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About Perlan - Dr. Michael Heffernan

Dr. Michael Heffernan

BDS MS Specialist in Prosthodontics
GDC Registration Number 66168

Michael Heffernan qualified from Guy’s Hospital in 1990. He subsequently spent two years in hospital training in maxillofacial surgery and went on to work in private general practice in London. In 1997 Michael enrolled in a three-year full-time Masters Degree Program at the University of Iowa (USA) in Fixed, Removable and Implant retained Prosthodontics. He performed valuable research into the Translucency of All-Ceramic Systems for which he won the prestigious John J. Sharry Prosthodontics Research Prize from the American College of Prosthodontists (2001). He was then awarded a scholarship at the University of Florida in a dedicated implant fellowship provided by the International Team of Oral Implantology (ITI).
Michael returned to the UK in 2002 and joined Perlan in 2007. He is registered as a Specialist Prosthodontist with the General Dental Council. He is a Fellow of International Team for Implantology (ITI), a member of the Association of Osseointegration, and a member of the British Dental Association.

Michael lectures regularly on implant dentistry and is also actively involved in research with the Straumann Dental Implant system.

You can review Michael Heffernan's CV here >


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