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Specialist

At the Dental Academy we have Specialist Dentists in Orthodontics, Endodontics, Periodontics, Restorative Dentistry and Oral Surgery.

Any registered dentist can work in a particular field of dentistry (such as orthodontics or oral surgery), but only those on the General Dental Council specialist lists can call themselves a ‘specialist’. These dentists have met certain requirements and been given the right by the GDC to use the title ‘specialist’.

Dentists on these lists have been granted entry because they have met certain minimum standards of training. The routes for entry are determined by European and GDC regulations.

Periodontitis

Periodontitis (Advanced Gum Disease) literally means inflammation of the tissues that hold the tooth in its socket. If left untreated it can result in the destruction of the tooth attachment… More >>

Endodontics

Endodontics is commonly known as root canal therapy. Teeth are held in the jaws by their roots. Front teeth normally have one root, but teeth further back have more… More >>

Orthodontics

Orthodontics is all about the growth of the teeth, jaws and face. Orthodontic treatment is about making the best of your teeth and improving the harmony of your mouth and jaws… More >>

Oral Surgery

This deals with the treatment and ongoing management of irregularities and pathology of the jaw and mouth that require surgical intervention. More >>