• Dr Shailesh Patel

    Dentist BDS (London) 1977, LDS, RCS (England) 1978 - GDC 54966

    I am a Senior Associate  at Oasis Dental Care.  I have worked at this practice as a General Dental Practitioner since it opened in 1996.  I have a wealth of experience in NHS and Private Treatment and regularly attends course to keep up to date in latest methods of materials.

    My interests are in Badminton, Golf and enjoy Gardening.

  • Dr Anusha Deshpande

    Dentist (Chopra) BDS (London) 2005, LD, RCS 2010 - GDC 85771

    I am an Associate Dentist at Oasis Dental Care as a General Practitioner since 2007, with a special interest in Cosmetic Dentistry in which I have completed further training.  I have also trained in "Six Month Smile", which is a clear brace system used to straighten adult teeth in six months.  I am popular with children and nervous patients.  I am currently on maternity leave and I shall return February 2016

  • Dr Beatrice Nowak

    Dentist BDS (London) 1978

    I qualified at The Royal London Hospital.  I worked for 13 years as a Community Dental Officer treating mainly children and some special needs groups.  During that time I carried out vocational Training.  I have been in General Practice since 1991.  I joined Oasis Waltham Cross in 2013.  I have experience in a wide range of treatment options and have attended courses to maintain my skills and develop new ones as new treatments become available.  I carry out NHS and Private Treatments.  I also worked for 2 years at an Emergency Service.  I also speak fluent French.

  • Dr Rukshali Purushothaman

    Dentist BDS (Chennai India) 2008, MJDF 2014 - GDC 205203

    After qualifying in India in 2008, I spent a few years there and in the UK as a General Dental Practitioner.  I have a great deal of experience with Phobic Patients especially children.  Although I enjoy all aspects of dentistry, I am particularly interested in the cosmetic side pursuing post graduate courses and training in the field

  • Dr Tommy Tomescu

    Dentist DMD (Bucharest) 2010 - GDC 203679

    After I qualified as a dentist in Romania, I left to pursue a career in the UK working as a General Practitioner.  I worked for two years as an Honorary Clinical Teacher in the Primary Dental Care Department at King's College London Dental Institute and working in the NHS & Private Dental Surgery.  I joined Oasis in April 2015 as a General Practitioner.  I speak fluent English and Romanian, able to understand French, Spanish and Italian.  I have an interest in Swimming and Football also Photography.


  • Shirley Pinner


  • Nahid Adity


Dental Nurses

  • Diane Hall

    Lead Dental Nurse GDC - 134985

    I qualified in as a Dental Nurse in 2007 after 27 years experience in dentistry working in NHS and Private Practices.  I joined this practice in 2005.  I am able to sign in BSL

  • Chrissy Cloutman

    Dental Nurse GDC - 118258

    I have 17 years' experience in chairside assisting before registering with the GDC in 2006.  I joined this practice in 2006

  • Amanda Coudounas

    Dental Nurse GDC 152022

    I qualified as a Dental Nurse in 1981.  I joined this practice in 2011.


  • Jadeen Leon

    Dental Nurse GDC 245477

  • Monika Ghenta

    Dental Nurse GDC 259399

  • Dalia

  • Valentina

Practice staff

  • Tina Barnfield

    Practice Manager GDC - 118116

    I qualified in 1979 RDSA at the Royal Dental Hospital.  I worked in Harley Street at a Private Children Orthodontic Practice for 10 years.  After a career break to raise a family I joined this practice in 2001 working as a Dental Nurse carrying out NHS and Private Treatments.  I then moved on to Reception duties but also continued to nurse as and when required.  I qualified as a Practice Manager in 2011

  • Christine Thompson

    Lead Reception

    I qualified in 1979 RDSA at Tottenham Technical College.  I worked in an NHS Practice before moving to Harley Street for nine years.  In 1986 I attained my Diploma in Dental Health Education.  In 1992 I then ran my own business in Chandlery and Boat Sales for a few years before returning to dentistry but as a Receptionist in 1998 at this practice.  After a career break to raise a family I returned to this practice in 2005.  I returned as a Dental Nurse de-registering in 2012.  I enjoy pottering around in my garden, reading, rugby and golf

  • Karen Joy


    I joined the team at Oasis in July 2015, having worked as a receptionist in a busy A & E Department, I then went on to become a medical staffing co-ordinator managing doctors for the medicine department.  In my spare time I enjoy watching my son playing football and taking long walks with our dog, in the forest

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