Dr. Mital Patel
BSc(Hons), BDS, MFDS RCS(Eng), MSc, FDS (Rest. Dent.) RCPS(Glasg.)
Consultant and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry
Fellow of the International Team for Implantology
GDC registered specialist in Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Periodontology
GDC Registration Number: 85260
Following six years of training Mital was awarded his Bachelors degree in Dental Science (BSc(Hons)) in 2002 and in Dental Surgery (BDS) in 2005. He then moved back to North London to embark on his career as a dentist.
Following a series hospital posts in Restorative Dentistry at The Royal London Dental Hospital, Whitechapel and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Barnet and Chase Farm Hospital, he was awarded Membership to the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS) at the Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS(Eng)) through examination.
Mital then undertook a further five years of accredited specialist training in Restorative Dentistry at Leeds Dental Institute. During this time he also completed a Masters degree (MSc) in Restorative Dentistry which he was awarded with distinction in 2012. In the same year he also passed the Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship Examination in Restorative Dentistry held jointly by the four Royal Colleges of UK and Ireland at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (FDS RCPS(Glasg.)). This is currently the highest qualification in restorative dentistry in the UK.
In 2013 he completed his specialist training and was awarded a Fellowship in Dental Surgery by the Royal College of Surgeons of England in the specialty of Restorative Dentistry. He also gained registration onto the General Dental Council's specialist lists in Restorative Dentistry, Prosthodontics, Periodontology and Endodontics. Prior to taking up his consultant post he undertook a two month period of further elective study focusing on implant dentistry at the University of Bern and University of Geneva, Switzerland.
Mital currently spends most of his week working as a Consultant and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry at The Royal London Dental Hospital and Queen Mary University of London. Most of his time here is spent rehabilitating patients with traumatic dental injuries resulting in damage or loss of teeth.
Mital undertakes private practice on Tuesdays in Winchmore Hill, North London and on Thursdays in Buckhurst Hill, Essex. During this time he enjoys managing a range of simple to complex cases within his areas of specialisation. He enjoys trying to save compromised teeth and restoring both aesthetics and function with predictable restorations. He has a particular interest in endodontics and the surgical placement and restoration of dental implants used to replace missing teeth.
Mital is a perfectionist and takes pride in all his work. Throughout his career he has received numerous prizes from various professional organisations and published a number of articles in peer reviewed journals. He was a finalist at the National Dentistry Awards in 2011 in the Best Young Dentist category for the North East region. He is affiliated to and a member of various professional organisations.