We're delighted to say that Bupa has bought Oasis Dental Care including all our dental practices. If you're already an Oasis patient, rest assured your usual care and service will continue as normal and your practice will soon be rebranded to Bupa Dental Care.



  • Dr Claudia Benjamin

    Senior Clinician B.D.S 1990 - GDC No. 72659

    Dr Claudia Benjamin qualified from the prestigious university of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. Claudia works with a passion for perfection and has a keen interest in cosmetic dental treatment, root canal treatment and crown and bridge restorative work. Dr Benjamin has also completed several advanced residency programmes in Implantology, endodontics and non-surgical facial treatments i.e. Botox and dermal fillers. Claudia is famous amongst our patients for being warm and reassuring. Her gentle approach to patients needs lends itself well to dealing with anxious patients.

  • Dr Wayne Hirschowitz

    Senior Clinician B.D.S 1988 - GDC No 65274

    Dr Wayne Hirschowitz Is one of our senior dentists. He qualified from the Prestigious University Of The Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa In 1988. Wayne went on and achieved a Post Graduate Qualification from the University Of Stellenbosch In 1998. Wayne Is an experienced dentist and was a vocational trainer for young graduate dentists. He has a special Interest In Implantology and has Completed a ‘mini residency program’ In Harley Street. Wayne Is an active member with the British Association of Forensic Odontologists.

  • Dr Joel Levy

    Associate Dentist B.D.S 1987 - GDC No 65170

    Dr Joel Levy qualified from the prestigious university of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. He has a special interest in cosmetic fillings as well as home whitening treatment. Joel is known for his bubbly personality and sense of humour.

  • Dr Sian Li

    Associate Dentist B.D.S 1987 - GDC No 151321

    Dr Li graduated dentistry from King’s College London University with a BDS honours degree. Sian also has a diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons from the Royal College Of Surgeons. She has a particular interest in restorative dentistry and strongly believes in a preventative approach to improving patients’ general oral health.

  • Dr Barry Sims

    Associate Dentist BDS (Guy’s) MMedSci Dental Implants (U.Sheffield)

    Dr Barry Sims qualified from Guy’s Hospital in 1992. He has always had a special interest in Oral Surgery, and in 1999 embarked on a 2 year advanced course in the restorative and surgical aspects of Implant Dentistry at the University of Sheffield. Having treated patients with Implant Therapy for five years, both in North London, and in Wimpole Street, Central London, Dr Sims decided to further his knowledge by undertaking a Masters Degree in Dental Implantology, which he completed in 2008.

    Dr Sims welcomes referrals for all aspects of Implant Dentistry, from simple single implant cases, to more complicated multi-unit treatments.


  • Mrs Ana Paratustic

    Hygienist GDC No 103696

    Ana studied at Eastman Dental Hospital. She received an award for professionalism from the General Dental Council in 2006. Ana has a special interest is special needs dentistry. Ana also lectured at Eastman Dental Hospital in ‘Dental management of patients with head and neck haemangiomas’.

  • Mrs Justine Frost

    Hygienist GDC No 6251

    Justine has been with the practice since it opened. Justine studied at Eastman Dental Hospital and received her Diploma in Hygiene in 2004. Justine has a keen interest in preventative dentistry and promoting the importance of oral health education.

  • Mrs Sejal Patel

    Hygienist GDC No 151321

    Sejal qualified as a dental hygienist from the Burkhat School of Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy at Eastmans Dental Hospital.
    She has special interests in periodontology and preventative therapy. Sejal regularly attends periodontal symposiums and lectures. Besides working with us, Sejal also works closely with a team of periodontologists at a specialist centre in London.

  • Nazila Teymoori

    Hygienist GDC No 261981

    Nazila graduated from the university of Essex and received her diploma in 2016. She has a special interest in treating nervous patients and changing their negative views and experiences into positive ones.  Nazila has a keen interest in preventative dentistry and promoting the importance of Oral Health Education.

  • Vjosa Islami

    Dental Hygienist / Therapist GDC 133818

    Vjosa successfully completed a 3 year BSc degree in Oral Health Science at Glasgow university and is a qualified dental hygienist and therapist. She has a real passion for preventative dentistry and has excellent patient management skills.

Dental Nurses

  • Ami Nicholson

    Dental Nurse GDC No 208853

    Ami joined the team In 2008. Ami qualified In 2010 having received the NVQ In dental nursing and is a registered Dental Care Professional. Ami is one of our implant coordinators and is currently studying towards a degree in dental hygiene.

  • Ilana Pearl

    Dental Nurse / Receptionist National Certificate in Dental Nursing – 2010 Oral Health Education certificate – Gained in 2014 - GDC No 209405

    Ilana is a very experienced Dental Nurse and Receptionist. She is very popular amongst the patients for her great sense of humour and bubbly personality. Ilana offers great support to our clinical team and reception area whilst also working alongside our practice manager completing various administrative duties.

  • Linda Carty

    Dental Nurse National Diploma in Dental Nursing - Gained in 2013 - GDC No 257532

    Linda is an experienced dental nurse who completed her National Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2013. She has a keen interest in Oral Health Education and Maxillofacial surgery. In the future Linda hopes to study dental hygiene and therapy.

Practice staff

  • Mrs Julie Turk

    Practice Manager

    Julie has over 30 years experience working In dentistry. She has led our team since 2008. Julie Is an exceptionally experienced Practice Manager, who previously has worked as a dental nurse and receptionist. She has various qualifications in IT including a diploma.

  • Kelly Brown

    Receptionist NVQ Level 2 Customer Service

    Kelly is an experienced dental receptionist who joined our practice in 2008. She enjoys interacting with the patients and aims to make every patients visit to the practice as pleasurable and relaxed as possible. Kelly has completed a NVQ level 2 in customer service.