David Houston is chairman of the 2009 Private Dentistry Awards. Having qualified from Dundee University in 1985, he has been a principal dentist for 19 years. His practice won the prestigious ITV/BDA Practice of the Millennium Award in 2000. Since then he has written a series of articles for Private Dentistry, for which he sits on the editorial board and Aesthetic Dentistry Today.
He was also voted Dentistry Magazines ninth most influential figure in UK dentistry 2007. David is joint principal of the largest ‘single site’ practice in the UK and he owns 2 dental laboratories. He is the retained dentist for ITV television and BBC Radio. Winner of Wow! Awards 2008, Cordent Trust Award 2003 and The Royal Odontochirugical Society of Scotland Award.