Dr. Bray returned to Kelowna recently after travelling and gaining a wide experience in his chosen field. He and his family spent the years 1984-2000 enjoying Kelowna where he practiced as a General Dentist. Recognizing how he could help people at a deeper level, he commenced his journey that over the next 13 years took him to several countries, many practice and educational opportunities and time in some of the most prestigious hospitals in the world. He has written and published widely and regularly presents to colleagues. His practice is dedicated to Snoring, sleep apnea, chronic headache and TMD. He lives with his wife in Kelowna where they enjoy spending time with their family, children and grandchildren.
Qualifying BDS with honors in medicine at the London Hospital in London, Dr. Bray worked at that hospital until moving with his wife to Canada achieving his DDS at the University of Toronto.
Another move took them to underserved areas in Northern Ontario before settling with their young family in Kelowna, where he practiced general dentistry for 16 years.
returning to the UK, he wrote, taught and restricted his practice to TMD, Sleep disorders and advanced Full Mouth Reconstruction.
During his time in the UK he took and passed his MFDS. RCPSG as well as MFDS RCSED exams. He completed his training and was awarded ICCMO Fellowship in the US.
He published (textbook and articles) and studied in the field of Prosthodontics, achieving his Post Graduate Certificate in Prosthodontics from Kings College London. After this, he completed Certificate level in Implantology at the Royal College of Surgeons, England, studying and teaching in the US, Scotland, Germany and India.
Travelling to Boston, Mass. In 2008, he earned his Fellowship Exams in Facial Pain and Sleep Disorders. He remained in Boston as a University lecturer and clinical demonstrator at Tufts University, sharing his time with the Center for Sleep Medicine at Tufts Medical Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard.
Later at the University of Glasgow’s neuro science department, Scotland he achieved his 2-year Post Graduate Behavioural Sleep Medicine qualification, and is the only dentist in Canada to hold such a qualification.
He attended the Royal Brompton Hospital and Royal Nose, Ear and Throat Hospital, before returning to Kelowna where he provides treatment primarily for of TMD and Dental Sleep Medicine.
Since returning to Canada, he has been associated with Kelowna Sleep Clinic and is a member of various sleep and facial pain study groups (AASM, AADSM, SBSM, AACP) and received a Board Certified Diplomate, American Board of Craniofacial Dental Sleep Medicine award and more recently the prestigious Diplomate of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. He is the only dentist in the interior of British Columbia to hold both qualifications by examination.