Dr Zaheed Patel
Dr Zaheed Patel is a Prosthodontist and Private Practice owner.
He completed a five and a half year Dentistry degree. Thereafter, he completed a Masters in Prosthodontics (MChD) over a period of four years.
Dr Patel lectured on postgraduate Dentistry at UWC from 2003 to 2009. He is currently conducting research on heat transmission along a dental implant body with Prof. Greets, also at UWC.
The field of Prosthodontics continually evolves as missing teeth treatment or solutions are improved by technology. With this, patients can be assured that Dr Patel is always abreast with the latest trends. For example, Dr Patel can provide dental implants using the teeth in a same day procedure. This process replaces traditional procedures which usually takes a few months.
Qualifications Bachelors in Dental Surgery (BChD), Masters in Prosthodontics (MChD)
Awards Prosthodontics, Dentsply – Best Student in Dental Materials Conferences Presented at two International Conferences: 2003 – International Association of Dental Research – The detection of occlusal caries using various diagnostic aids and implications for management, 2009 – International College of Prosthodontics – Heat transmission along a dental implant body.