Dr Peter Lawson

BDS Dentistry (Wales)

FDS RCPS Dentistry (Glasgow)

M.Sc. Nutritional Medicine (Surrey University)

PG Dip. Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine (Manchester University)

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Once you have read the following you will have a good idea of the vast depth of experience that Dr Lawson has gained in Dentistry over the years.


Dr Lawson BDS FDS RCPS M.Sc. PG Dip. is a senior Newbury Dentist at the Wash Common Dental Practice, with considerable and wide ranging experience.

Dr Lawson started the Wash Common Dental Practice in Newbury in January 1987 and under his ownership it expanded to a 6 surgery practice with over 16,000 patients.

The ownership of the practice has now been handed over to Dr Seepaul Singh. This has given the opportunity for Dr Lawson to concentrate solely on his dentistry, to the benefit of all his loyal patients. For Dr Lawson this is the ideal situation as it allows him to give his patients his full and undivided attention.

Very little tooth remaining, picture shows considerable corrosion due to previous metal filling

Tooth after it has been cleaned up by Dr Lawson Newbury Dentist and restored with a tooth coloured crown using an advanced bonding technique, the tooth in the front has a white filling.

Qualifications - Dr Peter Lawson BDS FDS RCPS M.Sc. PG Dip.

Dr Peter Lawson qualified with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the University of Wales in 1972. During his studies he won The Wynstan Peach Prize for outstanding practical work and The Cohen Prize for Anatomy.

In 1978 Dr Peter Lawson was awarded a Fellowship (FDS RCPS) in Dentistry from Glasgow University.

This was followed in 2005 by being awarded The Master of Science with merit (M.Sc.) in Nutritional Medicine from Surrey University.

In 2018 Dr Peter Lawson was awarded The Postgraduate Diploma (PG Dip.) in Skin Ageing and Medical Aesthetics from Manchester University.

A 2nd premolar with metal filling and part of tooth fractured

Same tooth restored by Dr Lawson with white filling using an advanced bonding technique

Hospital Experience

Dr Lawson has worked in the following hospitals:

  • The Royal Dental Hospital specialising in Periodontology and Prosthetics
  • Cardiff Dental Hospital in the Oral surgery Department
  • St Georges Hospital, London, Oral Surgery Department
  • Guys Hospital The Orthodontic and Paedodontic Department
  • Royal Berkshire Hospital as a clinical assistant in Orthodontics

This over 4 years of Post Graduate Dental Hospital experience has allowed Dr Peter Lawson to gain invaluable practical experience in many aspects of Dentistry, to the benefit of his registered patients.

Old metal filling with tooth that has a fractured cusp

Same tooth restored with white filling by Dr Lawson Newbury Dentist using an advanced bonding technique

Lecturing Experience

Dr Lawson was a Postgraduate Dental Tutor for Oxfordshire and organised the courses at the Oxfordshire skills centre. He was previously the educational advisor to the Oxford British Dental Association. Dr Lawson has lectured around the UK to qualified Dentists, his specialist subjects being ‘mercury and the implications on human health’ and ‘the placement of high quality white fillings’.

Advanced Facial Aesthetics Clinic

Dr Lawson Newbury Dentist also runs an Advanced Facial Aesthetics Clinic.  The cosmetic clinic for Botox/Azzalure and facial fillers is based at Shadow Lawn, Garden Close Lane, Newbury, Berkshire in private surroundings where confidentially can easily be maintained. Dr Lawson is experienced in providing wrinkle reduction for crow’s feet, worry lines, frown lines and other wrinkles around the face. Also, Dr Peter Lawson uses lip fillers for fuller better looking lips, cheek fillers, fillers for tear troughs, marionette lines, nasolabial folds and Jowls. Please click here for more information.