Nick Capp qualified at Guys in 1979.After several House jobs in Prosthodontics he went to the University of Michigan and undertook a Master’s degree in Restorative Dentistry.
Upon returning from the USA he was appointed as Lecturer in the Conservation department at the Eastman Dental Hospital and was actively involved in teaching both post graduate students and junior hospital staff. He gained his Fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons winning the Dean’s medal, and later on passed the membership exam in Restorative dentistry, also in Edinburgh.
He published several papers in both British and international journals , lectured in the UK and abroad and co-authored a text book on Occlusion.
Nick was asked to be a member of the GDC task Group looking at the establishment of specialist training in the UK and subsequently served on the committee vetting applicants for the Prosthodontic list under the initial grandparenting arrangements.
He is a past member of the Restorative Advisory committee at the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh, and of the SAC in Restorative Dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons in London.
In 1984 he joined a private practice in Harley Street, working with Nicholas Sturridge, and where he is still a Partner along with Celine Sturridge and Vincent Barrett. He spends four days a week in practice, still teaches the post graduate students at the Eastman.
Nick is a Past President of the British Society for Restorative Dentistry and of the American Dental Society of London. Nick’s main BSRD May meeting during his term of President was held in Stratford upon Avon. It was attended by more than 200 delegates and the main speaker was Dr Jan Pameijer.
Nick has lectured to the BSRD May meeting on two occasions and also participated in a BSRD roadshow.