BDS, MPhil, MSc(Lon), MOrth RCS(Edin), MFDS RCS (Eng)
Elaine is a Specialist Orthodontist who has vast amounts of experience in both NHS & Private practices fitting fixed braces. She is also a certified Invisalign practitioner, and a certified Incognito practitioner, and currently offers private treatment to both adults & children to help them achieve that perfect smile.
Elaine holds several qualifications, having studied Dentistry at Newcastle Dental School where she qualified with Merit in 2002. In the 5 years following this Elaine gained experience in all dental specialties, in practice and hospital, before gaining a Master of Philosophy while treating anxious dental patients. She then embarked on a 3 year orthodontic specialty training programme at Kings College London in 2007 and gained a Masters degree, which she passed with Merit before passing her specialty examination at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Elaine’s work was recognised when her research into smile attractiveness was published in the American Journal of Orthodontics.
Elaine is now a registered Specialist in Orthodontics with the General Dental Council (UK). She is a member of the British Orthodontic Society (BOS). Elaine’s specialist training is evident, and her background in management of nervous patients in her calm and reassuring approach with both children and adults. She puts the patient’s needs first and takes the time to listen to and manage all their concerns. Every patient receives her attention and care to achieve a beautiful smile.