Area of expertise: children's dentistry
After qualifying from Newcastle University with a bachelor of dental surgery (BDS) qualification in child dental health, Joanna held numerous senior house officer posts in oral and maxillofacial surgery and paediatric dentistry.
She was awarded membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2002. This allowed entry to specialist training which was undertaken at Guy's and St Thomas’ Hospital, London.
She completed a masters course in paediatric dentistry in 2005 and gained her Membership in Paediatric Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2006.
Joanna completed her consultant training in paediatric dentistry at Guy’s and St Thomas’. She was appointed a consultant in 2009.