Faculty

Dr. Ashok Patel

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A Tufts University (Boston) graduate, Ashok Patel has completed Implantology program from Harvard School of Dental Medicine (Boston) in 1989 and is involved in surgical and restorative phases of Implantology since then. He has maintained a full time private practice in Waltham, Massachusetts, (USA). He also has completed post graduate training in Periodontology and a certificate course in straight wire orthodontics from Progressive Orthodontic Institute in California.

In 1995 and 1996, Ashok Patel spent a lot of time with his mentor, Dr. Hilt Tatum Jr. at his Implant Reconstructive Center in St. Petersburg, Florida and learnt various surgical techniques including Sinus Augmentation, Bone Expansion, Ramus Frame Implant Surgery, Soft Tissue Reconstruction and Ridge Reconstruction using different graft materials. In 2001 he started Implant Reconstructive Centre in Nashua, NH.

Professionally, he is active in a number of Organizations. He is the Fellow and Diplomat of International Congress of Oral Implantology (ICOI) and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID). He is a Board Certified Implantologist and a Diplomat of American Board of Oral Implantology and Implant Dentistry (ADOI/ID).

He has lectured extensively at major conferences in Lithuania, Russia, Czech Republic, Singapore, Hong Kong, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Pakistan, India, Argentina and Costa Rica and has also given many surgical demonstrations of Periodontal and Implantology related procedures in many cities in India, Korea and Costa Rica. He started Boston Institute of Dental Implantology and Bone Augmentation in 1997 to offer training programs to foreign Dentists out of his Waltham, Massachusetts practice.