to submit nominations for candidates to Council by 30 June 2021. 

EXTENDED: Deadline for nominations for candidates to MLSC by 17 June 2021. 

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World Dental Congress
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