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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
  • FDI Annual Report 2020
    05/12/2021
    2020 FDI Annual Report underlines notable wins for oral health despite the unprecedented global health crisis
  • Dr Paul Abbott
    05/12/2021
    “A fantastic opportunity for dentists to broaden their education”: Spotlight on ADA FDI World Dental Congress speaker Prof. Paul Abbott, endodontist
  • tedros dr who
    05/05/2021
    Updated WHO Director-General report on Oral health includes clefts and community-based fluoridation programmes
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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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Standing Committees

Elections 2021: Call for nominations for candidates to Standing Committees

Regular Members are invited to submit nominations for candidates to Standing Committees by 31 May 2021. 

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World Dental Congress
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