We offer dentists in the local area the facility to refer their patients for the advanced treatment of dental implants. Our implant dentist Dr. Adam Glassford has been placing implants for 21 years with specialising in managing anxious patients.
Dr Adam Glassford
BChD Dip Con Sed (Ncle)
Dip Imp Dent RCS Eng (adv cert)
GDC registration number 71952
Dr. Adam Glassford is the cosmetic and implant dental surgeon at Andrea Ubhi Dental Care in York and King Lane Dental Care in North Leeds. Adam carries out Dental Implant, Sedation & Cosmetic Dentistry on patients referred by other dentists as well as those that self-refer. He has limited his clinical practice exclusively to dental implantology, cosmetic dentistry, and intravenous sedation.
Adam Qualified in 1996 from Leeds University with BChD and amongst numerous postgraduate courses has completed the Diploma in Conscious Sedation (Dip Con Sed Ncle) in 2008 at Newcastle University as well as the Diploma in Implant Dentistry (Dip Imp Dent RCS Eng) (advanced certificate) with the Royal College of Surgeons, London. This qualification is considered to be the ‘gold standard’ in implant training and demonstrates the highest level of clinical practice. Adam is a clinical coach for Astratech and Straumann Dental implants, mentoring other dentists in the surgical and restorative phases of implant care; he also lectures widely on dental implants and conscious sedation. Adam was invited to lecture around the UK for Astratech dental implants in 2008, 2009 and 2010 and nationally and internationally for BAIRD (British Academy of Implant and Restorative Dentistry).
Adam set up a training facility with colleague Dr. Geoff Baggaley “Yorkshire Sedation Training” which provides training courses in intravenous sedation for other dentists as well as in-house training for larger organisations such as primary care trusts and corporate dental organisations.
Adam is passionate about the management of anxious patients and he enjoys passing on his skills to other professionals in the field of dental anxiety. Adam is an active member of the International Team for Implantology (ITI) and Association of Dental Implantology and subscribes to their strict protocols for patient care and has lectured at their meetings.
Adam won the 2015 Aesthetic Dentistry Award for best Patient Choice Restorative case based on a clinical case that was submitted.