Peter Southerden

Qualifications:

BVSc, DipEVDC, MRCVS

RCVS Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Dentistry
EBVS European Veterinary Specialist in Dentistry

Speciality:

Veterinary Dentistry

Current Post:

Head of Dentistry and Oral Surgery at Eastcott Referrals

Region:

All of UK

Clinical Profile

I am the head of dentistry and oral surgery at Eastcott Referrals, Swindon, Wiltshire. I am happy to see the full range of dentistry cases including periodontology, restorative dentistry (including crowns), endodontics and orthodontics. I am also trained and experienced in a wide range of oral and maxillofacial surgery cases including jaw fractures, tumour resection, lip and tongue surgery, congenital and traumatic cleft palates. I am an AVDC Founding Fellow in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. We have a team of three clinicians (one specialist and two residents) and are supported by specialists in other disciplines including internal medicine and surgery with the facilities of a multidisciplinary referral hospital

Research

We are currently writing up a number of papers for publication which focus on the distribution of craniomaxillary fractures in cats, their distribution, their effect on skull symmetry, rate of recovery following fixation and complications.