After graduation and a period of general professional training. Dr Bassi commenced a 5-year Specialist Registrar training programme in restorative dentistry that provided extensive experience of comlpex restorative problems including the management of patients requiring implant, prosthodontic, periodontal and endontic treatment. He also passed the Master of Dental Science degree with distinction for his research. Dr Bassi has lectured extensively and published a wide variety of articles in peer-reviewed journals. He is now a Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Hospital.