Grantham dentist celebrates new role as Deputy Chief Dental Officer for England
Grantham dentist, Dr Jason Wong, is celebrating a new role after being appointed the Deputy Chief Dental Officer for England.
Dr Wong, from The Maltings Dental Practice, will work alongside Dr Sara Hurley, the Chief Dental Officer and Deputy Chief Dental Officer, Eric Rooney. In his new position, Dr Wong will be responsible for championing dental professionals, gaining recognition for their role within the healthcare system and supporting practitioners.
The chief and deputy chief dental officers work with local, regional and national teams and bodies to assist and support dental professionals, identify areas for improvement and deliver positive outcomes and results for patients.
As well as being England’s new Deputy Chief Dental Officer, Dr Wong is also the Local Dental Network chair for NHS England and NHS Improvement in the Midlands.Join this Discussion