Liverpool-born Ian qualified from Liverpool University in 1985. He has over 30 years experience in general practice both in the private sector and with the National Health Service. He runs a private practice in the picturesque village of Thornton Hough on the Wirral concentrating on comprehensive reconstructive, aesthetic, and implant dentistry. Ian is also Director of The Dawson Academy UK and teaches dentists around the world the foundations of “Complete Dentistry” as taught by The Dawson Academy founder, Pete Dawson. He is involved directly with the hands-on courses of the Core Curriculum, seminars, & study clubs and provides continuing education to dental professionals across Europe. He also lectures nationally and internationally on functional and aesthetic dentistry. He spends approximately two-thirds of his time in practice and the other third as an educator. He believes this balance keeps him on the leading edge of both disciplines. Professional Affiliations Registered Member of American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) British Dental Association (BDA) Association of Dental Implantology (ADI).