Prof Parmjit Singh
GDC No: 79431
BDS (Ncl) 2001, MFDS RCS (Edin) 2003, MSc (Lond) 2006, MOrth RCS (Eng) 2007, FDS Orth RCS (Eng) 2009, CILT (Lond) 2009
After qualifying as a dentist from the University of Newcastle in 2001, Parmjit relocated to London where he worked in general practice and at three undergraduate teaching hospitals. His specialist orthodontic training took place in London, Essex and Suffolk. He is trained to consultant level, the highest level for a UK orthodontist and has worked at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London and Ipswich Hospitals a locum consultant.
Parmjit’s special interests include adult orthodontics (having completed a Masters in smile aesthetics) as well as orthodontic retention, a subject area he has both lectured and published in. He provides the full range of orthodontic appliances including Incognito lingual braces and Invisalign.
Outside of the dental surgery, he is an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeon’s Licence in Dental Surgery (LDS), the Royal College of Surgeon’s Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy and examines for the National Examining Board for Dental Nurses where he is also a committee member for the orthodontic committee. He provides expert witness reports for orthodontic cases to the General Dental Council, the regulator for dentistry in the United Kingdom.
He thoroughly enjoys teaching and has been awarded the Certificate in Learning and Teaching and is an associate member of the Higher Education Academy. He is a senior clinical lecturer at BPP Universitywhere he teaches for the Master’s in Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics programme. He is also the orthodontic lead for the Diploma in Orthodontics that is delivered at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration in Accra in collaboration with the City of London Dental School.
He spends his time between London and Spain and enjoys cycling and DIY in his spare time. He is learning to speak Spanish and dreams of one day having a pilot’s licence!