David graduated from the University of Birmingham, UK, in 1981 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. He has just completed a Masters Degree in Advanced General Dental Practice from the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom graduating with merit. As a result of this he is able to offer the lastest techniques, with access to the most current research.
His first posting was in a Community Dental Centre in the UK where he gained experience in treating children, followed by time in general practice in the UK. He came to New Zealand in 1986. He went into practice with Dennis Middleton and has been at Woodward Dental Practice since then- plenty of time to build long term relationships with his patients and have the pleasure of seeing treatments give lasting results.As part of his life long commitment to education and to further his interest in more advanced care he studied for and received an additional post graduate Diploma in Clinical Dental Surgery [Restorative] from Otago Dental School in 1999.
David is a keen sportsman and has been involved in soccer in Wellington as a children’s coach and as a player for nearly 25 years. He is a very active member of the New Zealand Dental Association and works on Competency Reviews for the Dental Council from time to time.