Principal Dentist

GDC Reg Number: 85627

Qualified as a Dentist from the University of Sheffield.  Philip has worked in many dental settings.  He started in a busy multi surgery practice in Sheffield and became an Honorary Clinical Dental Tutor for the University of Sheffield, before helping to set up the dental aspect of a Medical Polyclinic in the Peak District.  Philip has a particular interest in Aesthetic Dentistry and has completed a comprehensive Aesthetic & Restorative Dentistry course in London.  When developing his interests in aesthetics, he diversified his interests into Minimally Invasive Dentistry which include composite bonding and orthodontics (braces).

When Philip is not working at Oakland, he is working within the Orthodontic department at Blackpool Teaching hospital, helping to treat complex tooth alignment and bite problems.  With the introduction of an Implantologist to our practice, Philip helps treatment plan dental implant cases.  On completion of post graduate examinations, Philip is a Member of The Royal College of Surgeons of England. Philip has a friendly professional demeanour which helps patients feel comfortable and welcome at Oakland Family Dental Practice.