Dr Eugene Marais is a distinguished dentist and an internationally recognised expert in implantology. To date, Dr Marais has placed more than 10,000 implants with a failure rate of less than 1%, and has performed hundreds of sinus elevations. His practice covers the full range of dental treatments, from bridges, crowns and fillings to root canal treatment, orthodontics, teeth whitening, and implants, including the very popular “teeth in a day” implant treatment.
Dr Marais qualified in dentistry at the University of Pretoria, South Africa in 1988. He moved to East London where he worked as an NHS associate until 1992, when he bought his own practice in Hornchurch, Essex. In 2009 Dr Marais was awarded Diplomate status of the ICOI, the largest international implant forum.
To date he has trained over 300 dentists in the art and science of implantology. He is currently the president of the British Academy of Dental Implantology and has spoken at many international implant symposia reflecting his expertise in this field.