Dr. James Allen graduated from Guy’s, Kings and St. Thomas’ Dental Hospitals, of King’s College London in 2005. After working in a family practice in the south east of England, James and his wife Dr. Emily Allen moved to Australia in 2008.
James has undertaken professional development in a wide range of clinical aspects, however he has found his passion in cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry. James is undertaking a 3 year Master of Science (MSc) degree in Aesthetic Dentistry through King’s College London. This will enable him to provide highly aesthetic and functional results for his patients through a minimally invasive approach. Treatment provided with this aspect of dentistry include: prevention and treatment of worn teeth, tooth coloured fillings and crowns, teeth whitening, veneers both in resin and porcelain, teeth replacement with dental implants, protection of teeth through splints and precision dentures.
James also has an interest in helping patients with the effects of sleep apnea and snoring issues through construction of appliances that help maintain the airway at night. This can make a significant difference to patient’s health and well-being.
He is a member of the Australian Dental Association, the British Dental Association, the Australian Society of Implant Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Australian Dental Sleep Medicine Club.
Outside of work, James likes to spend time in the gym, has an interest in photography, following English football and enjoying time on the beach in summer with his wife, friends and dog.