BACD is 15 years old this year! This is a rare opportunity to get together with some of the finest minds in UK cosmetic Dentistry. This Masterclass brings former Presidents of the BACD from the last 15 years to this prestigious venue, so we can learn from their vast experience. With such a diverse group of incredible clinicians, this promises to be one of the biggest events in the dental calendar for 2019 for anyone looking to take their cosmetic dentistry to the next level
All the profits from this event are in aid of SmileStar, the President's Charity
Tif Qureshi qualified from Kings College London in 1992. He is one of the Past Presidents of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
He is a clinical director of IAS Academy, an International faculty that provides mentored education for general dentists on a pathway from appropriate simple to comprehensive restoratively focused orthodontics. Tif has an interest in restoratively focused orthodontics and truly minimally invasive restorative dentistry. He has committed his life’s work to empowering dentists to provide important alternative techniques – to offer a wide variety of treatments to many more patients, and not violating the fundamental precepts of orthodontics. Tif also pioneered the concept of Alignment Bleaching, Bonding and Progressive Smile Design. He is also an experienced teacher in the Dahl concept to assist in minimally invasive, patient-centred dentistry. Tif lectures extensively internationally and has had many articles published on all these subjects.
Dr Bertie Napier graduated with a BDS from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1988. He practiced dentistry in South Africa for 10 years, before moving to the UK in 1998.
Dr Napier has a special interest in restorative and aesthetic dentistry, particularly with regard to restoring proper function and aesthetics to the worn dentition and in improving smiles ethically and conservatively.
In addition, Dr Napier has a special interest in chairside CADCAM dentistry and is a strong proponent of the opportunities this technology affords dentists to better serve their patients.
He is passionate about educating the profession and the public on ethical cosmetic dentistry. As a Full Member of the BACD he is working on his Accreditation certification between further training in chairside CADCAM dentistry, his responsibilities as a practice principal and his role as editor of the International Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry (IJCD). He is also an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) and the British Society of Occlusal Studies (BSOS).
Donald is a Past President of the BACD. He is an accredited member, and is passionate about the delivery of beautiful conservative dentistry. Donald is the Clinical Director of "Clock Tower Dental Care" in Ripon and is a partner in "Dental Excellence at Harewood" a state of the art referral practice in the grounds of Harewood Estate between Leeds and Harrogate.
For the last ten years Donald has concentrated his practice on aesthetic restorative dentistry using all techniques available. Donald has also been an assessor for the Fellowship in General Dental Practice of the Royal college of Surgeons of England since its inception.
Zaki is well known in the dental community and is a respected implant and cosmetic dentist. He features prominently on the lecture circuit both nationally and internationally, lecturing on all aspects of cosmetic dentistry with a special interest in dental implants, where he has achieved a Masters Degree from Guy’s Hospital in 2001. He also has a Diploma in Sedation, a Diploma in Hypnosis and is a Licenciate of the Faculty of Homeopathy.
He is a Past President of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and sits on the Board of Directors of The Association of Dental Implantology in the UK. Through his expertise in all aspects of tooth whitening, he has been appointed UK Dental Advisor to Philips Oral Healthcare since 2012. He is a Past President of The London Dental Fellowship and sits on the editorial board for The International Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry and Dentaltown UK.
Zaki has won numerous awards including 'Dentist of The Year' at The Dental Awards and more recently he has been recognised at The Private Dentistry Awards for his 'Outstanding contribution to Private Dentistry'. He has also appeared on Channel 4’s Embarrassing Bodies programme carrying out complex implant treatments and was the first dentist in the UK to carry out the All-on-4 technique on TV.
Zaki also runs the London Implant Academy with 2 colleagues, a 1 year practical implant course and is Director of K2 Dental Seminars, where he has trained hundreds of dentists, hygienists and therapists in the art and science of teeth whitening techniques. He works at several prestigious dental clinics in central London and also runs K2 Dental, a private practice in the heart of London’s Fulham Palace with his wife Dominique, also a dentist.
Dr David Bloom is a graduate of the Newcastle-upon-Tyne Dental School, and has been practising his passion for dentistry for 24 years. In that time David has become recognised as a leader in the field of dentistry, David is trusted both by celebrities and other dentists seeking treatment for themselves. David now instructs and lectures nationally and internationally, and is a sought after expert working for a range of dental practices
David focuses on preventative care, by giving each and every patient not only a beautiful, natural smile, but a healthy one also. David ensures that the patient’s oral health is his primary focus when completing any treatment plans and work carried out. This he believes is key to patients a long lasting and healthy smile and a happy patient. David believes that communication is of great importance, every patient receives full and informative advice which allows the patient to make the right decisions for them individually. He prides himself on his attention to detail, and insistence on using only the very best materials.
David believes that having previously worked in the same dental studio from 1990 until 2013 has enabled him to really understand what works and what doesn’t therefore giving his patients the best possible care. David works with other specialists but believes it is his role to be the leader of the team ensuring all work is completed to the highest possible standard.
Dr. Elaine Halley graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1992 and achieved her membership of the Royal College of General Dental Practitioners in 1995. She is a past president of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and is accredited by the academy.
She has a Masters of Science degree in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry with distinction from the University of Manchester. She is a member of the master group of Digital Smile Design dentists accredited by Christian Coachman and is an official DSD instructor. She is also an Opinion Leader for Ivoclar Vivadent, Optident and Align technology and lectures throughout the UK, Europe and the States. She is a judge for the Scottish Dental Awards and serves on the Editorial board for Private Dentistry and Aesthetic Dentistry. She has authored numerous articles on clinical dentistry, facial aesthetics, treatment planning and the business of dentistry.
Elaine has private practices in Perth and Edinburgh. Cherrybank Dental Spa have won numerous awards including Outstanding Customer Service in the Chamber of Commerce Awards, Best Marketing in the Private Dental Awards, Best Employer and Outstanding Individual for Elaine in the Scottish Dental Awards and Outstanding Contribution to Scottish Dentistry. Both practices have been awarded the Good Practice Standard from the British Dental Association and Investors in People Awards.
After graduating from Bristol University in 1995 and spending a year as a Senior House Officer in Restorative Dentistry and several years in general practice in London, Nik went into partnership with Martin and together they created Ten Dental.
Nik’s special interest in dental implants has led him to become a lecturer and mentor for some leading dental implant companies. He is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantology, a Member of the International Team for Implantology and a Member of the Association of Dental Implantology. A member of the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and a past President of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Nik lectures nationally and internationally on all aspects of implant and restorative dentistry.
Alongside his own implant practice, Nik is a mentor for the Association of Dental Implantology, and teaches on the Implant Restoration Course. He is also a key opinion leader for Dentsply Implants, assisting them in testing the viability and efficacy of their new products.
Andrew has gained knowledge in all aspects of restorative disciplines and continues to update his knowledge with international studies on a regular basis. His interests and skills have led to attaining a Distinction in a double Masters of Clinical Dentistry (MClinDent) in fixed and removable prosthodontics as well as 2 further academic diplomas. He is also a Graduate of the Kois Centre, based in Seattle – of which only a handful have attained this 9-step level of training within the UK.
Andrew is a Past President of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and a long-standing member of the AACD, the International Team for Implantology, the Association of Dental Implantology and the British Society of Occlusal Studies.
He is also an educator to other dentists on a nationally and international level. Andrew is a key opinion leader to the industry and advisor to dental publication within the disciplines of aesthetic dentistry, treatment planning and composite resin artistry.