The team at the West Wales Dental Implant Clinic are highly knowledgeable in the discipline of Dental Implantology and consists of a Dental Hygienist and qualified General Dental Council registered Dental Nurses who have undertaken various postgraduate implant related surgical, prosthetic and maintenance training, including smoking cessation.
Dr Tim Lewis – GDC 55046
BDS (Lon) 1981, LDS, RCS(Eng) 1981, MSc.(Dental Implantology) 2012
The Implant Team is headed by Dr Tim Lewis, who graduated from the London Hospital Medical College and Royal College of Surgeons in London. Following this, Dr Lewis has completed an intensive four year postgraduate Masters in Dental Implantology from the University of Bristol where he attained a distinction in surgery in 2012. Fluent in both English and Welsh.
Christine Smith – GDC 176140
NEBDN National Certificate- 2008.
Christine started her dental nursing career in 2006 and qualified in 2008. She joined the team here at the West Wales Dental Implant Clinic in 2016 and she has a keen interest in the surgical aspect of dentistry. As well as the named decontamination lead she mainly assists in the surgical procedures. Fluent in both English and Welsh.
City & Guilds Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF – 2017.
Erica started her dental nursing career here at the West Wales Dental Implant Clinic in 2015 and gained her dental nursing qualification in 2017. Whilst Erica assists during surgical procedures her main focus is the day to day running of the Clinic.