Qualifying in 1981 at Dundee University, Ross gained experience in general Practice as an associate before moving to Norwich and buying the Surrey Street Practice in 1986. Ross is a founder member and facilitator of a local study group of Norwich dentists which has been running since 1987. This enables him to remain at the forefront of developments within dental practice and the latest clinical techniques.
In his spare time, Ross is a keen cyclist, rower and a former tri-athlete, competing in many events and completing five Ironman distance races including the Ironman UK in 2009, when he raised over £4000.00 for Alzheimer's Society. His other interests include theatre, wine, cooking and a diverse music taste which ranges from Opera to Rock!