Meet The Team

Dr Mahesh Patel (BEng, BDS Guys Hospital)  Principal Dentist, GDC no: 78227

Mahesh first became a Electronic Engineer in 1993 and then went on to study dentistry. He qualified from Guys Hospital in London in the summer of 2000. He has worked in general practice since then. He enjoys doing Smile makeovers and has performed many in his 16 years as a dentist. He is a keen sports man with particular interest in Football, Tennis & recently has found a passion for the game of Golf. He aslo enjoys going to his local riverside virgin active health club in Northwood. He is a supporter of Arsenal Football club. He is married to Preeyam and has two lovely girls who keep him on his toes!!!!

Dr Preeyam Amin (BDS Guys Hospital) Principal Dentist, GDC no: 78150

Preeyam is joint Principal of inspire dental care with Mahesh. She also qualified from Guys Hospital.  Preeyam has a special interest in Periodontal treatment and Pain management. She is very good with anxious patients and children. In her spare time she enjoys looking after her two children and going to the gym.

Dr Prashant Naik (BDS Lon, BSc,DipImpDent RCS Eng) Associate Dentist, GDC no:103542

Prash qualified with distinction from The London Hospital in 2006, with a first class BSc, having won several awards and prizes, most notably the BDS/Dentsply Student Clinician of the year 2005. He represented the UK at the ADA conference in the US and is an honorary member of SCADA. He is a member of the British Dental Association and Association of Dental Implantologists.

After his training year, he spent a year at Luton and Dunstable hospital, working as a junior Oral-Maxillofacial Surgeon in order to improve his diagnostic, clinical and surgical skills. He is continually aiming to improve his abilities and knowledge and has completed several courses since qualifying. He is able to practice sedation for nervous patients, is a certified Inman, Invisalign and Fastbraces orthodontic practitioner and has completed the prestigious diploma in implant dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

He enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is known to be a perfectionist; whether it is a small filling or a full mouth implant treatment. He has a special interest in cosmetic, orthodontic, surgical and implant dentistry and can undertake complicated sinus and bone augmentation procedures for people who don’t have enough initial bone for implant treatment.

Away from work, he enjoys spending time with his young family, travelling and playing football. He follows all sports, and is especially enthusiastic about football and cricket and is a avid Liverpool supporter.

Dr Rajiv Patel-BDS (Lon),Associate Dentist, GDC no:153621

Rajiv graduated from King’s College London in 2008, he comes with a wealth of experience in hospital, community and general dentistry.

In 2010, Rajiv obtained his membership of the Joint Dental Faculties from the Royal College of Surgeons in England. Furthermore, he completed a Certificate in ‘Cosmetic and Contemporary Restorative Dentistry’ the same year.

Rajiv is also an accredited dentist for the cosmetic brace system, 6-Month Smiles. These tooth-coloured, short-term braces provide a fantastic alternative to conventional metal braces to straightening teeth. He is also able to straighten teeth with the ever popular invisalign system which involves no train track like braces.

In addition, Rajiv is currently training for a Masters in Implant Dentistry at the University of Warwick.

Rajiv loves the variety of work in general practice and does his utmost to ensure that visits are as positive, relaxed and comfortable as possible. Because of this he has developed a large and loyal group of patients here at Inspire Dental Care.

Outside of work, Rajiv enjoys the outdoors, traveling and socialising. He loves sport, specifically golf and football.

Dr Anish Patel (BDS) Associate Dentist, GDC no:177508

Anish graduated from the Kings College London Dental Institute and we are delighted to have him at the practice, along with his experience in hospital, surgical and general dentistry.

Since graduation Anish has obtained his Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties from the Royal College of Surgeons in London. This underlines his enthusiasm to maintain an up to date knowledge of the latest developments and guidelines within dentistry.

Anish's enthusiasm for advanced surgical dentistry led him to train at the Oral and Maxillofacial surgery department in the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford.

During this post his passion for research and development enabled him to achieve a publication of his work in a well known dental journal. Anish was delighted with the opportunity to further his professional training by studying for his Diploma in Implantology at the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute. He currently works in many clinics around London performing general and Implant Dentistry to the highest standards. Anish has also attended many postgraduate courses studying the fine arts of cosmetic dentistry. This ranges from cosmetic orthodontic treatment to veneers and smile makeovers.

Anish looks forward to providing the highest level of dental care to all his patients, and would be happy to chat through the advantages of all the treatments he can offer, and how they could dramatically change the way you smile and even the way you live.

Mrs Archna Patel Senior Hygienist, CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1992, GDC no: 4239

Archna is our very experienced hygienist. She trained in the British dental army corporation in Aldershot in 1992. She is a member of the British dental hygiene and therapy. Member of the British Dental hygienist association(BDHA).

Archna has a gentle effective approach in practising treatment with an emphasis on patient education and prevention.

She works with both general hygiene patients and specialist periodontal and implant care patients. She can also carry out tooth whitening treatments.

She is married with 2 children. In her spare time she enjoys gymnastics,travelling and Baking.

Mrs Samira Abasheikh Hygienist, Dip Dent Hygiene RCS Eng 2012, GDC no: 229159

Graduated as a Dental Hygienist from the Eastman Dental Institute (2012), she also has a Biomedical Science degree from the University of Westminster (2006). I am interested in treating patients with periodontal disease, as well as promoting good oral hygiene. Samira's personal interests include swimming, travelling and reading.

.Mr Shabbar Juma (NEBDN 2010)  Dental Nurse, GDC no: 207550

Shabbar qualified as a Dental Nurse in 2010 after undergoing the National Certificate course for Dental Nurse by Harriet Ellis Training London, UK. He has been working as a Dental Nurse since then.

He has a professional and sympathetic approach to patients and enjoys assisting the Dentists with their treatment. He is able to relate well to people, including children and those with special needs and also has good team work skills.

. Mrs Renata Gala-Coxon Senior Receptionist

"Renata has recently joined our team. She was born and educated in Poland where, after university graduation gaining a MA of Arts, in English Philology, she worked as a teacher for some years.

In the UK Renata’s career has been in the dental environment and she managed The Orthodontic Practice – Orthoplus  for 12 years. Her years of experience in orthodontics means she can advice patients on the various types and benefits of modern orthodontic treatments available in our practice.

In her free time Renata likes visiting art galleries and going to the Theatre.  She loves cooking and feels there is nothing better than chatting with friends and enjoying nice food.

Mrs Tejal Patel (LLB) Part time Receptionist

Tejal is Preeyam's sister and is our helper outer when you need a spare pair of hands. Tejal is a busy mum with two lovely daughters. In her spare time she likes to go walking and cycling. Tejal enjoys and participates in  voluntary charity work regularly.