Consultant in Orthodontics at Southend and Basildon Hospitals & General Dental Council Registered Specialist in Orthodontics
BDS, MSc, FDS, MOrth, FDS (Orth), RCS (Eng)
Spencer graduated as a Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours at the University of Bristol in 1991. After qualification, he worked in various dental and oral surgery positions around the UK. He gained the Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1994 and was awarded the Gold Medal for the highest marks in this examination.
In 1995, Spencer started his 5 year specialist orthodontic training at The Royal London and Southend Hospitals, and obtained his Master of Science from the University of London and the Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of England followed by the Fellowship in Orthodontics of the Royal College of Surgeons.
Spencer has been a consultant Orthodontist at Southend and Basildon Hospitals since 2000. He has also worked in a private orthodontic practice in South Essex since 2001. Spencer has extensive experience managing all types of orthodontic problems for children and adults. Other orthodontists regularly refer him patients with complex problems that involve working with other specialists in oral and facial surgery, plastic surgery and advanced cosmetic and restorative dentistry. He also trains dentists to become orthodontists, which keeps him up to date with the latest research and clinical techniques. His commitment to teaching excellence led him to achieve the Certificate in Medical Education (University of Wales). He is an examiner for the University of London and the Royal College of Surgeons of England.