General Medical Council

Doctors. They also have a guide for patients on what to expect from your doctor.

Nursing & Midwifery Council

Nurses and midwives.

General Dental Council

Dentists, clinical dental technicians, dental hygienists, dental nurses, dental technicians, dental therapists and orthodontic therapists.  They have also produced a guide for patients on standards for dental professionals.

General Optical Council

Optometrists and dispensing opticians.

General Pharmaceutical Council

Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.

Health & Care Professions Council

Arts therapists, biomedical scientists, chiropodists / podiatrists, clinical scientists, dietitians, hearing aid dispensers, occupational therapists, operating department practitioners, orthoptists, paramedics, physiotherapists, practitioner psychologists, prosthetists / orthotists, radiographers, social workers in England and speech and language therapists.

General Chiropractic Council


General Osteopathic Council