Sam Burns


GDC No. 5971

Sam has worked in dentistry since leaving school. Initially a dental nurse in the Royal Air Force she was posted to various UK practices and also worked in the oral and maxillofacial surgery department at the RAF hospital in Germany.

In 2000 she gained a place at Dundee Dental Hospital to train as a Dental Hygienist, where she was awarded Best All Round Student by her tutors. Since graduating in 2001, Sam has worked in both NHS and Private Practice.

She moved to Cambridge in March 2013 where she became part of the Apple Tree team; available on a Wednesday and Thursday.

She enjoys her job and finds it very rewarding seeing patients return with improved oral health following the treatment and advice she has provided. Sam also enjoys promoting oral health and playing a role in the prevention of oral disease

She is a member of the British Society of Dental Hygienists & Therapists, attending regular meetings.

Sam keeps fit by attending the gym, enjoying spinning classes and circuit training. She also enjoys reading, cooking & keeping up with friends.

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