Matthew Leadbitter

Mr Matthew Leadbitter BSc (Hons), PhD, BDS (Plymouth) 2015

Matthew trained as a postgraduate dentist at the Peninsula Dental School in Plymouth, where he was one of the few students in his year to be awarded his degree with distinction (honours). Matthew relocated to Bournemouth a few years ago and is currently studying for a Masters in Restorative Dentistry at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London.

He has a keen interest in delivering high quality contemporary dentistry and takes pride in achieving the best for his patients. Matthew is very personable, has a relaxed and friendly approach and welcomes the opportunity to help those patients who usually find the dentist an anxious experience.

Matthew is the practice’s anxiety accredited dentist.

Matthew's career started as a biomedical research scientist at Cardiff University where he achieved a 1st Class degree in Cell Biology in 2004 and went to gain a PhD in Cancer genetics before retaining as a dentist.

Outside of work Matthew enjoys the outdoors with particular interests in hiking and skiing, and also enjoys cooking. He is a keen guitarist and has been known to play in bands when time allows. He is married to Suzie, also a dentist in Bournemouth, and has a baby son, Edward, who keeps them both very busy.

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