Dejan graduated from the University of Witten / Herdecke, Germany. He then underwent German postgraduate specialist training in Oral Surgery and Implantology for 4 years, at the Department of Oral Surgery and an Outpatient Clinic in Witten, Germany.
He qualified as a General Dental Practicioner / Zahnarzt (Witten), Dr. med. dent. (Bochum), Implantologist and Specialist in Oral Surgery (Duesseldorf). In the UK, Dejan is on the General Dental Council’s specialist register for Oral Surgery.
He entered private dental practice, but retained his links with the University Hospital with a teaching appointment and attachment to the Oral Surgery Unit, treating patients with complex surgical problems.
Dejan has considerable experience in the field of implantology and has placed over 2000 dental implants, as well as treating anxious patients under general anaesthetic and sedation.
Dejan also works in oral medicine research, lectures in Germany and has published national and international papers as author and co-author. His doctoral thesis focused on periodontal lesions of patients with chronic systemic sclerosis.