At Pittville Lawn Dental & Implant Clinic our highly skilled, friendly team shares the same single vision: we put you first. Together, we are dedicated to providing you with a first class experience, from the comfort of our reception to the very latest innovations in dental technology. We make sure you have the best possible care from the second you walk through the door.
Find out more about each of our practice team members below.
Dr James Critchley
Dentist BDS (Wales) 2000 GDC No. 77511
Dr James Critchley is an enormously experienced restorative dentist with over 15 years in practice in and around Cheltenham providing family, implant and cosmetic dentistry. James’ passion for dentistry started at an early age following his father who was one of the UK’s leading implant dentists. Such was James’ interest in dental implants that he started his post graduate training before he had even completed his dental degree, spending time at the home of dental implants in Gothenberg Sweden. This was followed by time in America being mentored by some of the worlds top cosmetic dentists.
His post graduate training is still focused on spending time directly with the worlds leading dentists in the fields of implant dentistry and cosmetic dentistry. This has meant James has built a particular reputation for his skill in restorative and cosmetic dentistry, including the all on four technique, straightening teeth using invisible orthodontic aligners, and dental implants.
When James is not at the practice he spends most of his time with his family. His interests are anything outdoors from Rugby to skiing.
After John qualified 1989 he went on to complete 5 years in the Royal Air Force. He has worked in Gloucestershire since 1989 as the principal dentist in his own practice.
John has completed an MSc in Endodontology and subsequently attended further training in Switzerland and Italy completing a course on microsurgical endodontics with Prof Arnoldo Castellucci. John currently limits his practice to endodontics taking referrals from general practitioners. He is an accredited trainer for Dentsply and outside of dentistry, John is a qualified football coach and keen wakeboarder.
Michael Heilbron is a registered Specialist in Prosthodontics and one of the countries leading implant experts. He was awarded a prestigious Masters Degree in Conservative Dentistry in 1993 and he lectures extensively on the art and science of restorative dentistry. Experienced in all aspects of implant dentistry from ‘All on Four’ restorations to denture stabilisation Mike receives referral from across the country.
Chloe graduated from the University of Bristol in 2013, where she received a distinction in restorative dentistry and was awarded the British Society for Restorative Dentistry Prize.
During her undergraduate training Chloe was author to a periodontal case presentation, published in a respected journal. Chloe was ranked as the 8th dental student in the United Kingdom whilst in her final year at University, during the foundation training interview process.
Prior to working in Cheltenham, Chloe worked in Bristol where she had an honorary clinical attachment with the oral surgery department at Bristol Dental Hospital.
In 2014 Chloe was awarded membership to the Joint Dental Faculties of Royal College Surgeons.
Chloe's commitment to postgraduate education has been extensive. Chloe's most recent qualifications include a postgraduate certificate in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry, as well as a Master's Degree in Implant Dentistry from her Alma mater, the University of Bristol.
Chloe is a fully certified Invisalign provider and a fully certified Cerezen Provider.
Pittville Lawn Dental and Implant Clinic are very pleased to welcome
Dominic Sinson to our experienced team. Dominic qualified with honours from
Cardiff University in 2010 and has spent the last eight years gaining
experience and an excellent reputation.
Dominic has a keen interest in
Periodontics as in 2014 he began training as a specialist in Periodontics.
Dominic is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh for
Periodontics and is also a member of the British Society of
Dominic also has in interest in Dental
Implants and Oral Surgery.
"I used to hate going to the dentist - now I look forward to it! A team of expert professionals who know exactly what they're doing. I feel very comfortable, safe and well looked after - very happy."
What our patients say
"This is a high quality practice with staff who are totally professional and yet extremely friendly and approachable. The equipment is up to date as are the techniques used. Excellent service, thank you all."
What our patients say
"I feel entirely confident about the quality of the treatment that I receive. All of the staff are consistently very professional and friendly. The practice does a brilliant job off breaking the stereotype of what a visit to the dentist will be like!!"
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