Phil Bennett

Dental Implant Expert

BDS Lond 1978, LDS RCS Eng 1979. EEI EDA. GDC No. 52604

After gaining his dental qualification in the late seventies, Phil practiced in Yeovil and then bought his first practice in Buckinghamshire. He then established a branch practice in London’s Harley Street in the late 80s and pursued a future of learning about dental implants, travelling the world gaining knowledge where he could and starting to practice this new form of treatment back in the UK.

As implantology took off in the UK, Phil was involved in shaping the educational requirements for new implant dentists. He had served on the committee of the Association of Dental Implantology, and was elected to the post of President, and subsequently Director of Education in 2007.

In 2009 the European Dental Association, awarded Phil as the UK’s first European Expert in Implantology and he serves as the UK’s representative on the European Dental Committee. In 2017 Forward Dental Care was delighted to welcome Phil as their dedicated implant expert.