Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology is a specialty described by the General Dental Council (GDC) as "involving all aspects of medical imaging which provide information about anatomy, function and diseased states of the teeth and jaws".

This guidance refers to the application process for an individual specialty. You should read this guidance alongside the dental specialty training recruitment applicant information.


View the dental specialty training recruitment applicant information.

Eligibility for Speciality Training

Visit the Dental specialty training Eligibility page for full information.

Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology curriculum

The content of the curriculum was developed by Specialty Advisory Committees who report to the relevant Dental Faculties of the Royal Colleges.

View the Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology curriculum on the GDC’s website.

Page last reviewed: 2 October 2023
Next review due: 1 September 2024

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