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Dr Matthew B M Thomas

Consultant and Specialist Dental Surgeon
BDS Hons(Wal), MPhil(Card), MFDSRCS(Eng), MRDRCS(Edin), FDS Rest. Dent. RCS(Eng), FDSRCSEd
(GDC No. 83392)

Our Specialist at West Coast Dental Care is Matthew Thomas.  Matthew may be familiar to many as a Consultant in Restorative Dentistry and is a Specialist in Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Periodontics. He has several postgraduate qualifications including the Membership in Restorative Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.  In 2012, he attained Fellowship to The Royal College of Surgeons of England and Edinburgh having undertaken a hospital based 5-year specialist training in Restorative Dentistry. The 5-year specialist-training programme is mandatory for an appointment to a Consultants’ post.  A restorative specialist brings together the three specialties of prosthodontics, periodontics and endodontics providing an extensive experience in managing dental disease in a holistic manner.  Matthew was awarded a Master of Philosophy at Cardiff University in 2013 in the area of bone regeneration.

He is also involved in the training and examining other Dental Surgeons in advanced techniques to Specialist level and is an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.  Matthew has extensive experience of advanced procedures which include the provision of dental implants and managing complex dental problems.  He uses the renowned Nobel Biocare Dental Implant System. Matthew is a member of the Association Of Dental Implantology UK, British Society of Restorative Dentistry, British Society of Periodontology, British Endodontic Society and British Dental Association.  In his spare time he tries to play golf.

West Coast Dental Care is dedicated to providing a first class referral facility for specialist services.  We are extremely proud of the services and care we can offer fellow practitioners on a referral basis. Matthew can provide the following treatments for your patients:

  • Dental implants
  • Periodontal surgery
  • Endodontic surgery
  • Guided tissue regeneration
  • Surgical crown lengthening
  • Management of tooth wear

Matthew is always happy to discuss other types of treatment with you as part of your referral. Your patients will be returned to you for their continued care after we have completed treatment.

Click here to download a referral form which can be completed and posted to Matthew at the practice address.

Click here to see an indicative fee list

Case 1

This patient arrived with worn, fractured and missing teeth. His smile was transformed with fillings, crowns and dental implants which improved his appearance and ability to eat.

Case 2

This patient presented with a loose and darkened incisor that was fractured below the gum that was replaced with an aesthetic implant crown. The remaining teeth received tooth whitening.