Mr Louis Mackenzie BDS

Mr Louis Mackenzie

School of Dentistry
Clinical Dental Tutor

Contact details

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

Louis Mackenzie is a general dental practitioner working in Selly Park, Birmingham.

He is also a clinical dental tutor at the school of dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences where he teaches on final year GDP clinics and in the phantom head room with 2nd and 4th years.

He delivers lectures to all years of undergraduate students for the departments of conservative dentistry, oral biology, oral pathology and in the introduction to clinical dentistry module.

 Louis runs a series of popular hands-on courses at the dental school & across the country and regularly lectures for a number of dental manufacturing companies and for dental insurance provider Denplan.


  • BDS (Birmingham) 1990.


Louis qualified from Birmingham in 1990 and has worked as an associate at the Selly Park dental centre in Birmingham ever since.

He was appointed as a part-time clinical dental tutor at the school of dentistry in 2004.

He designs and develops e-learning material to support undergraduate teaching.

He runs the special study module in aesthetic restorative dentistry with Professor Owen Addison.

He delivers postgraduate lectures and hands on courses to dentists, foundation year trainees, dental therapists, nurses and masters students (UCLAN) on a variety of subjects including direct and indirect restorative techniques, caries and minimal intervention dentistry.

He received the 2009 university of Birmingham award for teaching excellence.  


Other activities

  • Captain: staff cricket team.
  • Member of Prep Panel. (Practice based research and evaluation team headed by Prof.F.J.T.Burke).


Dent Update. 2009 Mar;36(2):71-2, 74-6, 79-80. Direct posterior composites: a practical guide. Mackenzie L, Shortall ACC, Burke FJT.