Expert Insights

Latest news stories and opinions about the Dental, GP and Care Industries. For your ease of use, we have established categories under which you can source the relevant articles and news items.

Raj Majithia

Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

Raj is in General Dental Practice in London. His other current posts are Associate Dean of Postgraduate Dentistry at Health Education England – London where he is responsible for remediation of dentists in difficulty, quality assurance of Dental Foundation training practices and assessment of Dental Foundation equivalence for overseas qualified dentists. Raj has been the Crisis Management in Medical Emergencies Tutor and Postgraduate Dental Tutor at Northwick Park Dental Education Centre and West Middlesex Hospital.

Posts by Raj Majithia:

19th June 2017

Decontamination in dental practice – Essential Quality Requirements

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

As a minimum, dental practices need to demonstrate Essential Quality Requirements (EQR) in relation to decontamination procedures. Decontamination is required...

Read more

25th May 2017

Electrical safety at work

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

Portable electrical equipment could cause an electric shock or burn, or fire due to damage, wear or misuse. Dental practice...

Read more

18th May 2017

First aid requirements in dental practices

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

In accordance with The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981, employers have a legal duty to make arrangements to...

Read more

12th May 2017

Ensure your practice is compliant with dental radiology regulations

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

As dental radiation is considered a hazard, dental practices are expected to follow health and safety regulations and in particular...

Read more

19th April 2017

Hand washing audits

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

In the last article, we looked at the surprisingly high volume of germs on mobile devices and the implications of...

Read more

11th April 2017

Should mobile devices be used in clinical environments?

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

On a recent visit to a colleague's practice, I noticed most of the staff carried with them and regularly used...

Read more

22nd March 2017

The dentist’s dilemma with dental neglect

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

Even in this modern era of preventive dental care, dentists often see children with a mouthful of dental cavities. Whilst...

Read more

15th March 2017

Patients with severe gag reflexes

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

A normal gag reflex is designed to protect the airway and prevent choking and foreign objects entering the airway. Around...

Read more

08th March 2017

The ageing dental population

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

We are now at a stage where people over the age of sixty outnumber those under sixteen. The numbers of...

Read more

23rd February 2017

A Duty of Candour – being open and honest with patients

Raj Majithia Dental Specialist M.Clin.Dent, FFGDP, BDS, LDSRCS, MJDF (UK), DPDS

What is Expected? According to the General Dental Council, every healthcare professional must be open and honest with patients when a...

Read more

Join over 120,000 users already using the QCS Management System!
Start Free Trial Buy Now
Back to Top

Register here for your FREE TRIAL

  • Try our unique Management System, or any of our individual packs
  • PLUS! Gain FREE trial access to our Mock Inspection Toolkit
  • Over 2,300+ pages of easy to use guidance and 300+ policies & procedures

Simply fill out the form below and get full access for 24 hours to a QCS Management System of your choice.