Qual-Final Certification in Dental Technology City & Guilds 1978
John began his career in dental technology in 1978 when he qualified from the Manchester Metropolitan University. His first appointment was in the department of prosthetics at Manchester Dental Hospital. He then moved to North Manchester General Hospital gaining more experience in a maxillofacial unit.
After he gained his advanced City and Guilds in crown and bridgework he then joined the RAF dental branch for two years. In August 1985 John setup Portland Ceramics, specializing in implantology and high quality restorations. After the acquisition of Portland Ceramics by Boots Dental Care, he set off attending and delivering lectures nationally and internationally including the Association of Dental Implantology and British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry.
John loves dental technology and he is very passionate about the subject. As a reward for all his hard work and his positive influences in the industry John was awarded with the title of Fellow of the British Institute of Dental and Surgical Technologists in June 2005.