Dr Lyndon Meehan
GDC Registered Specialist in Endodontics
BDS (Wales) BSc MJDF RCS (Eng) MSc (Clinical Endodontics)
GDC Registration Number 85984
Dr Lyndon Meehan graduated from Cardiff Dental School in 2005, gaining Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2009. He completed a Masters Degree in Clinical Endodontics in the University of South Wales in 2015 and is a GDC registered Specialist in Endodontics, a title reserved for dentists who meet the highest of standards in education, clinical excellence and teaching in their field.
Lyndon has worked as a staff grade restorative dentist at Morriston Hospital, Swansea, and whilst there held a post in endodontics. This resulted in him establishing, and solely running the successful pilot endodontic referral service for ABM Local Health Board. He also held a position at Kings College Dental Hospital, London, treating patients requiring dental trauma management and endodontics.
Lyndon is particularly interested in research in the following areas:
- The immediate management and subsequent endodontic treatment of teeth, following traumatic injuries
- Sports Dentistry; resulting in him in providing dental care in the athlete’s village polyclinic, during the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games.
On match days, Lyndon can be found pitch-side providing immediate care and advice on dental trauma to the senior squads and opposing teams, with the Welsh Football Association, Welsh Rugby Union and Cardiff City FC.
Lyndon is a Clinical Post-Graduate Lecturer in Endodontics at Cardiff University Dental School, teaching on the Masters programme for Clinical Endodontics. He is part of the sports dentistry research team and a visiting lecturer at UCL Eastman Dental Institute London. He lectures nationally on sports dentistry, dental trauma and endodontics.
Lyndon is a member of:
International Academy of Sports Dentistry in the USA
British Endodontic Society
Dental Trauma UK board member
He has extensive experience in accepting and managing complex endodontic referrals, and is happy to accept and discuss any referral cases.