Colin Burns

BDS MFDS RCS MSc (Implant Dentistry)
Practice Name: G1 Dental, Glasgow
Registered GDC Number: 65349

G1 Dental is a modern, vibrant and visually stunning dental practice in the heart of Glasgow. Voted Best New Dental Practice at the Scotland Dentistry Awards in 2013.

Colin Burns qualified from Glasgow University in 1990 and embarked on training posts as House Officer in Oral Medicine and Oral Surgery and Bristol Dental Hospital before becoming a Senior House Officer in Blackpool Victoria Hospital. He has worked in several private practices and now places and restores implants in several practices in the west of Scotland. He has worked as a visiting surgeon at Glasgow Dental Hospital in oral surgery and restorative dentistry, and is a previous Vocational Dental Trainer.

Colin achieved a Masters Degree with Merit from the University of Warwick and teaches extensively for Straumann and the ITI. He is a Fellow of the ITI, and is Coordinator of ITI Study Clubs in the UK. He sits on the International Study Club Committee of the ITI. He has lectured throughout the UK and has actively mentored implant dentists for several years now.

Dr. Jameel Gardee began working with Colin after completing a Live Skills course at the Campbell Academy, and had this to say about Colin: “It’s been a joy and a privilege to be Mentored by Colin; his knowledge about all aspects of implantology is vast. This together with his ethical and good natured personality means that I’m in the right hands to learn and have a sound grounding going forward placing and restoring implants”.