Parimal Patel adheres to the strict guidelines governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".
Dr Patel attained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) back in 1984 from the University of Newcastle and an MSc in Implant Dentistry (MSc) in 2006 from Warwick University. Since then he has flourished in the field, developing a successful dental practice in Smiledent whilst also sharing his intuition with others in the various teaching roles that he had occupied. Currently he is a vocational trainer with London Dental Education and Training. In the past he enjoyed being a part-time senior clinical teacher in the oral surgery department of Kings College London and a teaching fellow at Warwick University faculty of Dental Implants. He had also been appointed in the role of Programme Director for a vocational training scheme in London.
Dr Patel has also furthered his own education since leaving university, successfully completing many postgraduate diploma-training courses. For his efforts he has rightly been awarded a MFGDP (UK) in 1999 and a DPDS (Bristol) in 2002. Having acquired a personal interest in Implantology he participated in a three year Implant Programme at Warwick University, completing an MSc in Implant Dentistry in 2006. He then went on to train at the world renowned Eastman Dental Institute and received a certificate in Advanced Implantology. More recently he has successfully completed Post Graduate Certification in Academic Practice (PGCAP) from Kings College London and appointed a fellow of the Higher Education Authority (FHEA).
Dr Patel is an approved mentor in Implantology by the Association of Dental Implantologist and International Team for Implantology and actively mentors colleagues in the field of Implantology. In his spare time he has a keen interest in high altitude trekking, skiing and golf.
Dr Patel started his career as a generalist with an active interest in advanced restorative implant and surgical dentistry. However, he now limits his interests to implant and surgical dentistry.