​Dentistry recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours

19 June 2017

Five dentists have received awards in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours list.

Dawn Adams, Clinical Director, Public Dental Service, NHS Fife, was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) for her services to dentistry.

Professor Nigel Hunt, Head of Orthodontic Department, Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, was also awarded an OBE for his services to dentistry and to the specialty of orthodontics.

Margaret Ross, lately Senior Lecturer for Dental Care Professionals at the University of Edinburgh, was awarded an OBE for her services to dentistry.

Serbjit Kaur, Dentist, Leicestershire was awarded a Member of the British Empire for her services to dentistry.

Linda Greenwall, Dentist, Hampstead Healthcare Ltd was awarded a British Empire Medal for her services to the dental profession in the UK and abroad.

Retired dentist Rudi Leavor received a British Empire Medal for services to the Jewish community and Interfaith Relations in Bradford, West Yorkshire.

The Queen's Birthday Honours rewards outstanding achievement and service across the UK.

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