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Implantology maestro Dr Irfan Qureshi appointed RCS examiner

Implantology maestro Dr Irfan Qureshi appointed RCS examiner

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KARACHI – Dr Irfan Qureshi, well known for his pursuit of excellence, especially in oral implantology has won yet another laurel for himself and the country. He has been appointed as an examiner for the Diploma Implant Dentistry Exam by the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

Diploma Implant Dentistry remains one of the most coveted exams conducted by the Royal College of Surgeons and, being appointed an examiner is indeed a great honour for Dr Irfan Qureshi and for Pakistan. Dr Qureshi will soon undertake examiner`s training in Edinburgh. Implantology remains one of the most cutting edge treatments offered in modern dentistry. Dr Irfan has been relentlessly working on developing this field in Pakistan and is considered one of the finest Implant Surgeons in the country. He is the first, and to date, remains the only Pakistan based clinician to become a Diplomate Implant Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, known for its high standard of assessment and examination.

Dr Irfan is the President of the Federation of Implant Dentistry Pakistan (FIDP). His passion has been the driving force behind two world class and highly successful conferences hosted by the FIDP featuring world leaders and international speakers from Europe, South America, USA and the Middle East. Besides being a prosthodontist, with a Master`s degree from King`s College London, He is the first ever Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) and is the ICOI ambassador in Pakistan.

In 2013 Dr Irfan Qureshi led a delegation of Pakistani dentists to an ICOI conference in New Delhi, and was awarded the Indo Pak friendship award for his efforts.

July 3, 2015

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