Dentists

  • Dr Anoop Maini

    Dentist BDS (London 1992) DGDP(UK) 1996 | GDC reg no. 68463

    Anoop qualified from King's College in 1992. He has worked in private practice since 1993. He has a special interest in advanced cosmetic and implant dentistry, having studied extensively in the USA and the UK. Professional memberships include Vice President of the Board of Directors - British Academy of Cosmetic , past President of European Society of Aesthetic Orthodontics, past President of the British Institute of Laser Dentistry, International Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Association of Dental Implantology, International Congress of Oral Implantologists and British Society of Occlusal Studies.

  • Dr Navinder Ropra

    Dentist

    Navinder qualified from The Royal London Dental Hospital in 1996 and obtained his MFGDP UK certification in 2002.  Having exclusively worked in private practice in the City Of London since 2003, he enjoys all aspects of general dentistry.  Nav has a keen interest in cosmetic orthodontics, emergency treatments and minimally invasive artistic dentistry.

  • Dr Naveed Maan

    Dentist MSc (Manchester 2012) | GDC reg no. 81150

    Naveed qualified from Guy’s Hospital, has been striving for – and achieving – excellence ever since he began his dental training in 1997.

    Naveed completed his Masters in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry at the University of Manchester in 2012 and teaches and mentors newly-qualified dentists.

    He then went onto complete the Advanced Diploma in Dental Implantology from the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons.

    Naveed also works as an Honorary Dental Surgeon at the General Colchester Hospital.

    In summary:

    Royal College of Surgeons (England): Diploma in Implant Dentistry

    University of Manchester: MSc Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry

    Guy’s, King’s & St Thomas’ Hospitals School of Dentistry: Bachelor of Dental Surgery

  • Dr Selina Somji

    Dentist BDS (London 2009), DipAdvImpDent, (New York University, USA) | GDC reg no. 177679

    Selina obtained her Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from King’s College London in 2009.

    Subsequently she worked in a number of clinics and also spent a year working in a maxillofacial surgery department performing complex surgeries under supervision.

    Following this she spent two years completing the reputable post-graduate ‘Advanced International Program in Implant Dentistry’ at the New York University College of Dentistry. She has won numerous awards for presentations involving her implant work at some of the most reputable symposiums including the Greater New York Dental Meeting, International Congress of Oral Implantology (ICOI) and New York University Research Day.

    She is an ICOI Diplomat, which is the highest award attainable through the ICOI and is only awarded to individuals who demonstrate significant expertise in education, research, publication and actual clinical experience in the field of oral implantology.

    Selina has a high level of experience in implant placement, bone grafting including sinus lifts and full mouth restorations as well as soft tissue management for improved aesthetics.

  • Dr Tay Shieh Fung

    Dentist BDS (U. Malaya, Malaysia), MClinDent (UCL, London), MFDS (Eng) | GDC reg no. 249317

    Tay is our resident Periodontist at our London, Harley Street area clinic.

    Tay performs treatments for our patients with gum disease.

  • Dr Constantinos Tzavares

    Dentist BDS (Athens), MSc 1993 | GDC reg no. 71394

    Constantinos trained in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for three years. He has a strong passion for the practice of dentistry, as he believes it combines science with aesthetics, offering a challenge for both the hands and the mind. He believes that it is the little things that make the difference.

Hygienists

  • Julia Hughes

    Hygienist Diploma from the Canadian National Institute of Health 2010 | GDC reg no. 257025

    Julia Hughes received her Diploma from the Canadian National Institute of Health in 2010, from that time she has worked exclusively in family practice. She enjoys getting to know her patients, their families and their oral hygiene needs. She strives to bring her patients the most up to date oral hygiene instruction to improve their oral health.

    She believes that through clear and effective communication, the patient can be guided in taking an active role in their dental treatment and oral health. Her kind and gentle approach makes sure that her patients are always happy.

  • Monika Patel

    Hygienist BSc Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy (Birm 2007) | GDC reg no. 113684

    Monika Patel obtained her Bsc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Therapy degree from the University of Birmingham in 2007. Previously also qualified as a nutritionist before unifying the two qualifications and takes great pride in her specialist field and tends to patients whole well-being.

    Monika has committed herself on making her patients feel comfortable under her care. Her considerate nature and chairside manner has resulted in her establishing great relationships with her patients. Professional memberships include British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy and British Society of Paediatric Dentistry.

Dental Nurses

  • Mei Tang

    Dental Nurse National Certificate NEBDN 2010 | GDC reg no. 200896

  • Paulina Zielinska-Khoumeri

    Dental Nurse National Diploma in Dental Nursing NEBDN 2016 | GDC reg no. 262851

Practice staff

  • Claire Eggleston

    Practice Manager NEBDN Diploma Dental Nursing 2012

    Claire has 10 years Practice Manager experience in the Dental Sector. She has worked for Bupa since 2014.

Bupa Dental Care Manchester Square

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