Peter Willy

Peter Willy BDS (Brist), MFDS RCPS (Glasg), FFGDP (UK) RCS (Eng), Diploma in Implant Dentistry (UCL)

Peter delivers high quality long lasting dental treatment and has a friendly manner which helps put nervous patients at ease.

He always discusses all available treatment options to help his patients make the right decision on the best route forwards.

He is able to provide reconstruction of heavily worn and damaged teeth with a combination of cosmetic, restorative, orthodontic and implant options. He is a certified Invisalign provider for clear brace treatments. Peter has achieved a distinction level pass on the UCL Diploma in Implant Dentistry and won the overall prize for Outstanding Achievement in his year group.

He is highly trained in the surgical placement of single or multiple implants to replace one or more missing teeth. He is also able to stabilise poor functioning loose dentures with dental implants.

After graduating from Bristol University in 1998, Peter spent five years working as a trainee Oral Surgeon in various hospitals in the South West of England including local specialist teams based at Poole General, Royal Bournemouth and Dorchester Hospitals. He spent two years studying for his postgraduate dental surgical examinations (MFDS) and published four scientific papers in peer-reviewed international dental journals. During this time he also gained considerable experience working alongside specialists in the Adult Restorative Dental Department at Bristol Dental Hospital. In 2003 he moved to general dental practice, he joined Hoburne Dental Practice in 2005 and became a partner at the practice shortly afterwards.

Following his hospital training Peter went on to advance his cosmetic, restorative and implant skills with seven years of study at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute. During this period he was taught directly by some of London's leading dental specialists and he completed the Certificate Course in Restorative Dental Practice along with further studies in the fields of Applied Clinical Dental Materials and Partial Denture Prosthetics. The study period culminated in gaining a distinction passing a four year Diploma in Implant Dentistry.
Peter is married to Susan who teaches locally and they have two young children. He enjoys keeping fit, exploring the local countryside and playing squash. He especially enjoys holidays in mountainous areas of the UK and abroad in the summer and winter.

Peter is a member of the following professional organisations:

  • General Dental Council
  • Association of Dental Implantology UK
  • British Society of Prosthodontics
  • Faculty of General Dental Practice (Royal College of Surgeons of England)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • British Dental Association
  • Dental Protection Society

GDC Number: 74324
BDS Bristol 1998
Diploma in Implant Dentistry (UCL) 2011