Dr Sathyan Thambirajah
Job Title: Principal Dentist
Sathyan qualified at the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 1998. Sathyan worked in Birmingham for the next four and a half years before purchasing 57 Friar Gate. He has placed a great deal of time and effort in modernising the practice. But not even the success of 57 Friar Gate has shaddowed his love of dentistry.Sathyan is a member of the British Dental Association (BDA) and the American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). He has completed a One-Year Course in Implantology in London and has held the postion of President of the Birmingham Young Dentists Association in 2000. He has completed training in Clearstep (invisible braces for adults and children) and is a Gold member of British Dental Bleaching Society (BDBS London - Linda Greenwall tutored 2009). He has attained Denplan Excel status in 2011 (where the practice had to conform to rigorous standards of health and safety including infection control, patient services and where our treatment has to comply with the highest guidlines, beyond what is required by law in the UK). As an advocate of Continuing Professional Development (CPD), he attends many courses around the world to keep ahead of the changes in modern thinking in Dentistry. His has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry, implants, smile makeovers and crown and bridge work. He is currently a full-time dentist at the practice. He has also been responsible for coaching many prospectinve dental students (the future of dentistry !) in the essentials and practicality of the profession.