These Are Not Academic Qualifications

Some of the dentists use following abbreviations to show that they are more qualified which as per Revised Dentists (Code of Ethics) Regulations 2014  is not a qualification. These abbreviations are –

R.D.P. (Registered Dental Practitioner)

M.I.D.A. (Member of Indian Dental Association)

F.I.C.D. (Fellow Of International College Of Dentists)

F.A.C.D. (Fellow Of American College Of Dentists)

M.R.S.H. (Member Of Royal Society Of Hygiene)

F.A.G.E. (Fellow Of Academy Of General Education)