Raj Rattan


Raj is a general dental practitioner and maintains his commitment to clinical dentistry at his practices, combined with his role of Strategic Associate Dean in the London Deanery. He has lectured extensively on a wide range of subjects related to general practice both in the UK and overseas. Mr. Rattan is a General Dental Practitioner with practices in London and Oxford. To his many achievements, has authored /co-authored several text books and published numerous articles and contributed to a number of e-learning initiatives. In 2008, he was appointed MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List for services to dentistry.


Catherine Sternberg

BDS FDSRCS, Consultant Oral Surgeon

Catherine qualified from Birmingham University in 1993 and accredited as a Specialist in 1997. She has been a Consultant in Oral Surgery since 2009 and works in both hospital and practice across Oxfordshire. Catherine also works for the Oxford Dental Deanery as the Regional Advisor and Training Programme Director for the Dental Foundation training programme. She is an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Edinburgh.


Martyn Amsel


Having qualified in 1971, and run a successful Midlands practice Martyn is now retired but still dedicates his time to lecture and to running courses on the ergonomic design of surgeries and developed the use of very specific 4-Handed techniques for dentists and assistants, along side his nurse. He has a wealth of knowledge having travelled globally for courses and was one of the first dentists to be awarded DGDP by the Royal Surgeon of Surgeons and now is Vice President of BARD and Scientific Chairman of its conference.


Shiraz Khan

BDS, B(Med)Sc(Hons), MJDFRCS(Eng), PG Dip, PG Cert

Dr Shiraz Khan graduated from University of Birmingham Dental School in 2013 and having then successfully completing foundation training winning several awards, finished his core training in a range of specialisms including Restorative at Croydon university Hospital, Guys and Thomas. He has heightened his career very early on and been invited internationally to lecture to young dentists and alumni. He won the Fast Track 4 Award and come finalist in many awards such as Private Dentistry awards and Young Dentist. He is also a VOCO Fellow which has allowed him to travel to Iran and coming up, Sri Lanka lecturing on various topics.


Chris McConnell

Chris has a broad working dental background having worked in specialist hospital as well as high street practices in the UK and Australia. Through his commitment to advancing his skills and postgraduate development, Chris has been awarded full membership of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD). He is also an appointed "opinion leader" for a multi-national dental company and is involved with training dentists in advanced cosmetic techniques throughout the UK. As well as working at St Piran, Chris also works part time as a visiting specialist at the Plymouth University Peninsula Dental School. Chris is currently the only dentist in Cornwall to be dental phobia certified.

Chris McConnell

Linda Greenwall

Giles Round

Tariq Bashir

Owaise Sharif