Dr. Risha Patel
– Experienced Endodontist
BDS, MJDF, MClinDent, MEndo
GDC Registration Number: 228935
Work History & Qualifications
Dr. Risha Patel qualified from the Guy’s, King’s, and St. Thomas Dental Institute in 2012. Her commitment to dental excellence was evident from the start, as she completed her foundation training year in South East London.
Risha’s passion for dentistry led her to explore new horizons within a hospital environment, where she gained valuable experience in both Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Orthodontics.
Her dedication to her craft led her to successfully attain Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties (MJDF) from the Royal College of Surgeons (England), showcasing her commitment to continuous learning and professional development.
Returning to General Dental Practice, Risha’s thirst for knowledge and expertise didn’t stop. She pursued specialized training in Endodontics at King’s College London, achieving distinction in her qualifications. Her research in this field was particularly focused on the use of advanced imaging techniques and software to enhance the management of endodontic issues.
Risha’s extensive education, clinical experience, and dedication to staying at the forefront of her field make her a valuable asset in the world of dentistry. If you’re seeking top-tier dental care backed by a wealth of expertise, Risha is your go-to professional.
Explore the possibilities of modern dentistry with Risha, a practitioner committed to providing high-quality care and pushing the boundaries of dental knowledge.
- Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), King’s College London, 2012
- Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties (MJDF), Royal College of Surgeons, England, 2014
- Masters in Clinical Dentistry in Endodontics (MClinDent) (Distinction), King’s College London, 2019
- Membership in Endodontics (MEndo), Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, 2019
Passion for Endodontics and Comprehensive and High-Quality Care
Risha currently provides endodontic treatment of complex cases on a referral basis. She strives to provide consistent, high-quality endodontic treatment in a pain-free and comfortable environment and believes all patients should be involved in their own decision-making process. One of her strengths lies in the treatment of anxious patients, providing a variety of options to help patients manage treatment.
Beyond her clinical practice, Risha dedicates a significant portion of her time to education. She is actively involved in teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate endodontic programs at King’s College London. Her commitment to nurturing the next generation of dental professionals is evident in her role as an educator.
Risha’s influence within the dental community extends further as she serves as the Director of the South East and South West Division of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP). Her engagement with the British Dental Association (BDA) as a Committee Member underscores her dedication to shaping the future of dentistry through professional involvement.
Notably, Risha is not only an accomplished dental practitioner but also a prolific writer and speaker. She shares her expertise by publishing and presenting her work on national and international platforms, contributing to the growth and advancement of the field.
Beyond the dental world, Risha is a passionate dancer, having honed her skills in various disciplines from a young age. Her love for dance extends to performing, competing, and ongoing training. In her leisure time, she has recently delved into the captivating realm of photography, harnessing her newly acquired skills to capture the beauty of her travels.
Risha’s dedication and excellence have not gone unnoticed. In 2022, she was honored with the title of Best Young Dentist at the Dentistry Awards, a testament to her outstanding contributions to the profession.
Risha’s journey is a tapestry of diverse talents, from her role as a dental educator and leader to her creative pursuits outside of the profession. Her commitment to excellence shines through every facet of her life, making her a remarkable individual in both the dental and artistic worlds.
Expert Areas of Dentistry
- Root Canal Treatment
- Re-Root Canal treatments (including management of missed anatomy, calcified canals, perforation repairs, ledges, blocks, fractured files)
- Apical microsurgery
- Vital Pulp Therapy
- Pain diagnosis
- Management of cracked teeth
- Management of trauma
Dental Practice Location
Fulham Road Dental
725 Fulham Road