With a professional career in general and private dentistry spanning almost two decades and an enviable postgraduate training resume to support this, exploring your options for ongoing learning with Dr Devang Patel is indispensable when striving for clinical excellence.
Dr Devang Patel graduated in 2004 and has been working as a general dental practitioner since he graduated. During his professional career, Dr Devang Patel has developed great interest in aesthetic and restorative dentistry including implant dentistry. He has worked towards achieving highest standards of dentistry by undertaking different postgraduate courses including a one year full time MSc course at Eastman Dental Institute for which he was awarded distinction and postgraduate prize for excellence in clinical and academic achievement.
He keeps himself up-to-date by reading the latest research papers and attending various seminars and courses both national and international. He has a special interest in patients with severe tooth surface loss, endodontic problems, complex fixed and removable prosthodontics using implants which may need autogenous bone-grafting and sinus lift procedure, full mouth rehabilitation and temporo-mandibular joint dysfunction.
He is very focused, professional and committed in achieving good rapport with his patients through good communication skills and providing excellent quality of care. He strongly believes in patient-led treatment planning which is supported by clinicians to suit patients’ personal needs. His caring and polite nature helps him treat nervous patients and provide them with the care they need.
In addition to private practice, Dr Devang Patel teaches post graduate dentists at University College London, Eastman Dental Institute, where he trains dentists who want to further their career in restorative dentistry. He also mentors’ dentists for implant and complex rehabilitation cases. His main teaching interests are occlusion and its use in full mouth reconstructions including implant supported restorations.
Outside of dentistry, Dr Devang Patel enjoys spending time with his family and playing tennis and volleyball. He also loves theatre.
MBA in Leadership and Management ( Sept 2018 – May 2020)
Advanced bone and soft tissue regenerating techniques in Implant Therapy by Istvan Urban, Budapest (Nov 2019)
Master of Class 3: includes Periodontology 3 and Implantology 2 by Hurzeler/Zuhr institute , Munich , Germany ( 2019)
Immediate Full Arch Loading 3 days course with Live surgery( June 2018)
DASK Sinus lift course (March 2018)
Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD) National course in Conscious sedation ( Nov 2016)
Augmentation procedures Part VI : Clinical Masters Programme in Bone Grafting and Soft Tissue Augmentation by Prof F Khoury , Olsburg, Germany (Sept 2016)
Augmentation procedures Part I : Bone harvesting techniques, Augmentation and soft tissue surgery by Prof F Khoury , Olsburg, Germany (June 2016)
Surgical Exodontia programme, Guatemala ( April 2016)
Mini – Residency in State-of-the-Art Endodontics by John West ( October 2015)
Certificate of Competence in Phlebotomy (August 2015)
Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD) National course in Conscious sedation ( June 2015)
Q – Implant (In Vivo) Implant placement course ( February 2015)
Fellow in Higher Education Academy (December 2014)
Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher and Professional Education (UCL) (Sept 2013 – Sept 2014)
Eastman Dental Institute (UCL) MSc Conservative Dentistry
(Sept 2011- 2012) Passed with distinction and awarded Best MSc student of the year
UCL Certificate in Restorative Dental Practice , Eastman CPD (Jan 2010- Dec 2010)
Certificate in Restorative Dentistry, Dr Paul Tipton, Manchester (Sep 08-Nov 09)
Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties of The Royal College of Surgeons of England (MJDF RCS) (Oct 2008)
International Qualifying Examination Passed (IQE) on 27th Oct 2005
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (June 1999 – June 2003)
University: Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, INDIA