Dr. Joel Thomas
Dr. Joel Thomas BDS, MFDS RCSEd (GDC Number: 228636) has joined the team at Cotswold Dental Wellness.
Joel who is a Specialty Registrar in Periodontics graduated from Bristol University following which he worked as a general dentist in Worcestershire. During this period he became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, gaining his MFDS post graduate qualification.
Joel quickly developed a particular passion for surgical dentistry, prompting him to pursue and advance these skills in the hospital environment. He gained two years experience as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Senior House Officer, working in both Worcester and Bristol. This involved all aspects of oral surgery including surgical wisdom tooth removal, as well as treating oro-facial trauma and cancer patients.
Joel then began his four year Periodontal Specialist training (MClinDent) at Guy’s Hospital and is currently completing this training.
During this time he also teaches undergraduate students in the Periodontal department at Guys Hospital.
Joel has published numerous articles in both national and international journals as well as presenting his work at multiple national conferences. He has an empathetic and caring manner towards patients and is always happy to help other members of the team.