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Meet the team

All our dentists, dental therapists, and hygienists are fully qualified and registered with the GDC. They all provide the treatments within their remit, and some have special interests detailed below. We all keep up to date with advances in dental techniques and changes in legislation. We are all here to help our patients have the best possible experience and outcomes from their treatments.

Dentists

Nick Patsias

Nick Patsias

Dentist

B.D.S. L.D.S. R.C.S. GDC:43840
Nick has amassed an enormous amount of experience since setting up the practice with his wife, Polly in 1973. He was in the vanguard of the move towards preventative dentistry, and continues to be ahead of field. He is friendly and straightforward, with an excellent way of helping patients to gain the most effective and appropriate treatment for their individual requirements.

Polly Patsias

Polly Patsias

Dentist

B.D.S. GDC:45657
Polly is beloved by staff and patients alike. She has a wonderful empathy with her patients, and together with Nick, has been the backbone of the practice since the start. She is a warm hearted and effective clinician.

Alex Sayer

Alex Sayer

Dentist

B.D.S. GDC:75026
An experienced general dentist having continually worked in private and NHS practice. Extensive experience with children and nervous patients, particularly enjoys seeing families grow up. Keen interest in minimally invasive dentistry- working with each patient and our team in order to keep the patients’ teeth for as long as possible. Alex has worked at BDC since 2002, she qualified from Guys Hospital in 1998.

Trevor Rogers

Trevor Rogers

Dentist

B.D.S. GDC:58328
A truly gentle gentleman dentist, Trevor has a reassuringly calm nature, reflected in his treatment. Trevor is particularly interested in root canal treatment, and spends a lot of time perfecting his techniques. Out of work he is an avid tennis fan and player, and will usually know the latest ratings and results.

Khalida Ali

Khalida Ali

Dentist

B.D.S. M.S.C. GDC:61742
With a special interest in treating gum (periodontal) disease. She has since obtained her Masters Degree in Restorative Dentistry, and enjoys not only creating beautiful smile makeovers, but also replacing missing teeth with implants as well as other methods. She has great depth of knowledge across dentistry and fantastic treatment results.

Lena Ghosh

Lena Ghosh

Dentist

B.D.S. M.D.S. L.D.S. R.C.S. GCD:66995
Lena has worked at BDC for 22 years, she is vastly experienced, and has a lust for life and learning new techniques. She especially enjoys restorative dentistry. Lena is occasionally able to accept new patients to her list.

Dean Witter

Dean Witter

Dentist

B.D.S. GDC:68318
Dean qualified from the University of Bristol in 1992 and has worked at Beckenham Dental Centre since 2010. A former practice owner, Dean now concentrates on looking after his extensive patient list, with the emphasis on maintaining good oral health and disease prevention.

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Sunny Sharman

Sunny Sharman

Dentist

B.D.S. GDC:230830
Dr Sunny Sharman qualified from the University of the Manchester before moving to London to do his Vocational training and has stayed here ever since!

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Hania Alhussami

Hania Alhussami

Dentist

D.D.S. GDC:139404
Dr Hania Alhussami completed her dentistry statutory exam and vocational training in Nottinghamshire. She then continued to enjoy working in the same busy practice where she completed her vocational training for many years. Hania joined our practice after relocating to South East London in 2015.

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Anastasia Panagiotopoulou

Anastasia Panagiotopoulou

Dentist

B.D.S. GDC:22591
Anastasia is a calm and approachable dentist. She enjoys general dentistry and has special interests in periodontics and is undertaking a Masters Degree in endodontics. Anastasia has completed training in Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry at The Eastman Dental Institute.

Carl De Oliveira

Carl De Oliveira

Dentist

B.D.S. A.K.C. M.F.G.D.P. GDC:74872
I graduated from Kings College, University of London in 1998. I believe in preventative and minimally invasive dentistry and can undertake simple to more complex treatments. The latest dentistry allows treatment to be minimal to preserve and protect tooth structure and work with you if you wish to undertake these modern developments. I have completed consultant-led advanced courses in both Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics (Root Canal) with Aspire Dental Academy. I have completed training and am a registered Master Provider of Fastbraces technology in Orthodontics.

Marica Spykerboer

Marica Spykerboer

Dentist

B.D.S.C Queensland1982 GDC:61407
Marica has been with this practice for over 30yrs. She has an interest in cosmetic orthodontic cases, being accredited ‘Clearstep’ (TM) provider. She has a calm manner and deals especially well with nervous patients. Marica keeps up to date with latest research and techniques, always with her patients interests at heart.

Dentist with a special interest in oral surgery

Andy Hawkesford

Andy Hawkesford

Dentist & Oral Surgeon

B.D.S. M.B.B.S. M.B.B.S GDC:63025

Eleni Besi

Eleni Besi

Dentist & Oral Surgeon

B.D.D. D.D.S. M.F.D.S. R.C.S.E.D.
M.S.C. (O.M.F.S.), P.Cert. (Implantology) GDC:190344

Hygienists

Abby Leigh

Abby Leigh

Hygienist

E.D.H. GDC:6532

Debbie Jasper

Debbie Jasper

Hygienist

E.D.H. GDC:3080

Vicky Mansfield

Vicky Mansfield

Hygienist

E.D.H. GDC:3931

Holly Clark

Holly Clark

Hygienist & Dental Therapist

B.S.C. GDC:197394

Practice Manager

Julie Fincham

Julie Fincham


Receptionists

Susan

Susan


Sharon

Sharon


Vicky

Vicky


Maria

Maria


For more information about our team or book an appointment call 0208 650 1209