Chair – Chris McConnell is the inaugural chair of Peninsula Cosmetic Dentists and founder member of the group. He has been awarded full membership of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and is an opinion leader for two multi-national dental companies. In addition to running his private dental clinic in Cornwall, Chris also lectures nationally and internationally on cosmetic dental procedures to other dentists. He is a firm believer in education and like the rest of the committee is committed to bringing world class cosmetic dental education to dentists in the SouthWest.
Secretary – Charles Major practised in London, Suffolk and Cambridge before moving down to Cornwall to join his present practice in Fowey in 2011. He is a general dental practitioner with a particular interest in implantology and cosmetic dentistry. He is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology and a full member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Treasurer – Krish Kothand is a private dentist based in Plymouth. Krish qualified as a dentist in 1998 by completing Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) degree in Chennai, India. He is also a Full Member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and one of the few Sustaining Members of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in the UK. Krish is also a member of the Association of Dental Implantology (UK), International Team for Implantology, and Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Nick Miller. Nick studied Dentistry at Sheffield University and has been qualified for over 12 years. He moved to Cornwall after graduation and has been here ever since. He has a perfectionist personality and character and this has led him to complete many post-graduate courses with a firm emphasis on cosmetically improving smiles for patients.
Nick is currently undertaking a Masters Degree in Restorative Dentistry at the Peninsula Dental School and combine this with the highly-esteemed Dawson Academy programme, Nick can now deal with even the most badly broken down mouths.
Nick has always loved computers, gadgets and technology and believes that embracing modern digital dentistry such as 3D CBCT, CAD-CAM, Digital Impressions using intra-oral 3D scanners to name but a few, will make previously manual tasks faster, more affordable, more predictable and, very exciting…particularly when applied to cosmetic dentistry.
Tomas Perez Lorenzo. Tomaz has been practising dentistry in the South West since 2004 covering a wide variety of dental treatments. He is based in Paignton and Topsham. Tomas qualified as a dentist in Santiago de Compostela, Spain achieving a Licenciatura in Odontologia. He has also completed a Masters degree in Restorative Aesthetic Dentistry awarded by the University of Manchester.