Dr Christina Tatsi – Paediatric Dentist
DipDS, MDentSci, FRCD(Canada), MPaedDent(London), PhD, AFHEA
GDC number 86115
Our specialist, Christina Tatsi has over 10 years of experience in the dental care of children.
Her holistic approach to dental care focuses on the child and their individual needs. Dental treatment needs to be delivered with empathy in order to build a positive attitude towards dentistry in the future. Prevention is tailor-made in order to fit the child’s routine in partnership with the parent(s)/guardian(s).
Christina qualified in 2001 in Greece and completed her 3 years of specialist training in 2006 at the Leeds Dental Institute, the only Institute in Europe eligible for the fellowship of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, which she obtained in 2007. She became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2009. She has completed in 2015 a PhD research degree with a scholarship from the University of Leeds, investigating the prevention of early caries in orthodontic patients. She is also an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
She is a member of the British Society and European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry. She takes an active interest in the research and development of evidence-based dentistry for children by attending and presenting in International Conferences and with publications in peer-reviewed journals. She is also a reviewer for the European Archives of Paediatric Dentistry.
Christina has also an active interest in teaching and academia with experience in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Paediatric Dentistry, having worked for King’s College London as a Specialist Clinical Teacher at Denmark Hill Dental Hospital and St Thomas’ Hospital in London.