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We have an extremely experienced and multidisciplinary clinical team, all of whom are committed to providing the very best care for patients and their families. We pride ourselves on giving you the first-class care you need to keep your smile healthy and look forward to building a relationship with you.

View our team to find out just what makes us stand out above the rest!

 Paul Tweddell  Nadia Danes – Gharbaoui  Mihir Shah  Kamal Akbar  Behzad Manzoor  Rajan Patel  Syed Shah  Kashif Mirza  Risha Hussain  Sophie Hughes  Andrea Crosse  Sonia Jones  Jurinda Ramanauskiene  Rachelle Peel  Rachel Leigh  Sui Ho  Diane Milligan  Sirjana Lama  Brooke Fryer  Grace Emmerton  Sushma Limbu


Paul Tweddell

Paul Tweddell

General & Sedation Dentist

Paul qualified from the University of Liverpool in 2002 and then spent a year in Vocational Training within general dental practice and joined Barming Dental Centre in 2009.

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Nadia Danes – Gharbaoui

Nadia Danes – Gharbaoui

Dentist

Nadia trained at Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Hospital and qualified in 2008. In her final year at university she was awarded the Maurice Wohl Prize for demonstrating exceptional standards of clinical proficiency, teamwork and overall patient care. She is currently enhancing her clinical skills by undertaking a post graduate course in restorative dentistry.

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Mihir Shah

Mihir Shah

General & Aesthetic Dentist

Mihir qualified from the University of Leeds and has been working in general dental practice for the last few years. He has gained a post-graduate certificate (PG Cert) within Primary Dental care and has completed the 1 Year Certificate within Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry by world renowned dentist Christopher Orr.

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Kamal Akbar

Kamal Akbar

Dentist

Kam is a highly experienced, ethical dentist with immaculate chairside manners. He has passion for dentistry and is also a trainer for newly qualified dentists with the London Deanery. Kam was awarded the inaugural Maurice B Rothschild award for excellence in endodontics (Root canal treatments).

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Behzad Manzoor

Behzad Manzoor

Implant & Aesthetic Dentist

Behzad received Implant Dentistry training from Guy’s Hospital. He passed his MSc with distinction (one of the highest qualifications in Implant dentistry available in the UK). Behzad is the principal dentist at Barming Dental Centre and Thorndike Implant and Dental Care. He works for several practices in London as leading implant dentist.

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Rajan Patel

Rajan Patel

Implant & Oral Surgery Special Interest Dentist

Raj possesses impeccable expertise in surgical-based dentistry, ranging from facial trauma to surgical removal of wisdom teeth.

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Syed Shah

Syed Shah

Endodontic Special Interest Dentist

Syed has conservative approach in dentistry. He is experienced and highly skilled in saving teeth by providing root canal treatment and has a special interest in advanced dentistry, particularly Cerec digital restorations. Syed is also a recognised vocational trainer and throughout each year he supervises newly qualified dentists appointed at our sister practice.

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Kashif Mirza

Kashif Mirza

Orthodontic Special Interest Dentist

Kashif graduated in 1996. He has practice limited to orthodontics (braces) and treats patients in London, Kent, Hampshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. Kashif is proud to say that he has given several patients an amazing smile. His patients agree that straight teeth and smile has boosted their self-esteem and confidence levels.

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Risha Hussain

Risha Hussain

Cosmetic & Facial Aesthetic Special Interest Dentist

Having graduated in 2008, Risha Hussain has been practising as a general dentist with a special interest in cosmetic dentistry and facial aesthetics. She has completed advanced training programme in cosmetic dentistry from New York University. She has a keen interest in facial aesthetics and has worked for corporate clinics in London where she regularly performs all 18 Basic and Advanced Botox & Dermal Filler procedures.

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Sophie Hughes

Sophie Hughes

Practice Manager

Sophie joined Barming Dental Centre in September 2015, having more than 8 years’ experience in private and NHS sector dentistry.

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Andrea Crosse

Andrea Crosse

Treatment & Marketing Co-ordinator

Andrea moved to Barming Dental Centre from our sister practice Thorndike Dental Practice in 2015 and brings with her over 25 years’ experience within all aspects of the dental environment. She gained her Dental Nursing qualification in 2013 and has worked in both NHS and private practice. With her strong background in exemplary customer service skills and a special interest in holistic therapy, she is mindful of patients’ individual needs and has the natural ability to calm and reassure those with dental phobia.

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Sonia Jones

Sonia Jones

Lead Receptionist

Sonia has a wealth of experience within the dental field, having worked as both dental nurse and receptionist for over 15 years and with her friendly and courteous approach, she delivers impeccable customer service, ensuring both new and existing patients feel welcome and at ease.

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Jurinda Ramanauskiene

Jurinda Ramanauskiene

Dental Therapist/Hygienist

Jurinda graduated in Lithuania with a Bachelor’s Degree in Educology – Child Pedagogy in 2006. Once she settled in the UK, she decided to train in a new career and started working as a Dental Nurse. After gaining a qualification as a Dental Nurse in 2008, Jurinda developed her skills and knowledge further by working in a private&NHS practices and later Eastman’s Dental Hospital.

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Rachelle Peel

Rachelle Peel

Dental Hygienist
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Rachel Leigh

Rachel Leigh

Dental Therapist/Hygienist
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Sui Ho

Sui Ho

Registered Lead Dental Nurse
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Diane Milligan

Diane Milligan

Registered Dental Nurse
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Sirjana Lama

Sirjana Lama

Registered Dental Nurse
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Brooke Fryer

Brooke Fryer

Trainee Dental Nurse
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Grace Emmerton

Grace Emmerton

Trainee Dental Nurse
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Sushma Limbu

Sushma Limbu

Registered Dental Nurse
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