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Dr Minesh Patel is a principal of two multi surgery practices in Watford and Bedford for 27 years. He also has a special interest in sinus ridge augmentation and the rehabilitation of compromised dentitions. 


Minesh Patel Qualifications 

  • BDS –Cardiff 1986
  • MFGDP-1998 London
  • NVQ  Assesorship  D32 ,D33 Dental Nursing-Guys 2005
  • Certificate in Implantology 2004
  • Dipolma in Implantology Warwick 2005
  • MSc Implantology (Warwick) 2006
  • Post Graduate Certficate in Dental Education.2010.Bedfordshire University
  • Post Graduate Certficate in Dental Law and Ethics 2013University of Bedfordshire.
  • Accredited Mentor for the Association of Dental Implantology. 2009
  • MSc in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry. Passed with Merit 2016

Work experience



Association of Dental Implantology

 Minesh is a Association of Dental Implantology  mentor, He has mentored over 15 mentee’s on all their initial cases. The mentee would present their case assessment to him and he would grade their preoperative assessment.He would then asses their planning and detailed notes and options etc..He would then mentor them through the surgical phase and restorative phase at my practice.He would then give them feedback and an action plan for improvement in the next case. The mentee range from dentists on the specialist list  to recently graduated MSc students. 


Principle Dentist

Chrysalis Dental Practice

 Dr Minesh Patel is the principle dentist at Chrysalis Dental Practice with practices in Bedford and Watford. Chrysalis provides a full range of private, cosmetic and specialist dental treatments. Chrysalis is an established Cosmetic Dental Practice with a primary emphasis on quality dental treatments, cosmetic dentistry and aesthetic improvements. Their principle dentist, Dr Minesh Patel, has over 20 years of Implant dentistry experience. The practice uses the very latest in cosmetic treatments, which can greatly enhance the appearance of your teeth and smile.


Charity Work 

dental clinic in Megauli. Nepal.

 In 2012 , Minesh set up a charity dental clinic in Megauli. Nepal. for the poor and impoverished . Having set up systems and taking much of the equipment and materials from his practice .He was able to treat up to 35 patients a day for 7 days , much of the time this was without electricity .This gave Minesh  a sense of perspective about what is truly important in life and he still continue this work on a regular basis. 


Head Examiner

Warwick University

 For the MSc in Implantology at Warwick University Minesh Patel was elected joint head of examiners where he set the standards in the advanced cases since 2009.He personally has examined and graded in detail 71 cases. Each case involves assessing the assessment process, the diagnosis, the options, their advantages and disadvantages, treatment plan, treatment programme, discussion in detail with references and conclusion.For the Diploma in Implant Dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons. which is regarded by the GDC as the gold standard in implant education. Minesh as a examiner ,assess the cases in detail and allowed to set questions appropriately. Minesh has also examined for the Membership of Joint Dental Facilities at the Royal College of Surgeons. This is a foundation qualification prior to specialization. Minesh has been an examiner on his award for over 7 years now.