Arun joined the practice in 2020. He obtained his primary dental qualification in 2000 and went on to complete his master’s degree in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery in 2004. Since 2005, he has been practicing oral surgery in various Maxillo-Facial units in England & Wales. During his initial years of training, he attained membership diploma from Royal college of surgeons (England) and was awarded Fellowship in Oral medicine & Oral surgery by the Royal College of Ireland.

Arun provides general dentistry alongside his current job in Torbay hospital as an associate specialist. He has special interest in oral medicine and surgery, therapeutic and cosmetic injections for jaw pain and wrinkle treatment. Apart from carrying out all aspects of general dentistry, he regularly provides flexible dentures and bonded indirect restorations within the practice.

Arun enjoys playing and watching Cricket. He is married to a dentist wife and is dedicated father of young twins. His hobbies include sketching and oil painting with a passion for art and history.

Dr Celia qualified from the University of Plymouth and completed her post graduate year here with us in Dawlish with Dr Colin as her mentor, Celia has stayed with us since and is one of our lovely, caring Dentists at Nuvo Dawlish.

Fun fact: Did competitive synchronised swimming for 10 years

Hobbies: running, hiking, crochet and other crafts

Dr Colin graduated from Sheffield in 2003, completing his foundation training year at the practice and has remained as an associate ever since. For several years Colin also worked a day a week in Exeter’s Dental Access Centre gaining valuable experience in emergency dentistry and lots of extractions!

Colin enjoy all aspects of general dentistry but have a special interest in high quality composite work and endodontics. Colin is actively involved with the local BDA section having served as Chair, Secretary and currently as Treasurer. In 2019 Colin was honoured to receive a Certificate of Merit from the BDA for services to the Association.

Outside of dentistry Colin enjoys cycling, baking and getting out to the beach or Dartmoor with my young family.