Mr Ketan Patel

Qualifications: MPharms (Ports ); BDS (Lond)

Role: Principle and Dentist ,

GDC: 75070

Ketan qualified from Kings College London in 1998 (after completing his first degree in Pharmacy in 1990)  and has worked as an associate in multiple practices prior to starting his own. He is a very enthusiastic person and enjoys his role as practice principle and working in Primary Dental Care.

He has a special interest in Endodontics for which he participated in the DWSi course  in 2011, to further his knowledge , clinical skills and understanding in root canal treatment.

He is a committed joint  Foundation Dentist Trainer in the NE scheme and is committed to postgraduate teaching. He attends Deanery held courses and events to keep up to date with his skills in the field of teaching.

Patient centred care is his priority and he aims for all patients to receive the best possible primary dental care at the practice.

Outside dentistry he enjoys family life, a game of tennis and watching football (especially if West Ham are playing!)



Mrs Deepti Patel

Qualifications: BDS (Lond)

Role: Dentist ,

GDC: 75069

Deepti  qualified from Kings College Londonin 1998 and is married to Ketan.  She has worked as an associate in numerous practices too and has gained vast experience over the years in dentistry.

As well as working as a dentist she oversees all the practice management side of the practice too, ensuring the practice complies with CQC .

Deepti is also a joint trainer with Ketan and has an interest in postgraduate education. She has completed a postgraduate course in Teaching in Primary Care in 2012. Her commitment to teaching postgraduates is continuous and she keeps up to date with her skills in this area by attendance at Deanery courses and trainer meetings.

Life outside work involves spending time with her family, reading, swimming and baking with her children.



Mrs Preeti Duggal

Qualifications: BDS (Lon); MJDF RCS (Eng)

Role: Dentist ,

GDC: 83795

Preeti is a highly experienced dentist and has been working at Dip’s Dental Surgery for over 10 years, providing a comprehensive service of Restorative and Preventative Dentistry.

She graduated from Barts and Royal London in 2004 and holds a Membership of Joint Dental Faculty post-graduate qualification from the Royal College of Surgeons from 2011.

Her aim is to develop a good relationship with all her patients to help provide treatment to the highest standards in an enjoyable and relaxed atmosphere.  She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, particularly treating children.

She is continually developing her skills as a dentist by regularly taking part in postgraduate dental education, enabling her to carry out extensive treatments and enhanced patient care.

Most of her spare time is spent at home with her husband and two young children, she enjoys listening to music and cooking different cuisines.



Dr Vishal Bhudia

Qualifications: (BDS)Bhavnagar, India 2010

Role: Dentist ,

GDC: 248006

Vishal qualified from the University of Bhavnagar in India in 2010. He has since been developing his clinical and interpersonal skills from working in a multi speciality hospital and dental practices both in India and UK. He has a very caring and gentle approach to Dentistry, and believes that Dentistry is not only about treating patient’s teeth it is also about caring for one’s general wellbeing and respecting the individuality of each person, therefore a lot of nervous patients feel very comfortable having him as their dentist.

Vishal offers a full range of General, Cosmetic and Implant treatment with highest quality dentistry and aftercare to make the whole process as easy as possible.

Vishal has successfully completed a yearlong Advanced Dental Implant course with DENTALE, and is very keen and passionate about Dental Implantology and its continuous development and latest technology.

Out of work hours he likes to keep fit and has a strong interest in nutrition and bodyweight exercise.



Miss Zahra Moshtofar

Qualifications: BDS (Lond AKC)

Role: Dentist ,

GDC: 271668

Zahra qualified from King’s College London in 2017. During her time at university she was awarded numerous commendations for professionalism.

She is committed to lifelong learning and has a keen interest in working with children and providing preventive dentistry. She enjoys supporting patients on their journey to better oral health and normal function, and places emphasis on enabling individuals to take control of their own healthcare.

In her free time she enjoys reading, cycling and spending time with her family.



Miss Sasitha Balathasan

Qualifications: BDS (India), MDPh (Sheffield)

Role: Dentist ,

GDC: 257054

Sasitha qualified as a dentist in India 2009. She has since passed her ORE exams here and attained a qualification in Dental Public Health. She is a valued team member and has settled in well into General Dental Practice. She shows a lot of patience in her work and is eager to improve her skills in restorative dentistry.

She keeps up to date with her continuing professional development and enjoys reading and cooking in her spare time.



Miss Sejal Patel

Qualifications: Hygienist

Role: Hygienist ,

GDC: 157574

Sejal   joined the practice in 2012 after qualifying from Eastman Dental Hospital. She  works as a Dental Hygienist along with the dental team to provide preventative care  to patients.

The two major causes of tooth loss are decay and gum disease, regular visits to our hygienist will help enable you to keep your mouth in great health and help prevent bad breath.

 

Regular professional cleaning together with your own home dental care will help keep your mouth healthy, breath fresh and improve your appearance. Sejal will give you expert advice on both oral hygiene at home and what maintenance treatment is required.

 

She liaises closely with both the patient and dentist so to draw up a suitable treatment plan, tailor made for each individual, so to maintain good oral health and combat gum disease.

She will advise you also if your condition is complex or advanced and requires a specialist referral.

The appointments are tailored to each patient which entails oral hygiene techniques, diet advice, smoking cessation advice, removing calculus to prevent progression of periodontal disease and stain removal.



Staff:

Our team of experienced staff regularly attend continuous professional development courses to ensure that you receive the finest service and the best care possible.

Nurses

 

 

Marcel

Marcel

Maria

Maria

Olivia

Olivia

 

Hirut

Narcisa

liz

Liz

Receptionists

Raakhee

Eda

Eda

 

Our reception staff provide a warm welcome and are there to help you at all times with any queries you have.

Hygiene Services:

Our fully qualified and experienced hygienist will work with you and your dentist to ensure healthy gums, fresh breath and outstanding oral health.

Our Dental Hygienist is an integral part of our dental team. She aims to help  restore good oral health in conjunction with your treatment plan drawn up by your dentist. She  will also provides advice, which can be followed at home on how to tailor a lifelong oral regime to your individual requirements.

Depending on your level of care need, hygiene treatments range from basic scaling and polishing of teeth and gums, to more complex periodontal (gum) treatments and the removal of plaque and calculus (the deposits that collect on the teeth) and staining, such as tea, red wine and tobacco. All treatments are carefully carried out without discomfort. Regular repeat visits to the hygienist are then recommended to ensure good oral health is maintained and that treatments are successful and remain so long term.

Depending on the severity of your oral hygiene, you may be advised more than one hygiene visit.

Cost of Hygiene clean: 30minute appointment £49

Please note a non-refundable deposit must be paid prior to appointment.