Baby with tooth brush

Any dental practice or hospital department which supports DCby1 is invited to use the logo and to download and display a DCby1 poster – please make use of the resources below. Dental practices which examine a pre-coperative child are advised to carry out a lap-to-lap examination. Please see an illustration on our FAQs page.

Dental Check by One was launched in England in partnership with the Office of the Chief Dental Officer, England. An early dental appointment is also policy in Scotland as part of ChildSmile and in Wales, as part of Designed to Smile. In England, dentists are able to claim (Band 1) for carrying out a dental check, even if the child is pre-co-operative – read more ยป.

Resources for the dental profession: