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Dr. Louis Tolefe

Dr. Louis Tolefe

Principal Dentist
GDC No. 84330

Louis is the principal dentist in Harrow Lane Dental practice. He qualified as a dentist in 1993 and has had extensive experience working as a dentist within the hospital and general dental practice environment. Louis is passionate about continuous professional development and has been an Educational Supervisor with The London and Kent, Surrey, Sussex Postgraduate Dental Deanery since 2010, a position in which he provides the dual role of Educational and Clinical Supervisor to a recently qualified dentist over a 12-month period, to ensure the acquisition and demonstration of dental foundation training competences.

He holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Minor Oral Surgery from the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. In addition to this he has undergone a number of mentored postgraduate training programmes in the use of different dental implant systems, and continuing with his commitment to this field, he is currently on the Postgraduate Dental Implant Programme in the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Louis has been involved with patient care all his working life and as principal of the practice, he has overseen significant investments in the use of modern technology in our diagnostic processes and this includes the use of Digital X-Rays, Intra-oral Cameras, a Hybrid Cone Beam CT Scanner, iTero Element 2 intra-oral scanner and a Zeiss Surgical Microscope. He ensures that a patient-centered philosophy drives the dental care we provide in our Practice.

Qualifications:
  • BDS (Benin) 1993
  • Statutory Exam (UK) 2004
  • Cert MOS RCS (Eng.) 2014
Special Interests:
  • Oral Surgery
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Cosmetic Orthodontics
Extra-curricuar Activities
  • Road cycling.
  • Chess.
  • Football.
  • Supporting several charities including Cancer Research UK and Save the Children.
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