Ms Latoni Gilbert
BDS (Hons) MFDS RCS (Ed) MJDF RCS (Eng)
• Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) with Honours
• Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal
College of Surgeons of England (MJDF RCS Eng)
• Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons at
The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (MFDS RCS Ed)
• Simple Tooth Extraction
• Surgical Tooth Extraction
• Exposure of unerupted teeth
• Apical Surgery
Latoni qualified in 2006, from King’s College London Dental Institute at Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, obtaining her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) with Honours.
Since qualifying, she spent over 4 years working within the community dental service, both in London and Gosport – providing oral health care to children and other vulnerable patient groups, including: medically compromised patients, patients with physical or mental disabilities, dental phobics, and those with high treatment needs. During this time she also took part in epidemiological studies.
Latoni’s particular interest lies with oral surgery, and she has spent her most recent years working in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery units in Portsmouth and London. She is currently working at Queen’s hospital, Romford. Here her main focus is minor oral surgery – including dental extractions; biopsies, removal of extra teeth, exposing unerupted teeth for orthodontic alignment, etc. However, being part of the larger, consultant-led, team, she is also involved in the various other aspects of Oral & Maxillofacial surgery including trauma, head & neck cancer; salivary gland disease, orthognathic surgery, and oral medicine.
Latoni has been awarded with Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England (MJDF RCS Eng), and also Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons at The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (MFDS RCS Ed). She is a member of the British Dental Association; The British Association of Oral Surgery, and an associate fellow of the British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Outside of work, Latoni enjoys music, the theatre, and photography.