Carefully crafted dentures secured with
dental implants restore the lost personality
in a smile and make eating a pleasure again,
they are truly life changing

Robert qualified in 1988 from Queen's University Belfast where he also won the Ralph Smith prize (for what?). He set up Gentle Touch in 1990 and since then has increasingly focused on cosmetic dentistry. Northern Ireland-born, Robert has studied implant dentistry in the USA, the world's centre of excellence for cosmetic work of this kind. He attended a year-long course there and in 2004 was awarded a Fellowship in Implantology from Nova Southeastern University, Florida. Robert has also worked with Harley Street cosmetic dentists, is a member of the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and is a council member of the Irish Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry.

Implant Dentist, Robert Craig, has a wealth of experience of both dental implants & dentures, this together with his passion for quality and empathy for nervous patients, make him a expert.

Robert qualified from Queens University Belfast in 1988 and his basic implant training was at the London Institute in Seattle. Advanced implant training was at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where he was awarded a Fellowship in Periodontology in 2002. He has trained with many internationally renowned clinicians including John Besford, the world renowned denture expert from Harley Street, London.

Robert has over 20 years’ experience with dentures, has been involved with dental implants for over 10 years and runs an implant referral clinic in Northern Ireland.

The practice holds regular study clubs for referring Dentists & has just launched the first ‘Synergy’ referring Dentist training program outside the USA.

He is the President of the Northern Ireland organising committee of the Irish Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology.


Attention to detail, which we now realise to be of utmost importance, was always meticulous...

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