Dr Adesanya

  • Oral surgery
  • Orthodontics
  • Dental implants
  • Cosmetic dentistry (aesthetic dentistry)
  • Tooth restoration
  • Digital dentistry

Dr Olurotimi Adesanya

GMC: 82814

Dr Olurotimi Adesanya is a leading dentist based in Kent. Dr Adesanya has a strong interest in endodontics, aesthetic , and cosmetic dentistry, but offers a full dental practice covering general check-ups, hygiene treatment, orthodontics, bridges, crowns, veneers,implants and oral surgery. His clinic, Watling Street Dental Care, is equipped with the latest technology and is able to offer revolutionary brace systems including Invisalign and Fastbraces.

Dr Adesanya qualified in 1991 from School of dentistry University of Benin, Nigeria, and has subsequently worked in several hospitals both in the United Kingdom and abroad. Committed to continuing his professional development, he obtained a Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 2000, and in December 2009, Olurotimi obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Restorative Dental Practice from the Eastman Dental Institute, one of the world’s most renowned postgraduate institutions.

Dr Adesanya was awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Dental Health Services Leadership and Management by the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) in 2011. The diploma provided Dr Adesanya the educational experience that has advance his knowledge and competence in the operational and strategic management of dental services, to ensure his dental team consistently provide a high quality of dental care.

In 2013, Dr Adesanya was awarded the Fellowship of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) of the Royal College of Surgeons in recognition of his excellence in primary dental care.

  • Professional experience

    • Dental surgeon, Watling Street Dental Care (2007 - present)
    • Dental surgeon, Great Kinghtley Dental Clinic, Basildon (2004 - 2010)
    • Locum specialist registrar, Royal London Hospital (2004)
    • Senior house officer in orthodontics and oral maxillofacial surgery, Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester (2000 - 2001)
    • Senior house officer in orthodontics and oral & maxillofacial surgery, Mount Vernon and Watford General Hospital, Northwood (1999 - 2000)
    • General dental practitioner, Tilbus Dental Clinic, Nigeria (1994 - 1995)
  • Education

    • Fellowship of the Faculty of General Dental Practice, Royal College of Surgeons, London (2013)
    • Postgraduate diploma in Dental Health Services Leadership and Management, Faculty of General Dental Practice (2011)
    • Postgraduate diploma in Restorative Dental Practice, Eastman Dental Institute, London (2009)
    • Certificate in Restorative Dental Practice, Eastman Dental Institute, Universities College of London (2005)
    • Fellowship in Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (2000)
    • Master Advance General Dental Practice . University of Birmingham , Birmingham (2019)
  • Professional membership

    • Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK)
    • British Dental Association
    • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland
    • Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
    • Kois Center Seattle, Washington
    • British Orthodontics Society
  • Teaching posts

    • Education supervisor, La KSS (2011 - present)
    • Clinical teaching of undergraduate dental students, Royal London Hospital (2007 - present)

 Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Accelerated orthodontics
  • Aesthetic orthodontics
  • Apicoectomy
  • Braces
  • Bruxism
  • CBCT
  • Complex restorative dentistry
  • Cosmetic dentistry (aesthetic dentistry)
  • Dental bone grafts
  • Dental crown
  • Dental implants
  • Dental implants maintenance
  • Dental monitoring
  • Dental therapist
  • Dental trauma
  • Dentures
  • Digital dentistry
  • Endodontic treatment
  • Fluoride varnish
  • Gingivitis
  • Guided implant surgery
  • Halitosis
  • Impacted tooth
  • Interceptive orthodontics
  • Invisalign
  • Invisible braces
  • Malocclusion
  • Mandibular advancement device
  • Night guard
  • Opg X-ray (Orthopantomography)
  • Oral medicine
  • Oral surgery
  • Orthodontics
  • Paediatric dentist
  • Peri-implantitis
  • Periodontal cleaning
  • Periodontics
  • Reendodontics
  • Removable dentures
  • Root canal treatment
  • Snoring
  • Surgical endodontics
  • Teeth cleaning
  • Teeth whitening
  • Tooth abscess
  • Tooth decay
  • Tooth decay in children
  • Tooth replacement
  • Tooth restoration

Make an appointment


  • Watling Street Dental
    56 Watling Street, Gillingham ME7 2YN - Gillingham
    (+44) 02071133685


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