BDS (Hons) Lpool, FDS, RCS Ed
Specialist Oral Surgeon and Clinic Director, Blackhills Specialist Dental Clinic
Consultant and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, Edinburgh Dental Institute
Paul has been registered as a Specialist Oral Surgeon since 2001 and has been involved with implant dentistry for more than 25 years, placing several thousand implants over that period. He is a part-time Consultant and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Oral Surgery at Edinburgh University Dental Institute. Paul lectures both nationally and internationally, and has held senior positions on a number of representative bodies in both the UK and in Europe.
Paul was Chairman of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Advisory Board in Implant Dentistry, President of the European Association of Osseointegration (EAO), President of the Association for Dental Implantology (ADI) and a member of the General Dental Council Working Group convened to revise the Implant Training Standards Guidelines for General Dental Practitioners. He is also a Fellow of the International Team for Implantology (ITI).
Paul's main areas of interest lie in implant surgery and reconstruction, as well as education, training and assessment for implant dentistry.