Welcome to BDIA Dental Showcase 2017

19th - 21st October 2017 | NEC | Birmingham

As the largest dental show in the UK, thousands of delegates attend to discover the very latest dental innovations across an unrivalled selection of exhibitor stands.

Visitors enjoy personalised product demonstrations, snap up unbeatable showcase deals, watch highly engaging lecture sessions and top up their CPD in the process.

Attracting more than 12,000 members of the dental profession and industry each year, BDIA Dental Showcase is where manufacturers, suppliers and distributors choose to unveil the very latest developments in their field – all under one roof.

Latest news

Dental nurses need educating

With a solid grounding in dental nursing going back further than she cares to remember (although she smiles a characteristic wry grin as she says this) it is not surprising that Fiona Ellwood became one of the founding members and patron of the Society of British Dental Nurses (SBDN) (www.sbdn.org.uk). A major clue to the reason for Fiona’s involvement comes from the opening sentence of the Society’s mission statement “our vision is to inspire and engage dental nurses at each and every stage of their career”. She has spent much of her varied and continuing career in dentistry, and in education, entwined with a passion for guiding colleagues to ever-greater self-fulfilment and achievement.

The event for the whole team

You reap what you sow’ is a well-known adage and certainly one that holds much relevance for building a successful dental practice. Behind every good business, is good people. But how do you define ‘good’? It is obviously a relative definition. One thing for certain though is that, if we want to improve either ourselves or our team, we are going to need to invest time and effort. Read more...

Dental Showcase – perfect for your practice

Dental Showcase is perfect for time-poor dentists like me, says Alison Simpson, director and clinician at Trinity Dental in Northamptonshire. As a busy dental practitioner running a three-surgery, fully-private practice, finding time to do anything other than treat patients and run my business is difficult. So, when it comes to choosing new equipment, it’s great to have the opportunity to see everything, from different manufacturers and suppliers, in one place, at a regular time each year. Read more...

BDIA Dental Showcase: The Industry's Show

Edmund Proffitt, chief executive of the British Dental Industry Association, reflects on the meaning of Dental Showcase. Are all dental exhibitions the same? Nowadays there are a number of opportunities for dental professionals to attend exhibitions and events. However, the BDIA Dental Showcase has invested significant effort over the years in building itself into the dedicated B2B event for dental professionals. By carefully working with the profession and suppliers, a comfortable and personal relationship has evolved between business conscious practitioners and an industry there to help and assist in the delivery of the very best dental care to all patients. Read more...

Preventive treatment delivers better oral health

Hypersensitivity is a common complaint of many of my patients and has a number of underlying causes including caries, gingival recession or when fillings start to leak. This chronic oral pain condition can significantly impact on the quality of patients’ lives and is one of the most common reasons for visiting a dentist or hygienist. Read more...