Colchester Dental Specialist Centre
GDC - 57765 BDS Newcastle University 1983, DGDP(UK) 1994, DRDP Lond 2003 Dentist
TC Patel has over 35 years’ experience in dentistry. He is a Fellow of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (FFGDP) by examination, and Fellow of the International College of Dentists (FICD) – which recognises his commitment to postgraduate professional development.
His interests include advanced restorative and surgical dentistry, which includes smile design and cosmetic dentistry, restoring complex wear cases, dental implants, and fixed orthodontics.
TC has postgraduate qualifications in restorative clinical practice from the Eastman Dental Hospital, part of University College London Hospitals in June 2007, and later he achieved a Diploma in Dental Implantology (Advanced Certificate) at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
He has held the post of Senior Clinical Assistant in Orthodontics at Southend General Hospital for 25 years. He is a member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Association of Dental Implantology, and has been Course Tutor on the FGDP (UK) Diploma in Implant Dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons of England since 2008. He is also an examiner on both the FGDP (UK) Implant Diploma and Fellowship examinations at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Here at the Colchester Dental Specialist Centre, TC accepts referrals for complex restorative dentistry from general practices in Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, London, the Home Counties and Cambridgeshire.