Dr Filipe Amante
GDC No: 186566 LMD MSc
Filipe is a passionate and enthusiastic dentist that has been providing comprehensive, high quality treatments to his patients for nearly a decade now. He qualified in Oporto, Portugal and underwent a Master of Implantology and Oral Rehabilitation that he concluded with honors of the best oral exam in Paris in 2008, before moving to the UK in 2010. He has also completed extensive postgraduate training in Brazil, Portugal and the UK, having gained skills in the areas of oral surgery, sedation and Invisalign. His main areas of interest include cosmetic dentistry, smile makeovers, with a special focus on dental implants and orthodontics, but he is also quite devoted in dealing with anxious patients. Filipe is also continuously trying to raise his academic profile and, since 2006 when he was awarded a national award in Portugal sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline when he was still an undergraduate, he has published several articles and presented oral communications and clinical posters in several national and international meetings. In 2008 he had the opportunity to present a work together with the world famous Daniel M Laskin, Professor and Chairman Emeritus of Virginia Commonwealth University, USA, entitled ”Whiplash and the TMJ: a physical, psychological and medico-legal dilemma”. He is also a member of several dental organizations including the Association of Dental Implantology, the European Aligners Society, the Portugal Dental Association (he was a member of the General Assembly from 2008 to 2011) among others.
Filipe is an extremely motivated and communicative dentist always thriving to offer the best possible treatments and treatment care for his patients. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife Joana and his son Tomás, as well as practicing football, surfing and running, always trying to pursue the moto of healthy mind in healthy body.
Some of Filipe’s publications include:
Case report poster presented at the “1st EAS Congress, Vienna, Austria”, Amante LF, “Non-invasive smile designing: tackling heavy crowding with Invisalign”, Feb 2016;
Published article “Non-invasive smile designing”, Dentistry magazine UK, March 2015;
Published article “Smile crafting with Invisalign and Chameleon veneers” – Premium Practice Magazine UK – March 2014;