HEE East of England
The Educational Supervisor: Filip ZIgic qualified in 2006 at the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany with a Degree in Dentistry (Zahnarzt), which is equivalent to the BDS Degree in the UK. In 2007, Filip moved to the United Kingdom and has a number of years experience in both NHS and private dentistry. He has undertaken a two year postgraduate course at the University of Manchester in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry and has qualified with an MSc in 2015. Filip has gained experience as an Educational Supervisor from 2017. In 2018, Filip qualified with an MA in Dental Education at the University of Bedfordshire and is continuing his studies in these fields. Filip is interested in all fields of general dentistry and committed to constant professional development with the aim to provide excellent dentistry.
The Practice: Our practice is a well-established practice as part of Bupa Dental Care. We are fully computerized (Exact) with ten surgeries, digital radiography and highly professional and experienced staff comprising of 10 general dentists, 5 specialist dentists (periodontist, implantologist, endodontist, prosthodontist, oral surgeon and orthodontist), 10 dental nurses, 2 hygienists and 3 receptionists. We provide NHS and private dental services for a large number of patients, mostly from Bishop’s Stortford and surrounding villages and towns. The entire dental staff is looking forward to provide all necessary support and assistance to the future trainee.
The Area: The practice is situated in Bishop’s Stortford town centre, off the high street. The Bishop’s Stortford train station with direct links to London Liverpool Street Station, Cambridge and Stansted Airport, it is situated within 5min walking distance from the practice. Nearby, is direct access to M11 as well as to A120.There is also a local bus service available from the bus terminal by the train station with links to Chelmsford, Cambridge, Harlow and Saffron Walden.
Other Points of Interest: The potential FD would have a fantastic opportunity to gain experience in our vibrant practice with an excellent patient base. The presence of dental specialist in the practice will give to FD the opportunity to observe and learn further in all fields of dentistry. At the same time, the FD will be welcomed and supported by all members of highly trained and motivated dental staff, who provide highly ethical and comprehensive dental care.