First complete specialist training programme in periodontology in the UK. Outstanding educational experience through exceptional calibre of teachers. Huge variety of expertise available to give thorough practical education in advanced clinical periodontology, including aesthetics, implants and contemporary surgical methods.
- Developed at Guy's and St Thomas' hospitals in the 1990s, this was the first complete specialist training programme in periodontology in the UK.
- The programme was built on the long history of master's degree level graduate education in periodontology starting in the Royal Dental Hospital and Guy's Hospital in 1966.
- The exceptional calibre of the staff teaching on this programme makes it an outstanding educational experience.
- Located in the heart of London.
Dr Mark Ide
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has approved the programme for award of the MRD diploma after completion of specialist training.
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 360/ECTS 180
Three years, five days per week; or four years, three days per week, October to September.
Overseas graduates return to their home countries to set up limited practice of periodontology.
Year of entry 2013