Richard is part of elleven’s restorative team. He has a keen interest in minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry, especially composite bonding and the Inman Aligner, as well as general and aesthetic dentistry.
Richard graduated with Honours from the University of Glasgow and completed his foundation year in Surrey, where he was awarded first prize for his end of year case presentation. While completing his foundation year he was also awarded a postgraduate certificate in Primary Care Dentistry, with merit, from the University of Kent. Richard is an active member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry where he is a member of several committees, including the Young Dentist and Education committees.
Among many other post graduate courses, Richard has completed a one-year course in Cosmetic Dentistry and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry at Advanced Dental Seminars in London. Richard is a key opinion leader and lectures on treatment for the removal of white spots on teeth with Icon resin infiltration. In 2014 Richard was awarded overall Best Young Dentist UK at the Dentistry awards and in 2015 Voted 30th most influential dentist in the UK by his peers. He was also an Aesthetic Dentistry winner in 2016.
Richard also won the following awards at the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards 2017:
Highly Commended in the Patient Choice Award
Winner of Orthodontics – Removable
Restorative – Single Tooth Composite
Restorative Minimal Intervention Dentistry
Highly Commended in Interdisciplinary Team Orthodontic – Restorative