Ahmed Babikir BDS Lond 2010
BSc 2006 (Hons), PgDip in Dental Education (U of Beds)
Ahmed qualified from King's College Dental Institute, London having previously gained an honours degree in biomedical sciences. He is currently a joint postgraduate dental trainer with Vinika Patel.
Ahmed is involved in postgraduate teaching for both general dental practitioners as well as dental foundation trainees. He has successfully completed a Post graduate Diploma in Dental Education at the University of Bedfordshire and is now undertaking a Masters degree in dental education.
Vinika Patel BDS Birm 2012
MJDF RCS Eng, GDL (U of Nottingham), PgCert in Dental Education (U of Beds)
Vinika qualified from Birmingham Dental School in 2012. She completed her dental foundation training in London and has worked both in general dental practice as well as in hospital since then. She has obtained further postgraduate training at Kings College Hospital London, in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Intravenous sedation, relative analgesia, dental emergencies, paediatric trauma and the management of nervous patients.
Vinika has also successfully completed a second degree in law at Nottingham University as well as obtaining a PgCert in Dental Education course at the University of Bedfordshire.
She brings with her extensive experience of oral surgery gained while working in the maxillo-facial department of Kings College Hospital.
Vinika is currently an approved Health Education England postgraduate dental foundation trainer. She speaks Gujerati as a second language.
Cristina Parenti BDS Birm 2015
MJDF RCS Eng, PgCert in Dental Ed (U of Beds)
Cristina qualified from Birmingham Dental School in 2015 and completed her foundation training at Watford Road Dental practice. During her foundation year she was awarded the North Central London Dental Foundation Case presentation prize in 2016. Cristina enjoys all aspects of general dental practice, with a particular interest in endodontics, which she hopes to pursue in further postgraduate courses over the coming years. She is passionate about seeing her patients grow in confidence and leave the surgery with a positive experience and impression of the dental profession. Cristina has successfully completed her PgCert in Dental Education at the University of Bedfordshire. She is currently an approved HEE educational supervisor as well as working part time in hospital, gaining invaluable oral surgery and endodontic experience.She works part time at the practice and is fluent in Italian.
Shradha Patel BDS Birm 2016
MJDF RCS Eng
Shradha qualified from Birmingham Dental School in 2016 and has worked as part of our team since then. Her calm, empathetic and through approach has gained her a loyal following at our practice. She was awarded the North Central London Dental Foundation prize for best case presentation in 2017 as well as gaining prizes for two of her poster presentations. Shradha is currently working in hospital gaining further oral surgery experience. Appointments with Shradha are available Mondays and also by prior notice on Saturdays. She is fluent in Gujerati.
Mrs Fatimeh Shimirty BDS Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) 2017