Shaimil is a highly experienced, specialist Diamond Apex Tier Invisalign provider and has treated over 1000 cases to date. He has carried out extensive training alongside a leading orthodontist in central London and is continuing to further advance his skillset by undertaking a diploma in Clear Aligner Therapy endorsed by world leading Align Technology with the City of London Dental School.
Transforming patient’s smiles and more importantly boosting their confidence has always been the most rewarding part of Shaimil’s job.
He is dedicated to ensuring his patients have beautiful teeth that not only look great but are healthy, working with the ethos of providing gentle, non-invasive dentistry to maintain patients’ natural teeth and smile.
He carries out his work with the utmost care and professionalism, and prides himself in being a perfectionist. He has a no compromise approach, using only the highest quality of materials leading to incredible results.
Dr Akshay has a keen interest in fulfilling life-changing and bespoke cosmetic treatment. Giving each and every patient a harmonious smile to suit their needs is what he strives to achieve.
Invisalign is the cornerstone of his treatment philosophy; to safely move teeth into their ideal and optimum positions. Combining this with teeth whitening and composite bonding to enhance a beautiful result is what enables Akshay to take smile makeovers to the next level.
In 2019 he completed the prestigious Aesthetic and Restorative yearlong dental course taught by industry-leading Dr Chris Orr, and regularly undergoes training to keep knowledge and skills up to date.
Head on over to his Instagram page (@dr_akshayshah) to see examples of his work!
Dr. Tuba Pishgharavol graduated from King’s College London and has worked in various dental practices in South west London in addition to spending a year in the maxillofacial department of the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead.
Tuba also has a MJDF qualification from the Royal College of Surgeons (England). She always listens to patients and tries to meet their needs. In particular, she works well with anxious patients due to her calm and reassuring nature and willingness to understand their fears.
Tuba believes in minimally invasive dentistry and stays up to date with new courses and techniques in an attempt to try and save the patient’s natural teeth as much as possible. Most notably, Tuba has completed the year long PG Certification with Paul Tipton in advanced restorative dentistry. She also enjoys cosmetic treatment and giving patients the confidence to smile again.
Shivali graduated from King’s College London with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2015 and completed the Membership of Joint Dental Faculties qualification in 2017. Following this she completed a year of Dental Core Training at Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery.
She has a keen interest in cosmetic and restorative dentistry and is certified in providing minimally invasive treatments such as Invisalign and SmileFast composite bonding.
Over the past years, her interest in combining adult orthodontics with cosmetic and restorative treatment has grown, leading her to embark on post graduate diplomas in Advanced Operative Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry and Aligner Therapy.
In her spare time, Shivali’s interests include Classical Indian dancing (‘Bharatnatyam’), keeping fit and travelling.
Sophie is very passionate about her profession. Having spent 10 years working as a dental nurse, she is proud to have recently graduated from University of Manchester as a Dental Therapist.
Sophie has a gentle and caring nature and strives to provide the highest possible care by adjusting treatment to the patient’s individual needs. At Zen Dental, we hope to provide a professional, relaxing experience, with positive oral health outcomes.
She has a keen interest in oral health prevention and periodontal disease management, she will provide you with tailored advice to enable you to keep your teeth and gums healthy in between appointments.
As well providing hygiene treatment, Sophie can carry out examinations, radiographs, fillings, stain removal, whitening and more.
Sophie is originally from the Lake District and likes to visit her family and friends regularly and enjoys being a mum to her 1-year-old son, Roman.
Libby is our wonderful dental nurse. She has a friendly and kind personality that puts patients at ease in the surgery.
She is an integral part of our team assisting our dentists and making sure that our patients have a ‘Zen’ experience.
In her free time Libby enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.