Staff in the School

Mr Nick Adams

Mr Nick Adams

Clinical Dental Tutor

School of Dentistry

Nick Adams is a part-time Clinical Dental Tutor at the School of Dentistry in Institute of Clinical Sciences, responsible for one-to-one teaching of dental students during patient treatment sessions. Outside of the School he is a specialist endodontist in referral practice in Madeley, Telford, Shropshire.

Nick is a regular presenter of postgraduate endodontic courses run by the West Midlands ...

Mr Thomas Addison

Mr Thomas Addison

Senior Clinical Tutor In Restorative Dentistry
Deputy Head of Education

School of Dentistry

Thomas Addison is a Senior Clinical Tutor at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences. He is responsible for one to one teaching of dental students during patient treatment sessions in Clinical Practice and in Restorative Dentisty. In addition, he is Academic Lead for Year 3 and Deputy Admission Tutor for BDS. Currently he is working towards an MSc in Endodontics at the ...

Dr Kubra Aral

Dr Kubra Aral

Postdoctoral Researcher

School of Dentistry

Dr Kubra Aral is a research fellow in Oral Biology. She achieved her DDS degree in 2010. She completed her PhD in 2014 on the effects of vitamin D3 and K2 on experimentally periodontitis. She has been working on the apoptosis and inflammasome involvement in periodontal disease.

Ms Alexis Armstrong

Ms Alexis Armstrong

Clinical Dental Tutor

School of Dentistry

Alexis Armstrong is a part time Clinical Dental Tutor in Oral Surgery at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences. She has a background of spending a number of years working in Maxillofacial Surgery in University teaching hospitals, ultimately holding the post of registrar. Apart from teaching she works in private practice in Cheltenham.

Miss Rachel Arnold

Miss Rachel Arnold

Clinical Dental Tutor

School of Dentistry

Rachel Arnold is a part-time Clinical Dental Tutor at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences, responsible for one-to-one teaching of dental students assessing patients attending for emergency treatment in the Primary Care Department.

Outside the School she is a General Dental Practitioner in Moseley.

Rachel is a regular presenter of courses run by Postgraduate ...

Ms Yazdana Arrain

Ms Yazdana Arrain

Clinical Dental Tutor

School of Dentistry

Yazdana Arrain has been a part-time Clinical Dental Tutor at the school of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences since 2007. She is responsible for clinical supervision and teaching  on a one to one basis, of dental students during patient treatment sessions. Outside of the dental school she is an associate  general dental practitioner previously in Tutbury ...

Mr Sukhvinder Singh Atthi

Mr Sukhvinder Singh Atthi

Clinical Dental Tutor

School of Dentistry

Mr. Sukhvinder Singh Atthi is a part-time clinical lecturer at the School of Dentistry. Responsibilities include teaching of undergraduate students during patient treatment sessions and oral surgery seminars.

Mr. Atthi also is a principal at Hillbrook Dental Heath Centre and as a general dental practitioner has special interests in Sedation, MOS and Orthodontics. He also is a Tier Two Minor Oral ...

Dr David Attrill

Dr David Attrill

Head of Clinical Practice
Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry

School of Dentistry

David is a Senior Lecturer and Hon. Consultant in Restorative Dentistry.

He is Head of the Restorative Phase (clinical years 3 & 4) in Clinical Practice (the undergraduate adult clinical teaching programme).

David teaches extensively in all aspects of Prosthodontics to both undergraduates, clinical training grades and to postgraduates.

He is Chairman of the joint School of Dentistry/Dental ...

Ms Anisha Barai

Ms Anisha Barai

Clinical Dental Tutor

School of Dentistry

Anisha spends 2 days a week teaching at the Dental Hospital, on the Clinical Practice Setting, and within the Dental Laboratory, and the rest of her week working in a mixed general Dental Practice. She has had a broad range of experience across a wide range of practices having delivered mixed care, and aims to deliver teaching to students to a high standard. She actively gets involved with dental ...

Dr Joanna Batt

Dr Joanna Batt

Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry
Admissions Tutor for Dentistry

School of Dentistry

Joanna is a Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry and Head of Admissions for Dentistry.

She achieved a PhD in 2017 on the biological effects of titanium products on epithelial cells.

Joanna teaches on both the BDS and BSC in Biomedical Materials Science courses, and also undertakes clinical work. She is personal tutor to a group of BDS undergraduates, and is a Fellow of the Higher ...