Dr Raj Patel
BDS (Lpool 2002). MFD RCS. Irel. 2004
GDC No. 80893
Raj has excellent expertise in surgical-based dentistry, ranging from soft tissue biopsies to surgical removal of wisdom teeth. He trained and worked at the renowned maxillofacial surgical unit at the University Hospital Aintree for 10 years and was involved in cases from complex maxillofacial surgery to surgical based dentistry. Highly skilled in implant surgery and bone grafting, Raj achieves satisfaction from patients undergoing these procedures year on year. He is happy to accept referrals for all aspects of surgical based dentistry including oral surgery procedures, dental implants and complex bone grafting. He is keen to liaise with clinicians to help with treatments involving surgical based dentistry in order to benefit the patient.
Committed to achieving professional excellence, Raj has completed post-graduate education in the UK and Ireland and advanced training at the University of Bern in Switzerland. He makes numerous visits to dental institutions around the world, including Switzerland, Germany, Canada and the United States of America. Raj is also involved in mentoring new dentists in placing dental implants and teaching dentists about implant and surgical based dentistry and is a Fellow and registered speaker for the ITI (International Team for Implantology). He is also the Communications officer elect for the ITI and also runs the ITI study club for Croydon which helps promote post-graduate education for local and national dentists.