Shilpa qualified from the University of Birmingham in 2010. She successfully graduate her Diploma of the membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal college of Surgeons of England.
Since graduation she has worked in a range of hospitals across Birmingham and Manchester as an oral surgery and maxillofacial senior house officer, broadening her experience in complex oral surgery, dental emergencies and head and neck trauma.
She has continued postgraduate training within community and dental hospitals across a range of specialties including special care, oral surgery and paediatric dentistry. Followed by 18 months of Restorative dentistry working closely with a range of consultants in Manchester Dental Hospital and publishing two articles in UK dental journals.
She is involved in undergraduate training and is a student tutor for the postgraduate Master’s degree in Restorative and Aesthetic dentistry. She is currently working towards achieving a master degree in Prosthodontics and continues working in the dental hospital as a specialty dentist.
Shilpa is passionate about patient education and the prevention of oral diseases, offering a range of treatments with a conservative approach. Her special interest lies in the management of dental anxiety and treatment under sedation in addition to the management of temporomandibular (jaw joint) disorders.
“ I am excited at the opportunity of continuing my education and research in dentistry whilst being able to provide a high standard of care to my patients in general practice”