Samir completed his degree in Dentistry (BDS) from the Royal London Dental Hospital passing with distinction. He has held a number of hospital posts including Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Paediatric and Community Dentistry. He passed the Dental Faculty membership examinations (MFDS) of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh to enter specialist training in Orthodontics that he undertook at the John Radcliffe, part of Oxford University Hospitals and at the Eastman Dental Hospital, London.
As a Specialist Registrar, he obtained a Master’s in Orthodontics (MClinDent) and Membership in Orthodontics (MOrth) from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. During his training, he presented his research at both national and international conferences and was awarded the Houston Postgraduate Research Scholar award for his master’s thesis.