Mr Andrew Corke BDS, MFGDP(UK), MGDSRCS(Eng), FFGDP(UK),

Mr Andrew Corke

School of Dentistry
Clinical Lecturer

Contact details

The School of Dentistry
College of Medical and Dental Sciences
University of Birmingham
St Chad's Queensway
B4 6NN
United Kingdom

Andrew Corke is a part-time Clinical Lecturer at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences, responsible for one-to-one teaching of dental students during patient treatmentsessions. Outside of the School he is a General Dental Practitioner inSolihull.


He is also the Associate Dental Dean for Dental Foundation Training in theWest Midlands and a scheme programme director with responsibilities fororganising and running the West Midlands DFT schemes. 


  • BDS (University of Birmingham)    December 1983.
  • MFGDP (UK) Royal College, London November 1995.
  • MGDS RCS   Royal College, London June 2002.
  • FFGDP(UK)  Royal College, London October 2004.
  • Dip Med Ed     University of  Keele November 2010.


Andrew qualified in Dentistry from the University of Birmingham in 1983. Following a year in hospital as a house officer he undertook his vocational training year in a dental practice in Birmingham following which, he stayed on as, first an associate and then as a partner until he sold the practice in 2003. During his time in practice he became an experienced Dental Foundation Trainer. He was appointed part-time clinical lecturer at the School of Dentistry in 1997 and the Postgraduate Dental Tutor for Birmingham in 2004.



In 2006 he was appointed a DFT advisor for the West Midlands and then the Associate Dental Dean for Foundation Training in 2011.


He still enjoys general practice and since 2005 works part time in a dental practice in Solihull.


  • BDS

Other activities

  • Member of Solihull Local Dental Committee (2009 - to date).
  • Faculty Board Member, West Midlands Division of the Faculty of General Practice (2006 – to date).