Professor Julian Yates


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Registered Specialist in Oral Surgery

Julian is the author of more than forty articles in international academic journals where he has published his research into dental implantology and other aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Julian Yates is a Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The University of Manchester and Honorary Consultant at the Manchester Dental Hospital. Julian teaches dental implant courses at the University of Manchester and for dental practitioners up to advanced level. He is an external examiner for the Universities of Belfast and Dundee and for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Julian joined Andrew Shelley Dental Practitioners in 2015 as a visiting consultant. This enables us to provide dental implantology for the most complex and demanding cases.

Dental implantolgy can dramatically change the quality of peoples' lives. However, some situations are very complex and present difficult challenges. In order that we can help provide the benefits of dental implantology to such patients, we are very pleased to welcome Julian to our team.


"I had a fantastic experience, the service from start to finish from all the team was fantastic. Mr Shelley and his assistant went above and beyond to ensure my dentistry treatment was perfect. I would highly recommend this practice to everyone. Superb! Super happy with the finished results, thank you!!!”

- Caroline Austin

"I had my 1st experience at Shelley and Pope I was very nervous as I had multiple things wrong with my teeth, when I went in the receptionists were so warm and friendly I was then taken upstairs to see James what a pleasant person he looked at my teeth and put my mind at rest straight away, his nurse was really nice . After James and the hygienists advice my teeth and gums feel tons better. I am ready to start my treatment .Thank you."

- Chris Burton

"I've had another fantastic experience recently visiting my dentist James Tinning, the best dentist out there, such a personable and warm manner about him. Always giving me great advice on how to keep my teeth, clean, healthy and white. Have had no more fillings or problems since going to see James. I highly recommend James and the team over at Shelley and Pope"

- Helen Fleming
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