Mr Christopher J. Bristow
B.D.S. (Birmingham 1974)
GDC Reg. no 48343
I came to work in Shifnal in 1975, part time initially and then full time from 1977 until May 2008. I now work here two days a week.
I undertake all aspects of general dentistry, and also carry out fixed appliance orthodontics. (straightening teeth).
Other previous professional jobs include:
- A clinical assistantship in orthodontics for one session a week for a year in 1981.
- 20 years of lecturing once a year, to each of 3 vocational training schemes for newly qualified dentists in the West Midlands on treating children in general practice.
- 20 years on the Shropshire local dental committee – 12 of which as secretary to the committee.
Outside dentistry I have been captain of Telford and Shifnal Hockey club, and chairman of Wellington Cricket Club for 4 years 2002-2005. I have also been press and publicity officer, and chairman of sponsorship at Newport (Salop) rugby club. I enjoy horseriding, swimming and watching many sports at all levels.