Murray Hawkins BDS DGDPRCS qualified from Manchester University in 1984. He opened his first practice in Gillingham in 1991. His special interests are cosmetic dentistry and the treatment of nervous patients. He was voted Britain’s Dentist of the Year in 2002 and was a finalist in both the 2012 Aesthetic Dentistry Awards and was the finalist in the 2009 Smile Awards, (Britain’s top awards for cosmetic dentistry). Murray worked at his dental practice Winning Smiles in Gillingham, Dorset. Sadly (for his patients), he retired from dentistry in 2021.