Michael Waplington qualified BDS from the University of Birmingham School of Dentistry in 1988. After qualification he worked initially in the departments of oral surgery at East Birmingham and Walsall Manor hospitals performing a full range of dento-alveolar surgical procedures. He joined the Albert Road Dental Practice in 1990 and was a partner until 2022. In 1995 he gained his Masters degree MDentSc, again from the University of Birmingham, and was a member of the teaching staff at the School of Dentistry in Birmingham for several years in the Department of Restorative Dentistry. He was accepted onto the General Dental Council’s Specialist list in Endodontics in 2001. His research has been published in peer reviewed international journals, and has written articles for several dental periodicals. He is an active member of the British Endodontic Society and has served on its council for 15 years including a 7 year role as Honorary Secretary. He was the President of the society in 2016. Dr.Waplington has presented research papers at international conferences in Europe, Asia and North America, and is a member of the American Association of Endodontists and the European Society for Endodontology. He has lectured extensively within the UK to both general dental practitioners and postgraduate students, and has regularly presented hands-on endodontic courses designed to improve participant’s clinical endodontic skills.
Dr. Waplington is a very experienced clinician and has accepted Endodontic referrals at clinics in Evesham and Birmingham since 1997. He is able to offer a full range of non-surgical and surgical endodontic (root canal) treatments in a friendly and comfortable environment. He utilises the most up date techniques and technologies including the routine use of a dental operating microscope. He is committed to providing high quality treatments and putting patients at ease by fully explaining treatment options, and answering their concerns.
Mike is married to Julie who is also one of the dentists at Albert Road Dental Practice, and they have two grown up sons. Outside of dentistry Mike is a regular cyclist both on the road, and off-road trails. He is a member of the Evesham Wheelers cycle club. He enjoys food, wine and cinema but not necessarily in that order. He will occasionally admit to following the fortunes of West Bromwich Albion FC.