speaker – Boota Ubhi
Boota graduated from Liverpool University in 1992 and after working as a general dentist for 18 months, he started a 2 year postgraduate Masters degree in Periodontology at Liverpool University. This was completed in 1997 and subsequently became a part time lecturer in the Periodontal Department.
In 2000, after passing the Membership in Restorative Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons (England) he was entered onto the General Dental Council’s specialist register in Periodontics.
Boota has taught at both Liverpool University and Birmingham University Dental Schools. He is the clinical director of a large multi specialist referral practice, working closely with other specialists, general dental practitioners and hygienists/therapists providing a comprehensive referral service for advanced dental problems.
Boota has worked at the same practice for 20 years and for the past 15 years, his work has been limited to Periodontics and Implantology. He has placed over 4000 implants over the past 22 years, with a high success rate.
He is an active member of the British Society of Periodontology, the American Academy of Periodontology and the Association of Dental Implantology.
regional 2019 – optimising soft tissues around teeth and implants
Optimising soft tissues around teeth and implants
To provide an update on the latest techniques to provide optimal soft tissues around both teeth and implants.
- Enable delegates to diagnose potential soft tissue issues before treatment.
- To show delegates the various plastic periodontal surgery techniques used nowadays around both teeth and dental implants to improve aesthetics and longevity
- To provide an overview of how to rectify soft tissue problems post treatment
GDC learning objective C
regional 2019 – orthodontics: begin with the end in mind
Orthodontics: begin with the end in mind
Revise the importance of orthodontic assessment
Practise comprehensive orthodontic assessment
Understand the aetiology of malocclusion
Formulate a problem list and treatment plan
Learn to place a direct fixed retainer the quick and effective way
The duty of monitoring long-term retention
This satisfies GDC Outcome C:
Maintenance and development of knowledge and skill within your field of practice
Speaker – Preet Bhogal
Preetpal Bhogal – Clinical Director
BDS, MFDS RCS (Eng), M Orth RCS (Edin) M Phil (Orthodontics)
Preet graduated from Birmingham Dental Hospital in 2000, winning the Walpole-Day Prize in Orthodontics. Following his vocational training, he undertook several hospital posts including Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He also worked concurrently in General Dental Practice until 2008.
In 2005 he undertook his Specialist training in Orthodontics at Birmingham Dental Hospital. During his training he achieved his Masters degree, whilst researching methods of reducing discomfort associated with orthodontic appliances.
In 2008 he obtained his membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He is a registered Specialist in Orthodontics with the General Dental Council.
Venue – Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham
Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindleyplace
1 Brunswick Square,
Birmingham B1 2HW
sponsor – Align
sponsor – Dental Directory
supported by Dental Directory
sponsor – J&S Davis