Dr Kunal Patel
Specialist in Endodontics
GDC Number: 229822
BDS Hons (London)
MFDS RCS (Edinburgh)
MSC Endodontics (Eastman)
MEndo RCS (Edinburgh)
Kunal is a Specialist in the field of Endodontology (root canal treatment).
He graduated with Honours from Bart’s and The London; achieving a Distinction grade in all five years of study along with numerous awards and was a runner-up to the University of London Gold Medal. He has worked as the restorative Senior House Officer at the prestigious Eastman Dental Hospital and completed his Master’s degree in Endodontology; graduating with distinction. His research project, comparing the efficacy of three final rinse root canal irrigation regimens, was nominated for the Best UCL Master’s thesis and the ‘Dean’s Research Prize’. Following this, he joined the University College London teaching team for a subsequent five years and was the Deputy Director for the Endodontic Practice PG Diploma programme at the Eastman Dental Institute. He has lectured at numerous national conferences and continues to play an active role at the institute as a clinical supervisor for endodontic specialist trainees. Other prominent positions include being voted in as the Honorary Communications officer for the British Endodontic Society and having the honour of being awarded; “Best Young Dentist (South-East) 2020” at the Private Dentistry Awards.
Kunal has a keen interest in providing a patient-centred approach to his dentistry and recognises the importance in being able to talk to his patients and make them feel at ease; he will explain all treatment modalities and educate all his patients before starting treatment.
Outside of dentistry Kunal loves to spend time with his friends/family and is a keen sportsman. Kunal regularly attends lectures and conferences in order to learn about the latest clinical techniques so that he can enhance his patient’s treatment.