GDC No. 66216

BDS (Lond), MSc (Lond), FDS RCS (Edin), MOrth RCS (Eng).

Alison is a Specialist Orthodontist and one of the founding partners of Cotswold Orthodontics which was set up in 2004.

Alison graduated from University College London in 1990. She gained experience in maxillofacial surgery  in London, Bristol and Reading and treatment of children at Great Ormond Hospital for sick children and the London Hospital. She has also worked in general dental practice. She gained her FDSRCS from Edinburgh. She undertook her specialist orthodontic training at the Eastman Dental Institute in London obtaining her MSC in 1997 and MOrthRCS in 1998. She has worked in specialist orthodontic practice in Cambridge and in Cheltenham since 2000.

What part of the job is most rewarding?

Being able to give young people confidence and increased self esteem and a smile to be proud of. Also helping nervous patients overcome their fears and anxieties.

What makes you smile?

People who don't take themselves too seriously. Michael McIntyre!

What do you enjoy doing when not at work?

Having my family around me. Being outside in the countryside away from mobile reception (most of my patient's idea of hell!)

What do you enjoy most about working at Cotswold Orthodontics?

Working with our well established, supportive and reliable team who can still smile when the going gets tough.