Mr Martin Parsons

BDS, MFDS RCSEd, PGCertHE, FHEA, CBiol MRSB

School of Clinical Dentistry

Programme Clinical Coordinator - Unit of Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

Clinical Teacher

Intermediate Life Support Trainer (ILS)

m.parsons@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 215 9418

Full contact details

Mr Martin Parsons
School of Clinical Dentistry
19 Claremont Crescent
Sheffield
S10 2TA
Profile

Biography

  • GDP – VTS scheme 1993-1994
  • GDP – Associate 1994-2004
  • Clinical teacher part-time BDS programme 1996-2001
  • Clinical teacher full-time Unit of Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy 2004-current

Interests

  • Clinical teacher in restorative dentistry and Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy.
  • Intermediate Life Support
  • Clinical skills teaching
  • SIMS (Virtual Reality)
Teaching activities
  • Theme responsibilities (DH/T): Dental radiology, Pre-Clinical Skills II, Oral disease 1, Clinical practice
  • Basic clinical skills (BDS & Hygiene/Therapy), including various lectures/tutorials Basic Life Support teaching
  • Oral disease 1 – various lectures/tutorials
  • Pre-Clinical Skills III teaching; Pharmacology of Local Anaesthetics, Practical guide to Local anaesthetics, Mandibular/Infiltration anaesthesia practical, Antimicrobial and prescribing regulations, analgesics and other groups, impression materials, impression taking practical, re-cementation of crowns practical/tutorial, Occlusion practical, Extraction techniques for primary teeth, Extraction techniques for primary teeth practical
  • Supervision of Oral Health Promotion projects
Professional activities
  • Speaker at various conferences, BSDHT Scientific meetings, NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical

  • Supervision of Undergraduate clinics – Restorative/Hygiene & Therapy
  • Dental Practice Unit – Supervision of clinics
  • Treatment of own patients (TOP)