Periodontics

Specialist Periodontic Services at 42

Periodontics is the branch of dentistry concerned with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the supporting structures of the teeth. It is chiefly concerned with preventing the progress of gum disease, but can also involve the surgical correction of uneven or receding gums, and the placement of dental implants and their subsequent care.

At 42 we are able to offer the services of Specialist in Periodontics Dr Omar Patel BSc (Hons), BDS (Glasg) MFGDP RCS (Eng), MFDS RCPSG MClinDent, MPerio RCSEd.

Omar is also a Consultant in Periodontology at Guy’s & St Thomas Foundation Trust where he has responsibility for supervising the trainee specialist Registrars, managing complex periodontal cases and teaching under-graduates.

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Omar is very experienced in all areas of Periodontics and is able to offer the following services to patients who may require his expertise:

Management of early and advanced Periodontal Disease.

Mucogingival Surgery

Management and treatment of Peri- Implantitis

Crown lengthening

Multidisciplinary collaboration

Complex treatment planning.

If you have any patients that you feel may benefit from Dr Omar Patel's significant training and experience, he would be very happy to discuss any cases with you and delighted to take any referrals for advice and treatment.