Yorkshire and Northern Region representative, National Faculty Board
Chair, Professional Affairs Committee
Principal Dentist, Honour Health
Clinical Teacher, Newcastle Dental Hospital
Chair, North Tyne Local Dental Committee
President, BDA Northern Counties Branch President
Onkar is a former Vice-Dean of the FGDP and has worked as principal dentist at The Honour Health Group (formerly Osborne Dental Group) since 1986, providing dental implants, orthodontics, aesthetic treatments and facial aesthetics at Honour Health’s three practices across the North East.
Onkar has more than three decades of experience in dentistry, having graduated from Newcastle University as a dental surgeon in 1985. Onkar has been a clinical teacher at Newcastle Dental Hospital since 1995. He chairs the North Tyne Local Dental Committee and is BDA Northern Counties Branch President. He is a past member of the BDA’s English Council and GDPC.
He holds Fellowships of both the FGDP(UK) and the International College of Dentists. He holds postgraduate qualifications in implant dentistry, conscious sedation, dental acupuncture, facial aesthetics, clinical education, dental practice management and dental practice appraisal.