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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:

16th February 2017

Reluctance in referring suspected cases of abuse

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

Dental practices have systems in place to raise concerns internally in the event of suspected abuse of children and vulnerable...

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07th February 2017

Tooth whitening – be aware of the regulations

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

As Valentine’s Day approaches there is often an increase in the demand for tooth whitening, so this may be a...

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01st February 2017

Staff meetings are so good for team morale and practice welfare

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

As we begin a new year this is an ideal time to have a motivational dental practice meeting. It is...

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25th January 2017

The management of hypoglycaemic attacks in dental practices

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

The second most common medical emergency after simple faints in dental practice is hypoglycaemia. This condition occurs when blood sugar...

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24th January 2017

Mercury Waste

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

Particles of mercury can easily bypass simple filters in the dental practice and end up in general water systems. It...

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21st December 2016

Notifying CQC, including interruption of services

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

A colleague recently experienced a severe flood in his dental practice which meant patients could not be treated for several...

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12th December 2016

Safe sharps – Management in Dental Practice

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

One of the topics that CQC inspectors will assess during inspections is sharps management. This particularly relates to The European...

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02nd December 2016

Retention, Access and Storage of Medical Records

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

How long should we retain various records in our practices? This question often causes confusion and in this article it...

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25th November 2016

Audits – An Essential Part of Professional Development

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

Dental team members need to show that the care they provide meets the standards expected by regulators. They must also...

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13th November 2016

Is Your Practice Contributing to Resistance of Antibiotics?

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

  Antibiotic resistance is a worrying issue globally and death rates from previously treatable and emerging infections are on the rise....

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