Mr Sukhvinder Singh Atthi BDS, MFDS RCS, MSc Oral Surgery, MSc Orthodontics, FFGDP, PG Cert/s, ILM

Sukhvinder Singh Atthi

School of Dentistry
Clinical Lecturer

Contact details

The School of Dentistry
5 Mill Pool Way
B5 7EG
United Kingdom

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.

He has special interests in Sedation, MOS and Orthodontics.

Mr. Atthi is a Tier II Oral Surgeon for North Midlands treating nervous patients for minor oral surgery with intravenous sedation.

He is currently an active board member of

  • West Midlands Division of CGDENT
  • Managed Clinical Networks for Dental Groups in Birmingham and North Midlands
  • Involved with over 15 years of experience of teaching to include Postgraduate and as a previous Trainer for new dental graduates
  • Local and national Lecturer for the Health Education for England
  • Member of professional societies, BAOS, BDA, and SAAD 


  • Fellowship in Faculty of General Dental Practitioners 2021 – England RCS
  • MSc in Orthodontics 2017 – Warwick University
  • MSc in Oral Surgery with Merits, 2014-2016 - University of Central Lancashire

  • ILM Level 5 Coaching and Mentoring in Management - City and Guilds of London Institute 2016
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership and Management, 2014 - Keele University
  • Faculty of General Dental Practitioner, Certificate in Minor Oral Surgery, 2013 – RCS England
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Foundation of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, 2012 - University of Birmingham
  • Diploma in Conscious Sedation, 2010 - Newcastle University
  • Faculty of General Dental Practitioner, Certificate in Dental Appraisal, 2010 - England
  • Membership of Faculty Dental Surgery Royal College of Surgeons, 2004 - Edinburgh 
  • BDS, 1998 – University of Birmingham


Mr. Atthi qualified in 1998 with BDS and completed his VT in Stoke where he spent working in mixed NHS/Private practice and at Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Units.

Upon moving to Birmingham, Sukhvinder worked in NHS and Private based general practices as an associate, Community Dental Service as a Dental Officer up till 2004 when he became a principal dentist on at Hillbrook Dental on Ladypool Road located within the famous Balti Triangle area until 2022

He has interests in minor oral surgery, intravenous and inhalation sedation, orthodontics for adults and children.

He has been an experienced dental trainer since 2005-2017.

He currently teaches undergraduates primarily oral surgery and has an active role in the development of the curriculum and has been involved as an elective supervisor for dental students. Mr. Atthi also is an accredited Tier II oral surgeon and works in North England NHS limiting his practice to Oral Surgery by referral.



Involved with ongoing Oral Surgery research projects.

Other activities

Professional Memberships

  • General Dental Council
  • Membership to Faculty of Dental Surgeons Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh
  • Dental Defence Union
  • Faculty of General Dental Practitioners RCS England / CGDENT
  • British Dental Association
  • British Association of Oral Surgeons
  • Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry
  • Previous Treasurer and Current Board member of West Midlands CGDent since 2013
  • Member of Institute of Leadership and Management
  • Associate Fellow of The Higher Education Academy

External Responsibilities

  • Member on Nishkam Health Care Trust a non-for-profit charity
  • Clinical Managed Network participant for West Mid and North Midlands
  • Volunteer Dentist for Charity Organisation