Dr Shaheer Aasim
DwSI in Endodontics
Endodontist | GDC Number: 171065
Dr Shaheer graduated from the University of Mysore, India in 2000. His interest has always been in Endodontology and in 2005 he gained a Clinical Masters (MSc) in Endodontics from the University of Manchester.
In 2007, he added to his qualifications by gaining the Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS), from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Dr Shaheer has worked in both NHS and private practices in the UK accepting endodontic referrals since 2005. His desire for self development in endodontics has lead him to complete MClinDent in Endodontics from London. He has worked in the Department of Restorative Dentistry in Aberdeen, Dundee and Glasgow Dental Hospitals gaining extensive experience in Restorative and Endodontic clinics, working on patients referred in from General Dental Practitioners, cases deemed too difficult for general practice. During this time he developed his surgical endodontic skills and was required to work in a multi-disciplinary approach with other key hospital operators and consultants. He provides endodontic care utilising the operating microscope and microsurgical instruments.
He has publications in international journals and his special interest lies in effective rehabilitation of severely broken down teeth. Dr Shaheer is a passionate teacher and provides courses for dentists on contemporary endodontic techniques. He has lectured around the world and conducted numerous hands on endodontic courses and workshops for young budding dentists.