Alan Mayhew and Ed Attenborough
The interview with Alan Mayhew and Ed Attenborough was carried out on 20th
June 2011. The interviewer and Ed Attenborough were at the BDA
Headquarters while Alan Mayhew was at home and contributed over the
telephone. Alan Mayhew trained with John McLean at the Dental School at
Guy’s Hospital from 1942 – 1947 and later worked in hospital dentistry.
Alan Mayhew established a maxillofacial unit by the Wessex Regional
Hospital Board based in Southampton. Alan is also a past president of
the BDA Hospitals Group, Chairman of the Postgraduate Medical and Dental
Federation and Chairman of the BDA Wessex Branch. Ed Attenborough is
the Managing Director of Attenborough Dental and a past president of the
BDTA. Ed’s father studied with Alan Mayhew and John McLean at Guy’s.