About Dr Max
B.D.S (Kings College London. UK)
Graduate Diploma Clinical Dental (IV Sedation & Pain Control) (University of Sydney)
Dr Max Patel was born and raised in England. He graduated from Kings College, University of London in 1995. He gained further qualifications in the USA and then worked in general practice in England. He became the Principal Dental Surgeon of The Wigmore Dental Clinic, UK in 1999. He successfully ran this busy three dentist practice for 9 years, gaining vast experience in general dentistry.
He has advanced training in Intravenous Sedation, Cosmetic Dentistry, Implants, Bone grafting, Sinus lifts, Oral Surgery and Invisalign. All of these multi-skills, enable him to be able to look after and be solely responsible for his patients.
Being a dental practitioner, Dr Max has more than 23 years of experience and is particularly excited by the skilled provision of “smile makeovers”. He also loves the challenge of treating nervous/anxious patients and in his words, “converting them into confident, anxiety-free patients, who almost look forward to visiting the dentist.” The exciting field of Dental implants are also another string in his bow.
Max is still a boy at heart and loves his gadgets. So be prepared to be introduced to a range of new technological gizmos designed to make advanced dentistry fun for everyone.
Outside of dentistry he is a self-confessed sports nut! He plays squash and golf. He is an avid Liverpool FC fan however, living in Australia he has had to come to terms with the new football game, AFL. He quickly adapted and backs the St Kilda Saints!
He is happily married and they have two young daughters. Max and his family migrated to Melbourne in 2008.
He is quite a philosophical character and shares this gem with us.
“Love the job you do, and you never have to work again!”.
He feels that he has achieved this with his dentistry, and is enjoying providing excellent care.
Dr Max will always, “Do unto others as you would have others do unto you”.