Dr Shaam Shamsi
Shaam Shamsi qualified from the Royal London in 1994 and is the Principal / Clinical Director of Horizons Dental Centre and Genesis Smiles Centre.
He has an interest in cosmetic dentistry and oral surgery. He and his team have a profound interest in continuing professional development. As a former lecturer in the restorative department at Manchester Dental School teaching final year students, he continues to instil this ethos of learning in his current practices.
Shaam has also been involved with Vocational Training since 2001, teaching and mentoring new graduates in practice. In 2008, he was appointed to the post of Vocational Training Advisor / Training Programme Director in Health Education West Midlands and is responsible for running one of the training schemes at Stafford Hospital.
Shaam sits on the Local Dental Committee panel in North Staffordshire and is also involved in examining. He is a former examiner for the Faculty’s MJDF examination and currently examines for Overseas Registration examination in London as well as the Royal College of Surgeon's LDS examination and MFDS in Edinburgh. He has clinically mentored GDPs who have had FTP allegations brought against them. In 2006, he acquired a Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Ethics and Law and has worked as a Clinical panellist for the GDC’s Dental Complaints Service.
He enjoys lecturing especially internationally where has been invited by many overseas institutions to present on the MJDF and the ORE. He also sits as a panellist for the GDC’s Fitness to Practice procedures adjudicating matters on clinical and professional misconduct. HIs recent appointment includes presenting 'Mastering Your Risk' workshop programmes for Dental Protection. Outside dentistry he enjoys sport, travelling, attending the gym and spending time with his wife and 3 children.
BDS ( Lond) 1994; LDS RCS Eng 1994; MFGDP, PGCTLCP, Dip Med Ethics and Law, PG Cert BAIRD
GDC membership number:69986