Jonathan Sandy Biography

Jonathan Sandy is a Professor in Orthodontics and Head of the Bristol Dental School, Bristol University. His dental training was in London (Kings College Hospital, The London Hospital and the Eastman).

Jonathan was awarded an MRC Training Fellowship and after his PhD was MRC funded as a postdoctoral scientist in the Biochemistry Department, University of Cambridge. He was appointed to Bristol University as a Consultant Senior Lecturer in 1991, promoted to a Reader in 1997 and awarded a Personal Chair in 1999.

Jonathan’s main research interests are in cleft lip and palate and the delivery of cleft care by orthodontists.  He has co-authored three books and has over 150 peer reviewed publications.