The Study Club @ 42

CPD Programme 2014/15                                        

The Study Club @ 42 was created to provide verifiable CPD in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. This has encouraged debate, discussion and an exchange of knowledge on a regular basis between Specialists and Dentists for the last 11 years. The evening seminars are held at the Abbey Court hotel near 42 The Dental Practice. They always aim to be fun and informative and have proved to be hugely popular in the past. The speakers are well respected and highly experienced Specialists and all share a straightforward and concise approach.
All members will receive regular updates, directions, reminders and details of extra dates by email.

The Study Club @ 42 is open to all dentists and referring colleagues. If you would like to attend any of the Study Club evenings @ 42 or would like more information then please telephone Melinda Kun on: 020 7229 5542 or email us at:

The Study Club @ 42 follows guidelines set out by the General Dental Council for verifiable CPD.

Membership is £42.00 a year. This allows access to all evening seminars for which there is no extra charge for attendance.

How to join:

If you would like to join please send or email your details to
Make a payment:
Cheque payable to “Whaleheart Limited” and posted to:
The Study Club @ 42
c/o Miss Melinda Kun
42 Pembridge Road
Notting Hill Gate

or phone Melinda on 020 7229 5542 to join and pay by credit card.

Topics for the study club @42 2014/2015 CPD programme, or download the PDF HERE

Periodontics / Hygiene - Tuesday October 21st 2014 @ 7pm

“Lotions, potions & fairy dust” - Current thinking on the use of chemical, microbial and mineral adjuncts to Perio treatment.

Dr Shekha Bhuva
BDS (Lond) MFDS RCS (Eng) MClinDent (Hons) MPerioRCS.
Specialist in Periodontics at “42” and Specialist Practitioner The Eastman Dental Institute.

Cosmetic Dentistry / Facial aesthetics - Tuesday 11th November @ 7pm

“The Taming of the Toxin” - A historical insight into the evolution of Botulinum toxin.

Dr Gillian Martin BDS (Newcastle)
Cosmetic Dentist, Past President the London Dental Study Club, Accredited member of British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Periodontics / Endodontics - Tuesday 25th November 2014 @ 7pm

The Perio/Endo lesion. - “The last chance saloon.....”
Current thinking on the aetiology and protocols in themanagement of this dental anomaly

Dr Vida Adib BDSc MSc MClinDent (Endo) MFDS RCS MRD RCSEd.
Specialist in Endondontics at “42” , Consultant, King’sCollege London Dental Institute.

Dr Shekha Bhuva
BDS (Lond) MFDS RCS (Eng) MClinDent (Hons) MPerioRCS.
Specialist in Periodontics at “42”
Specialist Practitioner The Eastman Dental Institute.

Orthodontics - Wednesday December 10th 2014 @ 7pm

“Keeping it straight”- Update on Current Orthodontics and referring guidelines for GDP’s

Dr Avani Patel
BDS (Lond) MFDS RCS (Edin) MSc MOrth RCS (Eng)
Specialist in Orthodontics at “42”, Specialist Clinical
Lecturer, The Royal London Hospital.

(Followed by Xmas drinks)

Oral Medicine - Wednesday 14th January 2014 @ 7pm

Oral ulceration - Diagnois and management protocols.

Dr Caroline Pankhurst
Specialist in Oral Microbiology, Senior Specialist Clinical
Teacher in Oral Medicine at King’s College London Dental Institute.

Forensic Odontology - Wednesday January 28th 2015 @ 7pm

“Viewer discretion advised - Part 2” - Some not so mundane cases from a Forensic Dentist

Dr Phil Marsden
BDS (lond) LDSRCS(Eng) DipFOd MSc(Hons) DipFMS
DipFHID GDP, Forensic Odontologist and President of the British Association for Forensic Odontology

Prosthodontics, Restorative and Implant Dentistry - Monday 9th February 2015 @ 7pm

“Implant treatment planning” - What we do and why we do it

Dr Sohaib Safiullah

BDS(Lond) MSc FDS RCPS FDS(Rest Dent)
Specialist in Prosthodontics & Restorative Dentistry at “42”, Former Consultant in Restorative Dentistry for Central London Community Healthcare Specialist Dental Services.

Periodontics / Nutrition - Tuesday 24th March 2015 @ 7pm

Nutritional influences in Chronic Inflamation and the Management of Periodontal Disease.”

Juliette Reeves
EDH dipNMed
Dental Hygienist and Nutrition Consultant, Clinical Director of Perio-Nutrition, Senior UK tutor to the Swiss Dental Academy, Key Opinion Leader & advisor to Philips Oral Healthcare & The Wrigley Oral HealthcareProgram.

Oral Surgery / Implant Dentistry - Thursday 21st May 2015 @ 7pm

Implant case studies / live implant placement

Dr Anna Maciag
BDS(Lond) FDS RCS(Eng)
Specialist in Oral Surgery at “42
Associate Specialist in Oral Surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital.

Paedodontics - Thursday June 25th 2015 @ 7pm

“Contemporary Paedontics”

Dr Peta D’Souza
BDS (Hons) Dr Med Dent MSc LFhom
Paedodontics and Special Needs Dentistry at “42”.

(Followed by summer drinks)

Previous Study club topics for 2013/14 available
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