Dr Alexander Howell
BDS, MFDS RCS(Ed), PGDip Endo
Xander qualified from the University of Manchester in 2012. Following this he undertook a two year training programme at Newcastle Dental Hospital working with specialists in Paediatrics, Oral Surgery and Restorative Dentistry. At the end of this training programme in 2014 he was awarded the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners prize for his completed portfolio.
He then spent a year working with the Oral and Maxillofacial team at Sunderland Royal Hospital, working in A&E, on the wards and in theatre. Here he carried out difficult surgical extractions, managed facial trauma and assisted with operations to remove oral cancers, further developing his oral surgery skills
He has spent the last 3 years working in general dental practice; working as the Lead Clinician in a small NHS practice, before moving on to work as part of a bigger team in an a large independent practice. In 2017 he started a Masters Degree in Endodontics at the University of Chester, and has recently passed the second year completing his postgraduate diploma in Endodontics.
He became a member of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons at the Royal College in Edinburgh in 2014 and is a member of the British Endodontic Society. He is a published author on the topics of Dental Education and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his wife Helen and two children, Rory (aged 4) and Imogen (aged 2), and his small flock of chickens!
GDC Registration: 228813