Being a member of the GID gives you access to one the best postgraduate programmes available for a small monthly fee. We are able to attract internationally renowned speakers on a full range of clinical and allied topics. We run the core subjects such as radiology every five years as dictated by the CPD regulations.
In addition we are able to negotiate special deals with suppliers that are only available to GID members. Our current preferred supplier is Dental Directory who as well as offering superb deals also directly sponsor GID.
Dental Directory have been supporting GID for almost 25 years and over that time we have worked together to ensure you are getting the very best in products and services.
Dental Directory offers you a discounted core product list of 100 items and the additional of your own personal items called the bonus 5. The website now has live stock updates and we continue to make it easier to not only order through Dental Directory but also see where you are saving. More recently we have begun to really increase our specialist ranges for Ortho, Surgical and Digital and we continue to work with all manufacturers. We also offer exclusives such as Periochip, Hygitech and Geistlich. Dental Directory will provide a yearly rebate to each practice to say thank you for spending with us.
Through other companies within our group you will also benefit from a wide range of services including 17.5% off all handpiece repairs through Mitec, exclusive member rates for DBG training and compliance services and other discounts are available with Dolby Medical on Decontamination equipment, PDS on laboratory cases, MedFx for facial aesthetics and Torque for all your orthodontic products.
Dental Directory will continue to have a presence at every meeting and support all the GID events utilising all our departments and businesses to offer you more than just consumables. Alongside myself your Business Consultant Ali Hunt and surgical specialist Gemma Osment, Dental Directory will continue to ensure that this relationship becomes even more successful and mutually beneficial.
Dental Directory is the largest British Dental retailer and we are very proud of our relationship with the largest Independent Practitioner Group in the UK. Long may it continue and here’s to another exciting programme of events in 2018-19
GID also runs a variety of social events including wine tasting, golf day, clay pigeon shooting and the occasional ball.
Our study days are well supported by the dental trade companies and provide postgraduate education in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere in which we can all further the service we offer to our patients. It is also an opportunity to meet fellow professionals and colleagues in the area.