Dr Martin Zhaeentan DDS, DiplmpDent (RCS)
(ENG) Principle dentist
Dr Martin Zhaeentan qualified in 1995 from Karolinska Institute Stockholm, Sweden and has over 16 years experience in general practise. Dr Zhaeetan has a diploma in restorative dentistry at the UCL-Eastman institute and a diploma in implant dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons. With his gentle and most caring approach Dr Zhaeetan is able to put even the most nervous patients at ease.
Dr Chisom Okolo (Nee Adizie) BDS MSc (Rest & Aesth)
Chisom graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2010. She has a special interest in aesthetic dentistry and after two years of further studying she was recently awarded a masters degree in restorative aesthetic dentistry from the University of Manchester. In her spare time she enjoys; travelling , music, art and spending quality time with her family.
Dr Shahnil Patel - BDS, BSc (Hons)
Dr Shahnil Patel qualified from King's College London in 2012.
Many nervous patients are very relaxed with him fixing their dental problems. Shahnil participated in the Paul Tipton Restorative course and can cosmetically straighten teeth with short term orthodontic treatment provided by C-Fast Orthodontics and the Inman Aligner system.
Shahnil is a provider of conscious sedation and can also provide patients with white cosmetic crowns/bridges made and fitted in only one visit using dental advanced CEREC technology.
He is very passionate and committed to providing high quality dentistry and has developed an interest in Implant dentistry. To further himself, he is currently enrolled on the Royal College of Surgeons Diploma in Implant Dentistry. Outside of dentistry he enjoys travelling the world and spending time with his family.
Dr Ayman Al-Sibassi BDS (Hons)
Ayman graduated from King's College University in 2017 with Honours. Since then he has undertaken further training in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at a major trauma, gaining knowledge in complex head and neck surgery and developing his surgical skills. He has also completed a Post-Graduate certificate in Primary Dental Care as well as gaining qualification in the practice of IV sedation to treat anxious patients.
Ayman has a keen interest in all aspects of dentistry and is able to put his patients at ease with his calm manner.
Dr Hemash Shah BDS (Hons)
Hemash cares deeply about dental care, collaborating closely with each of his patients to ensure they maintain healthy teeth and gums for life.
Having qualified from Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry with Honours, Hemash has become a well-respected member of the British dental community. He presents at national and international conferences and has published papers in renowned peer-reviewed journals.
When developing bespoke dental health strategies for his patients, Hemash draws on a broad range of practical experience, from managing tooth wear and minor oral surgical procedures, to rehabilitating cleft and cancer patients. Post-qualification, Hemash spent four years training in restorative dentistry, paediatric dentistry oral and maxillofacial surgery. Other postgraduate achievements include a Diploma in Clinical Education.
- The Dental Faculties of the Royal College of Surgeons
- British Society of Restorative Dentistry
- British Society of Periodontology
Dr Nicole Fernandes BDS, MFDS RCS (Ed)
Nicole qualified from the University of Manchester Dental School in 2015. She is enthusiastic and committed to providing the highest quality treatment and care to her patients. Post-qualification, she has spent 2 years training in tertiary care Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery units enhancing her surgical skills, medical knowledge and management of complicated trauma, cancer and cleft-lip & palate patients.
She is interested in all aspects of dentistry, in particular restorative, endodontics and oral surgery and is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. Nicole is able to put her patients at ease with her calm and friendly demeanour. She always has her patients' best interests at heart, working together with them to find the right balance between their needs and wants whilst achieving the best possible oral health.
In her spare time, she enjoys music, travelling and spending time with family and friends.
Dr Malihah Jilani MChD, BSc (Hons)
Malihah graduated with Distinction from University of Leeds and has a keen interest in all aspects of general dentistry, especially treating nervous patients. Malihah is accustomed to treating many patients with a variety of treatment needs and has a keen interest in Endodontics.
Malihah also particularly enjoys cosmetic dentistry and facial aesthetics, having safely been trained in carrying out Botox and Dermal Fillers. She is also able to provide short term orthodontic treatment by C –Fast Orthodontics and Quick Straight Teeth system.
In her spare time, Malihah enjoys travelling, fitness and spending time with family and friends.
Alicja qualified as a dental Hygienist/Therapist from King’s College Hospital in 2019.
The training provided her with invaluable experience and skill in managing and treating mild to severe periodontal disease. she is very outgoing, empathetic and makes sure that all patients feel at ease during treatment.
In her free time she enjoys sport activities, spending time with friends and family and reading books.
Sheila Shepherd (Practice Manager)
Sheila joined Maxident Clinic in August 2012 and has over thirty years experience working in the dental industry. She started as a dental assistant/Receptionist and soon progressed into practice management.
She has seen many changes in the dental industry and has always believed in delivering the best possible service to patients. She is more than happy to help patients with any questions, queries or concerns they may have regarding their dental treatment including advice on our interest free payment plans.