About Adam Yamey


 Adam Yamey in 2017


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Adam YAMEY was born in 1952 in London, son of South African parents. He attended Highgate School, and then University College London. After a doctorate in mammalian physiology, he became an undergraduate once more and qualified as a dental surgeon. After 35 years in general dental practice in Kent and London, he retired in September 2017.


Amongst his many achievements, he has crossed the Equator four times, has been Chairman of both the Maidstone Recorded Music Club and the Medway Association of Dentists. In August 2008, he gave an Independence Day speech to pupils of a school in northern Kerala. More recently, he has been editing the newsletter of the Anglo-Albanian Association.



He married Lopa, from India, in 1994, and since then has been visiting her native land very frequently. He has adopted India as his second home. A keen traveller, the periods between trips are usefully and enjoyably employed with: writing, editing a newsletter, and exploring the many delights that London has to offer.