Mrs Maren Gaukroger

Mrs Maren Gaukroger

Consultant details

Name
Mrs Maren Gaukroger
Job title
Consultant Orthodontist
GMC number
GDC 64009
Services

Bio

Maren is Consultant Orthodontist at Grantham and District Hospital and Pilgrim Hospital in Boston. She joined the Trust in a full time capacity in April 2017. In addition to her clinical roles in treatment of jaw discrepancies, missing , buried and impacted teeth, she has Trust managerial and appraisal interests. Maren accredited in 2000 after training at Kings and St George’s in London and completing her Senior Registrar post at the Eastman with sessions at Watford and Mount Vernon Hospitals. Her first consultant post was at Barnet and Chase Farm NHS Trust in North London. Here she built up the service which had been maintained by a series of locums to a busy unit, founded the Barnet Local Orthodontic Committee, held the post of Clinical Lead, then Clinical Governance Lead for Surgery before becoming Associate Medical Director for Revalidation in 2014. At that time she also took up the role of Adverse Incidents officer for the British Orthodontic Society. The Trust was acquired by Royal Free London and Maren continued as part of the Revalidation Team until her move to Lincolnshire in 2017. ULHT has welcomed her into its plan for excellence in rural healthcare. She has  trained the first Orthodontic Therapist at ULHT, has been active in producing a Service Proposal for future Orthodontic services and is currently Clinical Lead for Head & Neck Surgery She has become one of a group of senior appraisers at in the Trust and remains in favour of revalidation for GDC registrants. She is vice chair of the Local Orthodontic Committee and a reliable contributor to the Managed Clinical Network.