Dr Darren Cannell
BDS MSc (Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry)
GDC 79386 BDS Newcastle 2001 MSc Manchester 2015
Dr Darren Cannell graduated from Newcastle University Dental School in 2001. Upon graduation he was awarded the prestigious ‘James Coltman Award’,an individual honour awarded in recognition of overall skill in operative dentistry.
After his graduation Dr Cannell returned to his native district of Liverpool where he began to carve his career as a Restorative Cosmetic Dentist, working out of two very prominent North West practices. In 2006, Dr Cannell returned to the North East and founded the Cosmetic Dental Clinic together with Dr Andy Stafford.
Since 2001, Dr Cannell has travelled worldwide to refine his skills in smile design, smile reconstruction, smile rehabilitation and aesthetics, attending innumerable courses and conferences across Europe, America and Asia hosted by the most influential dentists in the world today. His extensive study has enabled him to provide a comprehensive repertoire of restorative and cosmetic treatments.
He is dedicated to updating his skill and dental knowledge and recently completed a Masters Degree (MSc) in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry at the University of Manchester. He graduated with a ‘Distinction’ and was simultaneously awarded the ‘Highest Achiever Award’, an individual honour given in recognition of obtaining the highest grades for both the clinical and academic assessments throughout the programme.
In 2008 Dr Cannell completed a foundation module in Dental Implantology from the University of Sheffield. He then went on to complete the 18 Month Implant training programme (One to One) at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital, regarded by many as the premier implant training course in the UK. Since then Dr Cannell has completed further Implant Training in both the UK and Europe includingthe "Advanced NobelGuide TM" & "All-on-4 TM" Course held in Lisbon, Portugal, at the prestigious Malo Clinic led by World famous Professor Paulo Malo.Dr Cannell currently places up to 100 implants per year using a number of implant systems. He offers a comprehensive range of implant services from single tooth implants, implant supported bridgework and denture stabilisation through to full mouth implant rehabilitations.
Dr Cannell also offers a range of orthodontic treatments including the Invisalign and Six Month Smile brace systems. Dr Cannell first qualified as an Invisalign Doctor approximately 10 years ago and is the current Chairman of the Invisalign North-East Study Club. In recognition of the vast number of cases completed, in 2009, he went on to become the FIRST PLATINUM ELITE Invisalign provider in the North of England. He is an approved Invisalign teen provider and is currently listed on the Invisalign Expert Panel found on the Invisalign Guide.
Dr Cannell's concentrated training and expertise in conjunction with his enthusiasm for creating the Perfect Smile, has enabled him to create an extensive and impressive portfolio of smile makeovers. His smile design and makeover processes use combinations of; tooth whitening, composite bonding, CADCAM digital dentistry (CEREC), inlays, onlays, crowns, bridges, veneers, orthodontics and dental implants.
Dr Cannell has also undertaken additional training in facial rejuvenation treatments and has been providing these services to the patients of The Cosmetic Dental Clinic since 2007.
Dr Cannell is a long serving member of The American Academy Of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), regarded as the world's premier organisation for cosmetic dental professionals and is dedicated to advancing the art and science of cosmetic dentistry. He is a member of the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry (ESCD), Gold Member of the International Academy of Advanced Facial Aesthetics (IAAFA) and an Expert member of The British Dental Association (BDA).
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