Dental Protection Limited (DPL)

Dental Protection has supported & protected members in Singapore for over 40 years. With more than 125 years of expertise worldwide, we’re here for you, today, tomorrow and into the future.

Our protection provides you with intelligent risk management, the very best legal defence and an influential voice for your profession, giving you the freedom to practice with confidence.

We are here for you through any professional challenges you may face, from patient complaints to regulatory issues and disciplinary proceedings.



Our expert teams understand the challenges of clinical practice, with dentist to dentist support and advice. You can contact us in an emergency anytime, 24/7.

Membership Benefits

– Clinical negligence

You can request indemnity for clinical negligence claims (not applicable to public or employer indemnity) and Good Samaritan acts worldwide

– Advice and legal representation

You can request advice and legal representation for disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

– Complaints support

Talk to us about how to respond to and resolve patient complaints

– Dentolegal advice

Contact us for dentolegal advice, including out of hours emergency support 24/7

– Expert legal team

Access to dedicated expert legal team which may include clinical negligence solicitors, dentolegal consultants and professional claims managers

– Professional development workshops and online courses

CPD verified workshops and online seminars to develop your communication and risk management skills

– Risk management resources

Access to online publications and case reports

– Confidential counselling service

Access to our confidential counselling service to support you through a stressful case or claim

– Help with unwanted media attention

Expert support including preparing statements and responding to the media on your behalf

To join or find out more information on Dental Protection indemnity please visit dentalprotection.org/singapore or email membership@sda.org.sg