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Dentist Suspended Due To Patient Bleeding To Death After He Extracted Ten Of Her Teeth

October 23, 2019
by The Telegraph

A dentist has been banned from practising for a year after one of his patients bled to death only hours after he extracted ten of her teeth.

Tushar Patel,  who worked at Confidential Clinics in Purley, Surrey, treated a woman suffering from advanced gum disease, known as Patient A, in the summer of 2017.

She had been taking a blood-thinning medicine called Warfarin for a rare blood condition that causes clotting.

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