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Sheffield Ortho Centre 496-498 Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, S118PY

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Our orthodontic practices in England have now opened and are offering a limited range of treatments.

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Address: 496-498 Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, S118PY.

Opening times

09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

About Sheffield Ortho Centre

The Orthodontic Centre is a specialist orthodontic practice located in a leafy inner city suburb. There are multiple restaurants, bars and boutiques in the area and it is a popular venue amongst the city's professionals. The business has been located in the area now for thirty years and is a feature of this thriving area of Sheffield. The Orthodontic Centre has been part of {my}dentist since 2015. It was originally established in 1988 by Alex Taylor. David Tinsley and Jonathan O'Dwyer joined as business partners in 2003 and Tania Murphy joined as an associate in 2004. They all continue to provide dental excellence. The practice has three specialist orthodontists, one consultant, four orthodontic therapists and a dedicated team of support staff. We offer both NHS and private treatment. NHS patients must be under 18 years old and can only be referred by their dentists. We provide standard fixed braces in steel and ceramic, removable appliances, functional appliances (twin blocks), Invisalign, C-Thru aligners, lingual fixed appliances (invisible braces glued to the inner surface of teeth), mouth guards and retainers.

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Our treatments and costs

  • Child Fixed metal braces - upper and lower


  • Exams


  • Fixed behind teeth braces - Upper or lower


  • Fixed metal braces - Upper or Lower


  • Fixed metal braces for adults - upper and lower


  • Fixed tooth coloured braces - upper and lower


  • Fixed tooth coloured braces- upper or lower


  • Invisalign - upper and lower


  • Mouthguard one colour


  • Mouthguard two or more colours


  • New patient consultation


  • Removable retainer (each)


  • Upper and lower fixed behind teeth


Meet the team at Sheffield Ortho Centre

Your clinicians

  • Mr.Alex Taylor (Orthodontist) Qualified from: B.D.S.(Newc.) M.MedSci.(Sheff.) D.D.Orth.RCPS(Glas) United Kingdom, 1980 GDC No: 54236
    Alex qualified as a Dental Surgeon in 1980 from Newcastle and went into general practice in North Notts. before getting the orthodontic bug. He did his Masters at Sheffield in 1986 at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital. Alex established the practice at Ecclesall Road in 1989 and moved to the present building in 1994.
  • Mr.David Tinsley (Align 32 Ltd) (Orthodontist) Qualified from: BDS, MDSc, MFDSRCS(Ed), MMedSci, MOrthRCS(Ed) United Kingdom, 1990 GDC No: 66247
    David qualified as a dentist in 1990 at Kings in London. In 1993 he obtained his first Masters degree from Dundee in restorative dentistry. He then spent several years at Leeds Dental Institute as a lecturer. He obtained his Fellowship in 2000, second Masters in 2002 and qualified as an orthodontist at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital and Chesterfield Royal Hospital before joining the practice as a partner in 2003.
  • Mr.Jon O'Dwyer (Orthodontist) Qualified from: BDS, FDSRCS(Glasg), MMedSci, MOrthRCS(Ed) United Kingdom, 1990 GDC No: 65764
    Jonathan qualified as a dentist in 1990 from Sheffield University. After a year as a House Officer at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital Jonathan spent six years in general practice in Doncaster and Sheffield. He obtained his Fellowship in 1999, Masters in 2002 and qualified as an orthodontist at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital and Chesterfield Royal Hospital before joining the practice in 2003 as a partner.
  • Mrs.Tania Murphy (Orthodontist) Qualified from: BDS, MMedSci(Oral Surg), MFDSRCS(Ed), MMedSci(Orth), MOrth, FDS(Orth), FDS(Orth)RCS(Ed) United Kingdom, 1996 GDC No: 71901
    Tania qualified as a dentist in 1996 from Sheffield University Hospital and as a specialist orthodontist in 2003. She is a part-time Hospital Consultant at Doncaster and works at the practice here in Brinsworth and also at the Sheffield branch part time. She has a wide experience of both complex and routine treatments.
  • Mrs.Yvonne Barber (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy RCS Eng 2008 United Kingdom, 2008 GDC No: 117755
  • Miss.Jamie Fielding (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy Royal College of Surgeons Of England 2010 England, 2010 GDC No: 120838
  • Mrs.Debbie Barker (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy Royal College of Surgeons Of England 2008 England, 2010 GDC No: 125137
  • Mrs.Paris Oldfield (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2018 England, 2018 GDC No: 217531

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Last updated: Tuesday, 03 March 2020