Introducing Dr Azhar Bakhshi
Together Dental Colchester Country Park are very pleased to welcome Dr Azhar Bakhshi. Dr Bakhshi is starting with us in June to provide implants and extractions under sedation. He has over 20 years’ experience of doing implants, oral surgery and sedation and we really excited to have him as part of the team and can’t wait to for him to get started.
Azhar qualified in 1999 from Guys and ST Thomas’s Hospital with a distinction in Oral surgery and Oral medicine. He gained extensive experience in Hospital based Oral and Maxillofacial surgery for the next few years during which time he completed his Membership exams with the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
He has been working as the clinical lead in Oral surgery and Implant dentistry in a referral clinic in Colchester since 2002 serving the local community and surrounding practices undertaking all aspects of referral work.
Azhar has also gained extensive experience in sedation techniques (sleep dentistry) and is involved in mentoring and teaching local dentists the art of Oral surgery and Implant dentistry.
In 2009 he was awarded the prestigious Diploma in Implant dentistry by examination with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and was one of the first six Implantologists in the UK to gain this qualification.
He is a registered mentor in Implant dentistry for the Association of Dental Implantology (UK) and for Dentsply Implants.