Mission Statement

At Dental Defence Society, we make it our mission to offer dentists the support they need to be able to work with complete peace of mind. Our mission is summed up by our SHIELD promise as follows…

Support and safeguard

DDS will be there if and when you need us – giving you the support you need and safeguarding your professional reputation.

Hedge against risk

Protect yourself from claims against your work.

Independent with integrity

We are proud to represent dentists and vow to do our best to stand up for all of our members.

Empathise and empower

We are set up by dentists for dentists – we know what you need and are determined to help you to do your job to the best of your ability.

Learn from education

We will help you to understand what is going on in our industry – and will evolve our service if things change.

Diligent and agile

We can be flexible and fit our service around your needs and we pay close attention to the detail of your circumstances.