Dr Robert Letton

Dr Robert Letton


My clinical background is mainly in general dental practice .

I have worked in general dental practice since qualifying from 1987 to August 2017

I owned a dental practice from 1995-2017

During this time the practice held awards for Investors In People & the BDA Good Practice .

I have worked as a Clinical Demonstrator at the Leeds Dental Institute part-time from 2004.

More recently since selling my practice in 2017 I have been working as a Clinical Teaching Fellow & Clinical Demostrator at the Leeds Dental Instute.

Research interests

I am currently helping with the RAP research.

This is investigating the links between rheumatoid arthritis & periodontal disease.


  • B.Ch.D

Professional memberships

  • British Dental Association

Student education

My main role at the Leeds Dental Insitute is to  instruct & give guidance to students while they are treating patients in a clinical setting.

I also help with some examinations .

I am also helping with the RAP research.