Hilton Glasgow, G3 8HT
26 April 2019

The Scottish Dental Awards

The Scottish Dental Awards celebrate the best of dental practice and patient care in Scotland. We are looking for those individuals and teams in primary and secondary care, NHS and private practice who place their patients at the heart of everything they do and continuously inspire, innovate and lead to deliver excellent patient care, to develop and enhance the dental profession and, ultimately, to improve oral health in Scotland.

The 2018 Lifetime Achievement award recipient

Awards Dinner

The 2019 Scottish Dental Awards Ceremony and Dinner will take place at the five-star Glasgow Hilton Hotel on Friday April 26, 2019. Hosted by comedian Fred MacAulay, it promises to be a great night for nominees and the dental community as a whole.

A three-course dinner will be followed by the announcement of the 16 award winners, the night will be rounded off with music and dancing, allowing the winners to celebrate with their colleagues in style!

For more information and to book your tickets, call Ann on 0141 560 3021 or email ann@sdshow.co.uk

Fred MacAulay

Broadcaster and comedian Fred MacAulay has been confirmed as host of the 2019 Scottish Dental Awards.

Fred is one of the country’s best known and well-loved comedians, and is a consummate professional when it comes hosting awards ceremonies. We’ve had the privilege of seeing him host other awards, and he’s engaging and extremely funny. We’re absolutely delighted he’s hosting our event.

Categories for 2019

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Scottish Dental Awards. Click the links below for more information on each category and its entry requirements. Nominations are now closed


  • Thank you for making the Scottish Dental Show a massive success!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the record-breaking Scottish Dental Show 2019. Once again, Scotland’s biggest dental event smashed all previous records and was voted a huge success by visitors, exhibitors, nominees and award-winners.

  • Shortlist announced

    The Scottish Dental awards will return to the Glasgow Hilton on Friday 26 April, with award-winning comedian Fred MacAulay hosting and music by Glasgow-based DJ group Pretty Ugly Club, this black-tie gala event is not to be missed. Tickets for the Awards Dinner can be purchased by contacting Ann Craib at ann@sdshow.co.uk or 0141 560 3021.

  • Workshops

    Our education programme covers various eCPD topics, the workshops are small hands-on style talks each able to seat around than 20 attendees. See the listings below for more information and to book, with 27 talks across nine sessions and three rooms there is an experience for the whole team.

  • Exhibitor: AWB Textiles

  • Exhibitor: Dentsply Sirona

    At Dentsply Sirona, we are focused on empowering dental professionals to provide better, safer, faster dental care. We work with them to envision what‘s possible, then provide innovative solutions to achieve it. Education and support help move each procedure forward, ensuring the benefits of our innovations are realised.