BDS DDSc (Endo) MJDF RCS (Eng) MEndo RCS (Ed)
Specialist in Endodontics
Lecturer in Endodontology – Liverpool University Dental Hospital
Obyda is a specialist in Endodontics and a lecturer in Endodontology at the University of Liverpool. He qualified with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Newcastle University and completed his foundation training at the Northern Dental Deanery. He then worked in a number of general dental practices in the North East and North West of England. Obyda later gained Membership of the Joint Dental Faculty at the Royal College of Surgeons of England in London (MJDF RCS Eng).
He joined Liverpool University and was appointed as a Teaching Fellow in Endodontology and an honorary speciality registrar in 2014 where he completed 3 years full-time clinical specialist training in Endodontics. During his clinical training, he was awarded the educational research grant of the European Society of Endodontology for his ongoing research which focuses on accurate assessment of complex endodontic cases and the development of the Endodontic Complexity Assessment Tool (E-CAT). Obyda was awarded a Doctorate degree in Endodontics (DDsc) from Liverpool University in 2018.
Following to the collegiate speciality examination, he successfully attained Membership in Endodontics (MEndo) from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh and is now registered as a Specialist in Endodontics with the General Dental Council in the United Kingdom. He is currently appointed as a lecturer at the University of Liverpool and an honorary Speciality Doctor by the RLBUH trust. He works in several private specialist referral practices in the north west of England.
Obyda has lectured and delivered workshops at the BDSA and BDA British national dental conferences. In addition to treating complex endodontic treatments in practice, he is actively involved in lecturing, teaching and training postgraduate dental students at the dental hospital.
Obyda performs all his dental treatment under high magnification dental microscope and accepts referrals for consultations and treatment of complex root canal treatment, root canal retreatment and surgical endodontics, including root end surgery (apicoectomy), hemi-section and root resorption repair. He enjoys restoring the more challenging endodontically treated teeth and is happy to offer to fully or partly restore the endodontically treated tooth or return the patient for the coronal restoration as requested by the referring colleagues.
In addition to attending national and international conferences, Obyda has scientific publications in Endodontics and is a member of both the British Endodontic Society and the European Society of Endodontology. He continues to enjoy treating patients in a kind, reassuring manner in all aspects of root canal treatments and dentistry.