Programme Leader MClinDent in Oral Surgery

Dr Apollonius Allen
Dr Apollonius Allen


Dental Surgeon/Anatomist
BDS, MSc, PhD, FDS RCS (Eng)

Dr Allen is the first dental anatomist in Africa and is also a cosmetic and facial reconstructive dental surgeon. He is the principal/director of Ark G surgeries LTD and he is the founder and principal of Ark G Academy and is national and  international speaker on human anatomy. He is also a 2-time winner of the prestigious International Society of Endocrinology Award (Lon.) for research in Anatomy. He was the recipient of the World Bank award for postdoctoral research at Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London 1994.
 He is a restorative clinical teacher at Guy’s Hospital and former IQE/ORE examiner and external examiner for the GDC. Dr. Allen is also an examiner for the Diploma and MSc in Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics at the University of Greenwich London. He also teaches on many implant and ENT nasoendoscopy courses. He teaches anatomy of the whole human body to medical and dental students both at undergraduate and postgraduate level and became Head of Anatomy College of Medicine University of Lagos in the early 90’s. His excellence in the field of anatomy has given him a place on the international platform such that private medical organisations invite him to train doctors and nurses beyond the basics of human anatomy and also teach injection techniques to dental surgeons.
 His vast knowledge in the field of human anatomy gives him great insight for training in the application of Botox and other fillers in aesthetic treatments.
 He is a faculty member of Perio-Implant Europe. He is a member of ADI, Academy of Osseointegration and American Academy of Cosmetics Dentistry.