GDC number. 72950
Shashi qualified with BDS from the University of Glasgow in 1997 and after general practice, dental hospital and oral and maxillo-facial surgery appointments in and around Manchester, he joined the Army where he served for over 11 years in the Royal Army Dental Corps. In his time in the Army he was posted throughout the UK and deployed to Bosnia in 2001, Iraq in 2003 and Afghanistan in 2009.
He completed his Masters in endodontics in 2004 from the Eastman Dental Institute, University College London and Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons from the Royal College of Surgeons, England in 2005. On completing his training, Shashi was responsible for the endodontic referral service for the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force along with the teaching of endodontics to Dental Officers of all levels of experience, both serving and civilian. His responsibilities also included advising on endodontic equipment and materials available to British armed forces dentists.
With a broad background in restorative dentistry validated with a Membership in Restorative Dentistry fromthe Royal College of Surgeons, England and accustomed to working closely with his referrers, Shashi the Root Canal Specialist, has a passion for delivering the very best for his patients. Shashi’s interest in the clinical aspects of both non-surgical and surgical endodontics is enhanced with a keen enthusiasm for teaching and education, a role he sees as paramount to improving the overall quality of endodontics being provided nationally. He has presented widely and delivered hands-on courses nationally and overseas and relishes the opportunity for more from undergraduate-level and Vocational Dental Practitioners to experienced general and specialist practitioners of all disciplines.
A Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Shashi’s commitment to lifelong learning extends to improving both himself and those around him.
With his focus centered around the biological aspects of endodontics to produce the greatest benefit for the patient, Shashi always strives for the highest possible standards using the very best techniques. His dedication and enthusiasm has made him the most preferred Private Endodontist in Hertfordshire and other areas. He is always approachable and happy to assist both the patient and referrer as much as he can.
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) University of Glasgow 1997
MSc (Master of Science) Endodontics, Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, London 2004
MFDS RCS (Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery The Royal College of Surgeons of England) 2005
FHEA (Fellow of the Higher Education Academy) 2009
MRD RCS (Member in Restorative Dentistry The Royal College of Surgeons of England) 2014