Mr Kalpesh Patel

Mr Kalpesh PatelTel: 020 3456 1052
Fax: 020 3456 1137

Eastman Dental Hospital


Professional background

I have been Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Hospital since 2002.  My position enables me to provide new patient consultation, treatment provision and also supervision of postgraduate and specialist registrars.

I am also the Local Negotiating Committee (LNC) Chair for UCLH.

Research interests

  • All aspects of restorative dentistry with a special interest in periodontology
  • Prosthodontics and in particular implant prosthodontics


Nibali L, D’Aiuto F, Griffiths G, Patel K, Suvan J, Tonneti M
Severe periodontitis is associated with systemic inflammation and a dysmetabolic status: a case-control study.  J Clin Periodontol. 2007 Nov;34(11):931-7

McColl E, Patel K, Dahlen G, Tonetti M, Graziani F, Suvan J, Laurell L. Supportive periodontal therapy using mechanical instrumentation or 2% minocycline gel: a 12 month randomized, controlled, single masked pilot study.  J Clin Periodontol. 2006; 33:141-50

Townsend D, Kumar N, Brown J, Patel K, Davies R, Porter S.
Study of the value of the panoramic radiographic examination in special risk patients with a history of infective endocarditis. Journal of Disability and Oral Health.  2005; 6/1: 16-20

Patel K , Tonetti M Smoking and Periodontal diseases  Clinical realities.  Vol 14.2003.293-302

St.George G, Hemmings KW, Patel K. Resin-retained bridges re-visited.  Part 1. History and Indications. Primary Dental Care 2002; 9(3):87-91.

St.George G, Hemmings KW, Patel K. Resin-retained bridges re-visited.  Part 2. Clinical considerations. Primary Dental Care 2002; 9(4):139-144.

Patel K, Darbar UR, Gulabivala K. External cervical resorption associated with localized gingival overgrowth. International Endodontic Journal 2002; 35(4):395-402.

Patel K, Hemmings K, Vaughan S.  The provision of occlusal splints in clinical practice.  Primary Dental Care.  2000; 7: 109-113.

Patel K, Cheshire D, Vance A J.  Oral and systemic effects of prolonged minocycline therapy.  Br Dent J. 1998; 185: 560-562.

Smith S, Patel K, Hoskinson A E.  Periapical cemental dysplasia.  A case of misdiagnosis.  Br Dent J.  1998; 185: 122-123.

Patel K, Welfare R D, Coonar H.  The provision of dental implants and a fixed prosthesis in the treatment of a patient with Scleroderma: A clinical report.  J Prosthet Dent.  1998; 79: 611-612.

GMC/GDC number: D 66209