Dr Guy Barwell
Job Title: Oral Surgeon
Specialisations: Psychology, Implantology
BDS MBBS FDS RCS (Eng) BSc Hons Having trained in the UK . He qualified as both a dentist and medical doctor, with a degree in psychology. Guy prides himself on his ability to simplify implant dentistry and reassure patients at every stage. He trained at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospitals gaining distinctions and was put forward for the University of London Gold Medal (the highest accolade from the college). The focus of his psychology degree was dental anxiety and this is utilised on a daily basis putting nervous patients at ease with his relaxed chairside manner. Guy says “Explaining every step during the procedure is one of the most important skills to have, people need to know what is happening and how everything is going, my patients find this most reassuring”.He places around 600 implants a year (correct 2009-11) and has an audited success rate of 99.4% (5 year data). His aim is to simplify each treatment plan, this allows for a faster healing and most patients can expect a painless and trouble free healing period due to the minimal intervention (keyhole) surgical techniques he has developed.