Dr Alison Murray was formerly Consultant at the Eastman Dental Institute and then took up a post as Consultant Orthodontist at Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, which she has held for 22 years. She has been heavily involved in orthodontic training at all levels for the past 25 years. She is an examiner in orthodontics for the Royal College of Surgeons and has lectured extensively in Europe and beyond, on contemporary orthodontic practice.

Dr Murray is currently the President of the British Orthodontic Society. Dr Murray has been involved in many Multi-centre RCTs and runs a busy private practice.