Panayiotis, better known as Pano, graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Guys, Kings and St Thomas’s Dental Institute in 2012. He completed his vocational training in West Sussex and was awarded his Membership with the Royal College of Surgeons (MJDF RCS) shortly after.
Following this, Pano worked as a Senior House Officer in the Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery Department at the Royal London Hospital and Whipps Cross Hospital, where he assisted and gained insight into complex surgical procedures and medical and dental emergencies. Being a major trauma centre for London, Pano has worked on call in A&E and hospital wards, as well as in clinics and operating theatres.
Pano has also worked in general private practice where he was able to treat and work with children and adults of all ages. He provided a wide range of general and cosmetic treatments as well as minor oral surgery. It was at that time that he developed an interest in periodontics. He also has experience working abroad, having spent some time living and working for a group of private practices in Singapore.
In 2016, he returned to London and commenced his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontology at the Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, which he recently completed. Following this three-year postgraduate specialist training programme, he also passed the Speciality Membership in Periodontics exam by the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
At Thames Dental, he sees patients for treatment of periodontal diseases and gum related conditions. His goal is to provide high standards of dental care and to help patients achieve optimal levels of oral health is a calm and efficient manner.
Besides private practice, Pano is a keen traveller and photographer and enjoys exploring different parts of the world, different cultures and cuisines and film photography.