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Dentist in Oxford Road, Reading

Our Team

GDC

All our dentists adhere to the rules governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".

Dentist

Amritpal Singh Ahluwalia BDS (Lond) 2007

GDC No. 115615

Upon qualifying from Kings College, London, Dr Ahluwalia completed his Vocational Training through Charing Cross Postgraduate Deanery. He practices all aspects of General Dentistry and has a particular interest in Preventative Dentistry and Oral Surgery.

Dr Ahluwalia is a member of the BDA, and is a valued member of the team.

Languages spoken: English, and Punjabi

 

Francisco Amorim LMD (Oporto Portugal) 2007

GDC No. 164015

Dr Amorim obtained his LMD from Portugal in 2007, whereupon he undertook the position of Associate Dentist in Clinica Parque Da Cidade (Oporto). Amongst his interest in General and aesthetic Dentistry, Dr Amorim is keen to further his studies in Orthodontics.

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, and Portuguese

 

Megha Gupta BDS Maharashtra Uni of Health Sci 2007
Statutory Exam 2009

GDC No. 174023

Dr Gupta enjoys all aspects of general dentistry.

Languages spoken: Hindi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Marathi, and Urdu.

 

Robin William Hanna BDS (Glasgow) 2003

GDC No. 82068

Dr Hanna practices Private Dentistry, and although he enjoys all aspects of General Dentistry, he has a keen interest in implants, crown and bridge work, and cosmetic dentistry.

 

Mariana Pessoa LMD (Portugal ) 2005.

GDC No. 209532

Mariana worked in Portugal as a general dentist with a special interest in Orthodontics, before joining the Practice in 2012. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry but has a special interest in Orthodontics and Aesthetic dentistry.

 

Puvneet Ahuja BDS Lond 2011 MJDF RCS (Eng)

GDC No. 212268

Puvneet qualified from The Royal London Dental Hospital in 2011 and received an undergraduate prize for Outstanding Clinical Excellence. She completed her vocation training within the Oxford Deanery, followed by a post at the Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth in the Maxillo Facial Department. Here she further developed her knowledge and skills of oral surgery and emergency dental care.

Puvneet has a friendly, caring and ethical manner towards her patients. She has a keen interest in endodontic and preventative dentistry.

 

Shabnam Bakhtar DDS Tabriz University of Medical Science 1999
Statutory Exam 2008

GDC No. 155945

Shabnam qualified from Tabriz University of Medical Science in 1999 and enjoys all aspects of dentistry having a special interest in Aesthetics and Restorative dentistry. She has been a member of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow since 2010.

 

Zivile Vaicikonyte D Dent Vilius 2006

GDC No. 123304

Zivile graduated in 2006 from Vilnius University ( Lithuania ). Since 2008 she is working as a general dentist in England. She recently has obtained MSc degree in Periodontology. Zivile enjoys all aspects of dentistry with a particular interest in preventative care and periodontal health.

 

Dorina Contor DMD Bucharest 1998

GDC No. 261519

Dorina qualified in 1998 and has been working in dentistry since then. Dorina enjoys all restorative and surgical procedures taking prde in her work and likes to create a relaxed environment for her patients.

 

Kanika Kohil BDS Himachal Pradesh 2008 Stat exam 2014

GDC No. 251486

Kanika qualified from Himachal Pradesh and enjoys all aspect of dentistry and has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry.

Kanika also loves treating children. In her spare time Kanika enjoys travelling and exploring new places.

 

Samira Ashrad BDS Sheffield 2009

GDC No. 177499

Dr Samira Ashrad graduated from Charles Clifford Dental Hospital in Sheffield in 2009.

Samira went on to complete her vocational training post in East Yorkshire, where she gained a wealth of insight in treating patients under the NHS.

Samira has always had a keen academic interest and sat the MJDF examinations in London in 2012. She has been awarded the MJDF title; by the Royal College of Surgeons in London. This has further enhanced her knowledge and skills.

Samira enjoys all aspects of NHS and private dentistry.

 

Sunena Patel BDS London 2010

GDC No. 193431

Dr Sunena Patel qualified from King's College London in 2010 and has since worked as a General Dental Practitioner. Sunena enjoys all aspects of dentistry but particularly working with nervous patients helping to build their confidence. Sunena understands the importance of a patients smile and has trained as an Invisalign provider.

Outside dentistry Sunena likes baking, visiting new places and spending time with family and friends.

 

Sonia Santos Morais Lic Odont Madrid 2003

GDC No. 82620

Dr Sonia Santos Morais qualified from Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain in 2002 and spent 3 months training in Sheffield prior. She has been working as a dentist in the UK since 2003.

Sonia provides general dental treatment for both adults and children to the highest possible standard. She has an interest in cosmetic dentistry and provides Invisalign orthodontic treatment.

As a Spaniard, she is a native Spanish speaker as well as a fluent English speaker.

 

Oral Surgeons

Ihab Mohamed-Hashem BDS Alexandria 1988, FDS RCS Eng 1997, Statutory Exam 2004

Speciality: Oral Surgery
GDC No. 83098

Dr Hasham graduated from Alexandria University (Egypt) in 1998, obtained FDSRCS (Eng) in August 1997, ATLS IN April 2000, CCST Oral Surgery committee in March 2001 (education and training).

Professional memberships include: Members and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Members of the British Association of Oral Surgeons, Member of the British Association of Dental Implantologists, Member of the Egyptian Dental Syndicate.

Dr Hasham has a wealth of experience in Minor Oral Surgery, spanning 23 years, with patient care being paramount.

 

Dr Manas Mishra BDS Calcutta 1988, FDS RCS Eng 2000,Statutory Exam 2003

Speciality: Oral Surgery
GDC No. 82794

Dr Mishra has practiced as an Oral Surgeon since 2000. His experience is wide in all aspects of Dentistry & Oral & Maxillofacial surgery. As well as practicing at Inspire Dental Reading he is also a consultant at Heatherwood & Wexham Park Hospital. He also is an active committee member within the local NHS area team.

Dr Mishra has had several articles published.

 

Hygienists

Emily Aspinal Dip Dent Hygiene & Therapy RCS Eng 2012

GDC No. 160509

Emily is enthusiastic and passionate about working and helping people. She enjoys Paediatric dentistry and working with clients with special needs.

In her spare time Emily enjoys travelling, voluntary work and referees youth football at the weekends.

 

Lindsey Rose CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1990

GDC No. 3924

Lindsey has had 30 years' experience in dentistry and qualified as a hygienist at Charles Clifford Hospital Sheffield in 1990. She especially enjoys working with nervous patients. She has a genuine approachable personality.

 

Ashwini Bhalerao BDS Maharashtra Uni of Health & Science 2011 Stat exam 2016

GDC No. 257304

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Practice Manager

Janet Jones VDNC Practice manager GDC registered Dental Nurse

Janet has worked at the practice for over 9 years, gaining experience in all aspects of the business. Janet aims to build and maintain a team with high standards and offer an excellent service to all our patients.

She became registered with the GDC in 2009 and enjoys all aspects of dentistry. Janet is particularly interested in surgical procedures and Implantology.