GDC No. 153690
Dr David Drysdale graduated in Dentistry from King’s College London in 2008. In 2012, he completed a Diploma in Conscious Sedation and in 2013, he became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. Dr Drysdale also has a Masters in Immunology from Imperial College London.
David spent time working as a Senior House Officer in Maxillofacial Surgery, where his interest in hospital dentistry was piqued. He currently works as a Senior Dental Officer at the Solent NHS Trust in the South West of England. In his role at the NHS Solent Trust, Dr Drysdale works predominantly with paediatric patients. He also works as a Sedationist in several Private Practice’s across London and the South coast of England.
David was invited to lecture on Sedation in Dubai and has published a paper on Transcutaneous Carbon Dioxide Monitoring. He is a member of SAAD and DTSG and is an accredited Sedation Practitioner. David is trained in Intravenous, Oral & Intranasal Sedation in the Dental Practice.
Intranasal Sedation works excellently for Patient’s that are extremely anxious or needle phobic. David is known for being calm and caring. He firmly believes that a visit to the Dentist should not be a terrifying experience and is passionate about putting Patient’s at ease during their treatment.
David is married with a baby Son, who keeps him busy!