Making the move from NHS to private dentistry is a BIG decision and one that needs careful consideration. Discover the important facts and information you need to help you understand and evaluate your options out of the NHS, at this free-to-attend virtual event, which is organised by FMC and programmed by Practice Plan and Wesleyan.

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About the show

Join FMC, Practice Plan and Wesleyan for this morning event where you’ll have access to an unmissable line-up of fact-finding webinars that will guide you through the journey of making a full or partial change from NHS to private dentistry, and why there’s never been a better time to grab the opportunity to make the change, helping you to decide whether it’s the right move for you.

There will also be a team of experts on-hand who will be happy to chat and answer any questions you may have about making a conversion, along with a whole host of other useful resources that will help you to think through some of the big factors when considering a move to private care.

Find out more about each webinar session below!


Chat to the experts

Practice Plan’s Regional Support Managers and Wesleyan’s Financial Consultants are highly experienced and have been in the dental industry for many years, having helped thousands of dentists make a journey into the private sector and secure a financially robust future. They understand the challenges you face and have a passion for helping dentists rekindle their love for dentistry.

Chat to our team of experts at the show for approachable, forward-thinking and honest support. They’ll be more than happy to help!

What Next for NHS Dentistry? | 9.00 - 9.50 AM

Session details

We’ll kick-start the event with some of the biggest names in the industry. Join Nigel Jones, Eddie Crouch and Simon Thackeray for this thought-provoking and hard-hitting session, where they’ll be discussing the challenges and talking points that matter in NHS dentistry today.

Nigel, Eddie and Simon will be addressing key issues including:

  • The NHS landscape across the UK and how the COVID-19 pandemic has been a catalyst for change within the industry
  • The current NHS UDA dental targets, the impact this has had on practices and predictions for what will happen after 1st October 2021
  • How dental teams have responded to and dealt with the current state-of-play of working within the constraints of an NHS contract
  • What the future holds for NHS dentistry including timescales and nature of a potential contract reform.

Nigel Jones

Nigel Jones is the Sales and Marketing Director at Practice Plan and has been working in the dental sector for over 30 years. He has a special interest in the development and future of NHS dentistry in the UK.

His knowledge and passion for dentistry has led him to become a trusted voice, offering invaluable advice on how to strategically and successfully run a practice and be named in the Dentistry Top 50 of influential people within the profession.

Eddie Crouch

Eddie Crouch has been Chair of the British Dental Association Principal Executive Committee since September 2020. Before that, he served as deputy chair between 2014 and 2020 and past Chair of Central Counties Branch of the British Dental Association.

He works in two practices in Birmingham and is Vice Chair of the Birmingham Local Dental Committee.

Simon Thackeray

Simon has been a GDP since qualifying in 1991, initially in the NHS, and since 2005 in his award-winning private practice in Nottinghamshire.

Simon sits on the GDPC committee of the BDA and is also a past BDA branch president for South Yorkshire.

Why There's Never Been a Better Time to Make the Move from NHS to Private Dentistry | 9.55 - 10.35 AM

Unlock Your Potential: You Can Make a Move Towards Independence | 10.40 - 11.20 AM

How to Successfully Transition from NHS to Private Dentistry (step-by-step!) | 11.25 AM - 12.05 PM

How to Replace Your NHS Pension and Income When Going Private | 12.10 - 12.45 PM

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The first step to making the move is simple…register for this event now!

Location Date & Time
The Experts Guide to Making the Move from NHS to Private Dentistry Friday 2nd July 2021 | 8:30 am - 2:00 pm Register