The Trust's Dental Division overlaps with the Dental School at the University of Manchester. There are two broad research groups, each containing smaller teams of scientists and clinicians addressing specific topics:
Craniofacial Genetics (Leader Prof. Mike
Dental Biomaterials and Biomechanics (Leader Prof. David Watts)
Stem Cell Research (Leader Dr. Chris Ward)
Health Services Research (Leader Prof.
Systematic Reviews (Leader Prof. Helen Worthington)
Clinical Craniofacial Research (Leader Prof. Bill Shaw)
Caries and Diagnostic Research (Leaders Prof. Roger Ellwood and Dr. Iain Pretty)
Oral Radiology and Imaging (Leader Professor Keith Horner)
Oral Implant Research (Leader Dr. Marco Esposito)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Control of Pain and Anxiety (Leader Prof. Paul Coulthard).
We are especially strong in Craniofacial Genetics and Clinical Craniofacial, Stem Cell and Health Science Research.
For more details visit http://www.dentistry.manchester.ac.uk/research/