chris-clayton

Professional Qualifications

BA, B Dent Sci, MSc, MFDS, M.Orth, FDS Orth RCS Eng

Specialist and Consultant Orthodontist

General Dental Council registration Number 156598

Christopher graduated as a Dentist, with honours, from Trinity College, Dublin in 2007.   He worked for a year in the Dublin Dental Hospital as a House Surgeon before moving to work in private practice in Australia. He gained his Membership in Dental Surgery in 2009 and following this undertook his Specialist Training in Orthodontics at the University of Manchester.

In 2013 Christopher qualified as a Specialist Orthodontist and was awarded the John Kay Williams Gold Medal by the Royal College of Surgeons of England. The excellence of his finished cases was recognised by the British Orthodontic Society with a Case Prize in 2013.

He then embarked upon his Consultant training at the Eastman Dental Hospital, London and Kingston Hospital specialising in the management of complex orthodontic cases. He gained his Fellowship in Dental Surgery in Orthodontics in 2015 and was appointed Consultant Orthodontics at Fairfield General Hospital, Bury in 2016.