Chris qualified from Queen’s University Belfast in 1998. He has worked in the Oxfordshire area for 13 years. Chris recently returned to the Causeway Dental Practice after spending five years back in Ireland, where along with general family dental care he was also involved in practice inspections and improving the patient care and standards in over 20 practices.
Victoria Shackleton graduated from Cardiff University in 2014. Since then Victoria has worked in general practice, engaging in all aspects of general dentistry, and settled in the local area in 2016. Victoria has recently completed a further training course in restorative dentistry, an area she particularly enjoys. Victoria likes to help nervous patients and takes the time to get to know their treatment wishes.
Rachel Murray graduated from Newcastle upon Tyne in 1999 and went on to spend two further years in the dental hospital there gaining experience in secondary care such as oral surgery and children’s dentistry and prosthodontics as well as general practice.
Rachel gained a postgraduate qualification, the MFGDP(UK) in 2001 and started working at the Causeway Dental Practice becoming a partner in 2005. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry with a particular interest in oral surgery and treating children and nervous patients.
Laurie Powell qualified from Sheffield University Dental School in 1993. He enjoys all aspects of general dentistry but particularly working with composite resin on front teeth and removable prosthetics. He has been working at the Causeway Dental Practice since 2000 and became a partner in 2005.
He is very active in postgraduate study and teaches part-time at Bristol University Dental School. He was awarded the Schottlander Prize for outstanding achievement in prosthetic dentistry whilst studying for his postgraduate diploma in 2013. He is the current chair of Oxfordshire Local Dental Committee.
He lives in Oxford with his wife and four children and enjoys cycling and playing tennis.