Diary 2017

What was Deepak engaged in 2017?

Masterclass in Periodontal Disease: 3-day programme

We held 8 masterclass in periodontal disease throughout the country: 

London – January 20th – 22nd January

Leeds – 3rd – 5th February 2017

Bristol – 10th – 11th March 2017

Manchester – 21st – 23rd April 2017

Lisburn – 9th – 11th June 2017

Hull – 14th – 16th July 2017

London – 4th – 6th August & 18th – 20th August 2017  

Nuneaton – 15th – 17th September 2017


International Workshops:

Meet The Masters III – Implant Masters, Poland – 8th – 10th December 2017

Understanding Periodontal and Perio-Implant Diseases: Hands on Workshop (2 sessions)

Polish Dental Hygienist Association: 10th Dec 2017

Periodontal Disease: Use of hand Instruments on treatment of Periodontal Disease

Hands on Workshop

National Workshop:

British Dental Association- Hands on Workshop (3 days)

(Mind the gap: Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment – General vs Specialist) – 26th – 28th May 2017 Manchester

Train the trainers event:

Understanding dental ultrasonic devices

Ultrasonic tips, tricks and techniques

NSK UK training day for qualified dental professionals – 22nd Sept 2017


International Conference:

Irish Dental Hygienist Association

Annual Winter Scientific Conference 2017 –  Dublin – 11th November 2017

Topic: Periodontal Maintenance – Is it really necessary?

National conferences:

Dentistry Show

Birmingham NEC – 12-13th May 2017

Topic: Periodontal Treatment, Maintenance and Negligence

BSDHT Regional Conferences

South West & South Wales Regional Group Meeting – 30th September 2017

Topic: Periodontal Maintenance

SW Peninsula Regional Group Meeting – 7th October 2017

Topic: Periodontal Maintenance

 Independent Conference:

Conferdent – 14th October 2017

Topic: Periodontal Maintenance – When, how and where?

University Conference:

Lectured at University of Highlands – 3rd – 4th March 2017 

Day 1 topic: OHI – God! Oh God! Why? I am not even at university?

Day 2 topic: Periodontal Treatment, Maintenance and Negligence

Charitable Work

Study Day to support the exemption campaign – 2nd September 2017 

We had 6 distinguished speakers Dr Hatem Algraffee , Dr Amit Patel , Ms Maggie Jackson , Dr Mike Williams & Ms Christine MacLeavy

Raised more than £9000 for BADT/BSDHT ran campaign

Oral Care for Developing Counties – Nepal 2017

21st October 2017 – 6th November 2017
Location: Amarjyoti Higher Secondary School, Kharanitar 3, Nuwakot, Nepal
No of patients screened >1500
No of patients seen: 771

No of treatment completed:
Full examinations: 771
Periodontal Treatment: 335
Restorations : 855
Extractions : 289
Total Value of treatment carried out = £120, 220

Plus numerous hours of oral health education, flouride varnish, free toothbrush and toothpaste distribution to everyone who came to the camp plus their family.