Dr Biraj Patel is an American-trained endodontist. He received his dental degree (BDS) from the University of Birmingham, UK. He then worked in private practice and as speciality dentist in restorative dentistry at the Birmingham Dental Hospital/University of Birmingham. Dr Patel was selected from over 250 highly qualified applicants in the USA and globally to undertake his US specialist training in endodontics at the world renowned University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA) earning his certificate and Masters (MS). During his career, he has trained and worked with world leaders in the field of endodontics. Upon completion of his endodontic training, he worked in specialist endodontic practices in the USA. He has chosen to return to London and join the prestigious Harley Street Centre of Endodontics. Dr Patel has presented and won awards at multiple international conferences and is an author of numerous scientific publications. Furthermore, he serves as a reviewer for several journals and is part of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Journal of Endodontics. He continues to publish in endodontic literature, as well as holding an adjunct professor position in the department of endodontics at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (USA). He is involved in training of future endodontists and lectures internationally.