CLINICAL LEAD Dentist
GDC Number – 250992
Dr Rick, our Clinical Lead, graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2014 with distinction in Restorative Dentistry. He was honoured to receive the Gilmour Prize in Restorative Dentistry for clinical and academic achievements. In addition- gaining a British Society of Paediatric Dentistry (BSPD) prize along with the prestigious University of Liverpool Raj Srivastava Prize in Professionalism. Rick has also successfully completed his Diploma of Membership exams for the Joint Dental Faculties Royal College of Surgeons England (MJDF RCS Eng).
As an appointed Educational Supervisor, Rick is involved in the training and mentoring of newly qualified dentists. He does this alongside his Postgraduate University training Certificate in Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Environment. In addition to this, Rick is also an active member of the Liverpool Local Dental Committee.
Rick has completed Facial Aesthetics training at the Royal College of General Practitioners London. Further training and membership of the “Aesthetic Complications Expert Group” (ACE)- allows Rick to provide Facial Aesthetics treatment (anti-wrinkle injections/dermal filler) to achieve the best possible results, utilising the safest techniques for his patients.
Rick provides both NHS and Private dentistry and has experience providing short-term orthodontic brace treatment. His passion is providing the highest quality of care for his patients and making nervous patients feel at ease.
Outside of dentistry he is a keen footballer who regularly plays 7- a- side matches. A personal achievement was completing the infamous ‘Tough Mudder’ course and looks forward to completing many more. Rick enjoys attempting to play golf and unwinding with a good box set.