Dr Mohammad Al-Sharkawi graduated in 1996 from Liverpool University Dental Hospital, following qualification he worked as a House Officer and a Senior House Officer. In 1997, he gained his masters’ degree in Restorative dentistry and went on to work as an associate in two separate practices.
In 1999, he went on to complete a Multi-system Implant Course at Trafford General Hospital, Manchester and has been successfully placing various dental implants ever since. Although he believes that he has the essential skills and personal qualities to make the most nervous of patients feel comfortable in his care, in 2003 he completed a yearlong course in Conscious Sedation at Liverpool University Dental Hospital.
Dr Al-Sharkawi embarked on establishing his own dental practice in 2003 and Gentle Dental Care was born. His vision was to create a relaxed, modern environment where patients feel comfortable and at ease. Adhering to all the regulations as set out by the GDC and CQC, patients can be assured they are receiving the best quality dentistry and care in a compliant environment.
Dr Al-Sharkawi is a firm believer in continued professional development and is often attending additional training in all aspects of dentistry. He feels it’s paramount to be able to offer a range of dental treatments to a high standard and not just be limited as a practitioner to the basics of general dentistry. In 2006, he completed the MDIS Implant Course which covered Patient selection, Clinical Protocols, Instrumentation and Surgical Placement of Implants. He has also completed numerous endodontic courses over the years and invested in state of the art endodontic equipment. This has enabling him to carry out, with his own personal skills involved, root canal treatments to an exceptionally high standard.