Dr Andy Stafford
BDS MSc (Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry)
BDS Msc. GDC 79434 BDS Newcastle 2001 MSc. Manchester 2014
Dr.Andy Stafford graduated from Newcastle University Dental School in 2001. Since then he has worked in a number of successful private dental practices and managed a chain of successful tooth whitening clinics across the North of England. In 2006 he established The Cosmetic Dental Clinic with Dr. Darren Cannell and offers a comprehensive range of Cosmetic, Orthodontic, Reconstructive, and technologically advanced dental treatments.
Dr. Stafford is committed to constantly updating his dental skills and in 2014 gained a Masters degree (with distinction) in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry from the University of Manchester. His dissertation looked into the success of CAD/CAM materials produced using the CEREC system.
Dr. Stafford has been an active and participating Member of The American Academy Of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) since 2002. The AACD is regarded as the world's premier organisation for cosmetic dental professionals and is dedicated to advancing the art and science of cosmetic dentistry. He has travelled extensively in the US. attending and completing week long scientific conferences in Vancouver, San Diego, New Orleans, and most recently Washington DC. He has attended over 50 lectures and 'hands-on' sessions from the most prominent dentists in cosmetic dentistry from around the world today. Dr. Stafford is also a member of the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry (ESCD) attending scientific sessions in Rome most recently. This intensive education has helped to bring the most up to date concepts of smile design and aesthetics from all over the world to our patients in Newcastle
Dental technology has always been an important aspect of Dr. Staffords work. He has been using the revolutionary CEREC dental system in his practice for the past 12 years producing thousands of dental restorations in 1 visit. He has studied with celebrity '10 years younger' dentist Steve Sharma at the Q clinic in Harley Street London and Has refined his technique over the years so can now offer an extensive array of 'same-day' restorative options and make-overs including inlays, onlays, crowns, implant crowns and veneers.
In 2006 Andy Stafford completed a foundation module in Dental Implantology from the University of Sheffield. He then went on to complete a year-long certification course in Dental Implantology at Dr. Paul Tipton's St. Annes dental clinic in Manchester. He offers a full range of implant solutions from 1 tooth to full mouth rehabilitations using several implants and fixed bridgework. Many solutions are offered using the 'teeth-in-an-hour' concept where patients can have a fixed aesthetic solution on the same day implants are placed. He has also studied at the Malo Clinic in Lisbon, Portugal completing The "Advanced NobelGuide TM" & "All-on-4 TM" program which looks to rehabilitate severely damaged smiles quickly and efficiently using computer based design. Dr Stafford has placed over 500 dental implants to date with excellent rates of success.
Dr Stafford can offer a range of orthodontic treatments. He has been a provider of Invislign for over 10 years and has been a Platinum elite doctor completing over 300 cases to date. He was the first approved Invisalign Teen provider in the North-East and is also currently listed on the Invisalign Expert Panel found on the Invisalign Guide. He is also an accredited provider of short-term 6 months smiles braces and inman aligners for those looking for alternative methods to straighten front teeth.
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