Dr Shiraz Khan graduated from the University of Birmingham Dental School in 2013. Having successfully completed foundation training he finished his dental core training in a range of specialisms including Restorative Dentistry at Croydon University Hospital, Guys and St Thomas’s. He is currently placed in private practice at The London Centre of Implant and Aesthetic Dentistry on Wimpole Street. Shiraz has heightened his profile at this albeit early stage, being invited to lecture to young dentists around the country, as well as having lectured internationally. Recent exploits include lecturing at the EXCIDA 57th international congress regarding aesthetic dentistry in Tehran, Iran. Progressing in his career in additional post-graduate qualifications and building a portfolio of achievements means that Shiraz is nothing short of an aspirational individual. He has been awarded a distinction his Masters in Restorative Dentistry at the University of Birmingham. He invests time into his career development and experience, regularly sharing with like-minded professionals. Most recently he has won the Fast Track 4 Award in recognition of his commitment to dentistry and becoming a leader of the future and has won several awards including “The Best Young Dentist” in 2017, “The Rising European Star in Dentistry” in 2018 and several restorative categories in the prestigious Aesthetic Dentistry Awards in 2019/2021 and Clinical Dentistry Awards in 2022. He has been appointed the director of the Young Dentist Academy and Sculpt, a novel hybrid learning hands on programme for practising posterior composite morphology.