David & the team
Mr. David Gale BDS, MSc, FDS, M.Orth, FDS(Orth), RCS (Eng)All qualifications gained in the UK.
GDC Number 64657
David Gale is a registered specialist orthodontist with The General Dental Council, and is a member of the British Orthodontic Society and British Dental Association. His main objective is to help every patient achieve his or her ideal smile, in a relaxed and friendly environment. “As we see our patients regularly over the months of treatment we enjoy getting to know them well at the same time as helping them. -DG”
David qualified from university as a dentist in 1989 after which he worked within the UK hospital service. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1993 having gained the Fellowship in Dental Surgery (oral surgery). Following a postgraduate education in most of the dental specialties David was selected for a three-year orthodontic specialist training in 1994. In 1997 David was awarded the Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of England and also gained a university Masters in Science Degree in orthodontics.
Following further higher specialist hospital training David was awarded the Fellowship in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons in 1999, which led to consultant accreditation in 2000. David worked as the consultant orthodontist at the Royal Hospital Haslar, Hampshire for 2 years.
David has authored scientific papers and has presented lectures at National and International specialist conferences. He is also a National Dental Nurse examiner.
In 2002 David set up the Specialist Orthodontic Referral Centre in Fareham which is now his professional home.
On a personal note David is married with two young children.
Meet the Orthodontic team
Our specialist team continually strives to provide the very best orthodontic care with the most comfort and convenience to all our patients.
Mr Gale has trained two orthodontic therapists who run their own daily clinics in the practice. There is also a dental therapist in attendance every week.
All our dental nurses have had further post-qualification training and are encouraged to continually add to their skills base.
Our administrative team ensure the smooth running of the practice and check all policies and regulations are followed and recorded. Regular audits are carried out to ensure the highest of compliance standards within our practice. The administrative team also run a yearly anonymous patient satisfaction survey to help us continually improve our patient journey.
- David Gale and our dedicated team uses state-of-the-art equipment in all treatments and its members attend continuing education courses to ensure they are aware of the newest and best techniques available.
- Our policy is to evaluate treatment proposals completely and discuss them with patients before a course begins. If you are unsure about any aspect of treatment our team members are ready and trained to help.
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