Education Committee Members

 

Chair

 

Dr Susan Power



 

BDS LDSRCS FDS RCPS MORTH RCS MSc

Qualified in Dentistry at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital, Sheffield. Carried out hospital posts in Oral and Maxillo-facial surgery in Norwich, Reading and Glasgow. Was awarded the Fellowship in Dental Surgery (FDS RCPS) in 1986.

In 1987 commenced Specialist orthodontic training at the Royal London Hospital. Attained Diploma in Orthodontics, University of London in 1989 and Membership in Orthodontics, University of London in 1990. Awarded Master of Science in Orthodontics with Distinction in 1990.

Appointed Consultant in Orthodontics at the North Hampshire Hospital, Basingstoke in 1995 and then returned to Bournemouth in 2000 as Consultant Orthodontist, the Royal Bournemouth Hospital.

Worked part-time at ‘Only Orthodontics’ Specialist Orthodontic practice  in Bournemouth since 1994. Examiner for the Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship examination in Orthodontics of the Royal Colleges. Previous examiner for the Membership in Orthodontics, RCS Eng and Glasgow, Diploma in Orthodontic therapy RCS Eng and Diploma in General Dental Practice Orthodontics , RCS Eng.

An interest in Post graduate education and continuing professional development. Special clinical interests are Growth problems of the facial complex, dento-facial orthopaedics and orthognathic (jaw) surgery.

Committee

Dr Jadbinder Seehra


Jadbinder qualified with Honours from University of Manchester in 2002 and undertook his specialty orthodontic training at both Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust and Kent and Canterbury Hospitals. He was awarded his MSc with Merit from Kings College London, and obtained the Membership in Orthodontics (MOrth) in 2009.

During his training he has treated many complex cases, adult and child patients and multidisciplinary cases using a range of orthodontic appliances and techniques. He is a current Royal College of Surgeons MJDF examiner and has held the position of Chairman of the National Training Grades Group of the British Orthodontic Society in 2011.

 Committee

Dr Sally Walker

 I undertook my undergraduate training in Newcastle and my orthodontic specialty training in Newcastle and Middlesbrough. Following inclusion on the specialist list in orthodontics, I completed my post-CCST training in Sheffield and Mexborough. I was appointed as Consultant Orthodontist at the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle in 2010, and since then have developed a strong interest in teaching and training. I am responsible for teaching orthodontics to undergraduate dental students at UCLan Dental School and also teach postgraduate trainees in orthodontics at all levels. I am involved in organising and delivering courses to local dental practitioners. In 2013 I obtained a Masters degree in Clinical Education from Newcastle University.

 

Committee

Dr David Waring

I qualified in Dentistry at the University of Leeds in 1995 and undertook VT in general practice before working in Australia with the Flying Doctor Service.  Following SHO posts in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery, and gaining the MFDS RCS (England) I was accepted on the SpR training programme in Orthodontics at Liverpool University.

After attaining the M.Orth at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2003 and M.Dent.Sci at the University of Liverpool, I was placed on the Orthodontic Specialist list. I began my F.T.T.A. training at Liverpool and passed the ISFE (FDS RCS Eng) in October 2005.  I have been a Consultant Orthodontist since May 2005. I am currently Clinical Lead in Orthodontics at the University of Manchester Dental Hospital. I examine for the Membership in Orthodontics examination at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and have published and lectured nationally and internationally.

Commitee

 Dr Padhraig Fleming

   Padhraig Fleming is a specialist in orthodontics having completed 3 years full time specialist training orthodontics followed by 2 year consultant training pathway and more recently a PhD. He is also employed as a senior lecturer/Consultant Orthodontist at The Royal London Dental Institute training undergraduates and postgraduates.

Committee 

Dr Hemendra Shah

   Dr Shah is currently a Consultant at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading. He has previously held appointments at Great Ormond Street Hospital, Royal Derby Hospital, Queen Elizabeth II Hospital and Manor Hospital at Consultant level.

Committee 

Dr Sophy Barber

   Sophy graduated in dentistry in 2008 from the University of Sheffield, and currently works as a specialist orthodontist at the Leeds Dental Institute.

Sophy is passionate about orthodontics , particularly oral health relating to quality of life (OHRQoL), health economics and hypodontia. She is currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Leeds which combines these interests. She loves the challenge of clinical work, especially the satisfaction of giving someone a lovely smile! She also enjoys lecturing and teaching, and is completing a teaching qualification.

Committee

Mr Andrew Pearson

 Specialist Practitioner in Witney, Oxfordshire, LDC, LOC member and examiner at RCS Eng for orthodontic therapists and for DipOrth.  Interested in the evidence base for orthodontics and simplified treatment mechanics.  Loves hill walking, karate, film and books amongst other things.        

Mr Andrew Pearson

Mr Andrew Pearson

Mr Andrew Pearson