BDS MGDS RCS(Eng) FFGDP(Uk)
Paul Baines graduated from Bristol University Dental School in 1976. In 1985, after working in two local practices for nine years, the move was made to Old Market and a new practice was started with colleagues.
Although the practice is ‘general’ in the range of treatments provided, Paul’s main interest is in restoring and maintaining the adult dentition. He has undertaken training at East Grinstead in the surgical aspects of dental implant treatment, having been involved with using the Straumann Dental implant system since 1990.
From 1985 to 1997 Paul was a member of Avon Local Dental Committee and chairman from 1991-1997. He continues to act as an advisor and dental assessor to the NHS in the South West and South Wales and as an advisor to the NHS Ombudsman. He is currently a dental advisor for the largest UK-based medical indemnity organisation.
1997: by examination awarded Membership in General Dental Surgery by the Royal College of Surgeons. (MGDS RCS Eng)
2004: on assessment awarded Fellowship of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners, Royal College of Surgeons (FFGDP).
Currently, Paul is an examiner for the Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons.