Mehul qualified from King’s College London University in 2013. Following graduation completed a year working in the Oral and Maxillofacial team in Luton and Dunstable. This post has given Mehul the skills to deal with complex surgical treatments as well as allowing him to be able to identify a number of oral diseases.
Mehul has completed his Diploma of the Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and has been working as a general dentist for a number of years.
In 2017, Mehul started an extensive three-year Periodontology Specialist training at Queen Mary's Dental Hospital, which he has now completed and is awaiting his inclusion onto the specialist list in the new year.
He is passionate about periodontology and the important role it plays in the oral and general health of patients. He is committed to providing high quality treatment and wants all his patients to feel happy and confident with their teeth and gums. His practice is limited to periodontal treatment and implant treatment.
Rakhee Vekaria qualified from Leeds University in 2013 and received her Fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons in October 2014.
Dr. Vekaria has trained under Professor Hilt Tatum in placing implants, a fixed solution to missing teeth. She is also an orthodontic practitioner using clear removable aligners(Invisalign) and is currently completing her Diploma in orthodontic clear aligner Therapy.
She has completed a year course in advanced aesthetics (Aspire advanced restorative course) and aims to provide high quality aesthetic work to all her patients creating their perfect smile.
Suleman is a highly qualified and experienced cosmetic and implant dentist with a particular focus on conservative restorative methods. He takes a holistic approach to patient care and passionately believes that nothing is better than a patient’s own tooth. He has a meticulous and gentle style of working, and has consistently impressed patients by creating a relaxed and friendly atmosphere during their visits.
Dr Gillan qualified from Barts and The Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry. After qualifying he took an early interest in Oral Surgery and Sedation for nervous patients and worked with the Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service in Manchester. Following this he completed a senior house officer post in Maxillofacial surgery at North Manchester General Hospital and gained membership to the Faculty of Dental Surgeons at the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons. Suleman has practiced internationally and has a coveted Diploma in Implantology at the world renowned Eastman Institute in London.
Suleman enjoys music, design and architecture. He is also passionate about the natural world and is a keen sportsman.
Sanjay qualified BDS from Manchester in 1991 where he stayed until 2004. He gained an MSc in Endodontics from the university whilst working in general dental practice where he began to accept referrals. He moved to London to undertake the full-time specialist training at the Eastman Dental Institute and was awarded his MClinDent in Endodontology. He passed the MRD RCSEd examination and was admitted onto the GDC specialist list in endodontics.
He divides his time accepting endodontic referrals in private practice and working at the Eastman Dental Hospital as an Honorary Clinical Teacher.
Qualified from Guy’s Hospital with honours in 2000. Post-graduate qualifications in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and Restorative Dentistry gaining a Fellowship to RCS (Eng.). Further studies leading to MSc and acceptance to the specialist orthodontist list (M Orth.) RCS Eng. 2006.
Nick is an experienced user of different types of aesthetic brace systems such as Invisalign, ceramic braces (Clarity) and Lingual Braces (Incognito). He also is accredited in the use of Temporary Anchorage Devices (TAD’S) which are used in conjunction with braces to reduce treatment times.
Meera was inspired by to become a dentist having observed her father from an early age, Dr Balwant Vekaria and feels privileged to now be a co-owner of this beautiful dental practice; London City Smiles.
Dr. Joseph Sherlock is a Consultant Orthodontist. As a Consultant he has extensive training and experience in the management of all orthodontic problems in both adults and children.
Dr. Sherlock has trained at some of the top institutions in the UK, including Kings College London, from which he gained his speciality training in orthodontics.
Dr. Sherlock is a fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of England, he is a member of the British Orthodontic Society and is on the orthodontic specialist list at The General Dental Council of The United Kingdom.
Jay graduated from Guys and St Thomas’s Hospital, London in 2000.
He has more than 15 years experience in practice providing general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry.
He is continually advancing his skills and knowledge to deliver the highest quality and a variety of dental treatments for his patients.
Jay has a calm and relaxed personality and is excellent at communicating to all his patients.
He is always professional, puts his patients at ease and delivers the treatment in a caring and gentle manner.
As well as educating our patients to maintain and improve their oral health, Jay specialises in cosmetic dentistry which includes teeth whitening, cosmetic fillings and smile makeovers (involving veneers and crowns).
Jay also provides treatment for straightening teeth using cosmetic clear braces (aligners). This has been popular over the last 10 years and an alternative to traditional fixed braces.