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.
Louis holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Minor Oral Surgery from the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He is currently studying for his MSc in implant dentistry, having completed the Postgraduate Dental Implant Programme at the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners of 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 Morita 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.
- BDS (Benin) 1993
- Statutory Exam (UK) 2004
- Cert MOS RCS (Eng.) 2014
- Oral Surgery
- Implant Dentistry
- Cosmetic Orthodontics
- Road cycling.
- Supporting several charities including Cancer Research UK and Save the Children.
James graduated in 2010, top of his class, in the final Professional Examinations and received distinctions in the following fields: Periodontics, Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Materials.
He joined us in April 2015 and brings along with him, a passion for dentistry and a commitment to our patient centered philosophy.
- BDS (University of Mauritius) 2010
- Statutory Exam (UK) 2014
Areas of Interests:
- Cosmetic dentistry
- Implant dentistry
- Football, squash, snooker
- Playing the guitar
Dr Qureshi is a specialist oral surgeon with a very warm personality. In addition to providing specialist support in oral surgery and implant dentistry in our practice, He has been an invaluable mentor.
He started his career in Oral Surgery in 1985. He did Masters in Oral Medicine and Oral Surgery from Bristol University from 1987 to 1989.
Besides gaining experience and an understanding of the basics in both fields, he also did research in the ‘Psychological and Psychiatric Sequel of Maxillofacial Trauma’. He has worked at various levels in a number of NHS hospitals, where he gained experience in all fields of Oral Surgery.
In 1995, he joined Manchester University as a clinical lecturer. After working as a Consultant Oral Surgeon at Victoria Hospital, he joined the most prestigious Institute of Medical Sciences in South East Asia, Agha Khan Medical University in Karachi, as a Professor in 1999. Here, he was involved in teaching medical students Oral Medicine and Oral Surgery, as well as designing problem-based learning scenarios for the medical course. He developed a team of doctors and co-workers that would reconstruct the jaws after re-section in oral cancer cases.
Amongst his famous cases is the re-implantation of an avulsed mandible. He was appointed as the Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at King Fahad National Guard Hospital in 2001. He moved back to the UK in 2004 and began working at Consultant level in several NHS hospitals.
His special interest is Dental Implantology & reconstruction of jaws. He recently gained diploma in implantology from Royal College of Surgeons England & a Certificate from University of Lille, France.
Dr Qureshi is an International Speaker and lectures on all aspects of Oral Surgery and Dental Implantology.
- BDS, Bsc, Msc (OMOS), FFD RCSI (OMOS), FDS RCS, FICD (USA), Diploma Dent. Implant RCS (England)