Robert Whitehead is a fully qualified Dental Technician, Maxillofacial Prosthetist and Technologist. He has been working for the NHS for 20 plus years and has gained a wealth of knowledge from working in specialised Oral Maxillofacial Head and Neck units and in other associated areas including special effects. He runs his own company Artizan Medical Prosthetics, manufacturing many forms of prosthetics including medical models, body prosthesis, keloid splints and burns splints, his area of special interest lies in soft tissue defects. Artizan Medical Prosthetics also run courses for practitioners from the prosthetic and other related fields giving people from all over the world the option to learn from his studio in Essex. Robert Whitehead will also provide costing and medical reports for personal injury lawyers.
Prosthetics for difficult and non routine cases
A presentation discussing new trends and techniques to overcome complex clinical prosthetic cases using modern materials and technology. In some cases it is necessary to take a different approach in order to help resolve some of the medical/fundamental issues and aesthetic/functional concerns experienced by the patients. It can often be the case that finance is a difficulty so thinking of ways to provide the same high standard of work in a more cost effective way is needed.