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Meet the Team

Wendy Turner

Wendy Turner

Specialist Periodontist
BDS, FDS RCS (Eng), FDS RCS (Ed), FDS (Rest Dent) RCS
GDC No. 68497

Wendy is a Specialist Periodontist who qualified from The London Hospital Medical College (University of London) in 1992. She completed specialist training and worked as a Consultant and Clinical Academic at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry for 25 years before returning to Belfast in 2018 to take up the post of Professor and Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at Queens University and we are delighted to welcome her as part of our clinical team.

Wendy is a fellow of the Faculty of Dentistry of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Edinburgh, and has given lectures and presentations both nationally and internationally. She has served 8 years on the Council of the British Society of Periodontology (BSP). She is recognised by the General Dental Council as a specialist in both Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry.

Wendy has extensive experience in teaching both undergraduate and graduate dental students, and was Training Programme Director for Specialty Training in Periodontics across London. She provides specialist dental care for patients with a wide range of conditions, in particular, those with severe types of periodontal (gum) disease in both adults and children.

Wendy's research interests include systemic diseases and periodontitis, the use of antimicrobials in periodontology, and severe periodontal problems in children and she has published a number of academic papers and textbooks in Periodontology.

Wendy runs two clinics per month at Sandown Dental and is happy to see self-referrals and referrals from other practices.

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Last Update: 23-Sep-2021