Dentists

All our dentists adhere to the strict guidelines governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) “Standards for Dental Professionals”.

Our team of dentists and their support staff are committed to creating a friendly and personal environment while providing high quality dental treatment. We welcome new patients both on the NHS and privately.

Vijay Gohil

Vijay Gohil

  • Dentist
  • BDS Lpool 2010, MJDF RCS Eng
  • GDC: 191900

Vijay qualified in 2010 from Liverpool University Dental School. Following graduation he worked in general dental practice and held hospital posts in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, dealing with Oral medicine, Surgical dentistry and Orthodontics. He has subsequently achieved his Diploma of the Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. His interests include minimally invasive, aesthetic dentistry. He has undertaken multiple aesthetic training programmes to further his skills in the cosmetic field. He is now a certified Invisalign Go Provider. Vijay has worked at the Studental for over 5 years and is a valued member of the team. Outside of dentistry Vijay is passionate about sports and enjoys cycling.

Pranay Patel

Pranay Patel

  • Dentist
  • Specialist in Prosthodontics
  • BDS Cardiff 2010
  • GDC: 194513

Pranay qualified in 2010 from Cardiff University dental school. He then went on to work in general dental practice and in an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department. Pranay has achieved his Diploma of the Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Currently he is carrying out an MClindent Prosthodontic course dealing with crowns, dentures, bridges and implant restorations so as to become a specialist in prosthodontics.

Mehul Patel

Mehul Patel

  • Dentist
  • BDS Lond 2013
  • GDC: 244850

Mehul qualified from King’s College London University and now works full time at the practice. Following graduation Mehul has worked at a local NHS dental practice and more recently has 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 is currently in the process of completing his Diploma of the Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Mehul endeavours to provide ethical and high quality dentistry to all his patients. His particular interests lie in oral surgery and periodontal treatment.

Juni Gurung

Juni Gurung

  • Dentist
  • BDS Peninsula Dental School 2016
  • BDS BEng (Dental Materials) Hons (Queen Mary, University of London)
  • GDC: 264555

Juni started her dental degree studying for an Honours degree in Dental Materials at Queen Mary University, London. While there, she developed interests in Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry through her research into air abrasion (dental care without a drill). She went on to attain her dental degree from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, Plymouth. A highlight of her University career was the opportunity to provide dental healthcare in South America, working in resource limited conditions serving less privileged communities. Following graduation, she worked in a busy mixed (NHS and private) practice Aberystwyth, Wales.
Outside of work she enjoys going to the gym and learning about other cultures through travel and food.

Imran Bashir

Imran Bashir

  • Dentist
  • BDS Lond 2010
  • GDC: 194073

Imran qualified with Honours from Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2010. Following graduation he was keen to develop his skills and went on to achieve his Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2012. Having worked in general dental practice in Oxfordshire for a number of years, Imran strives to achieve the best outcomes for each and every patient he treats, and continues to develop professionally at every opportunity. Most recently in 2015, Imran completed a Comprehensive Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry Course, in Harley Street, London.

Outside of dentistry, Imran has a passion for travelling, and has just spent a year fulfilling a lifelong dream of travelling the world, as well as mountaineering in the Himalayas, and summiting a number of 20,000+ ft peaks. This also gave a great opportunity to practice his love of photography.

 

Shiraly Patel

Shiraly Patel

  • Dentist
  • BDS Manc 2009
  • GDC: 185820

Shiraly qualified in 2009 from Manchester University Dental School . Following graduation, she has worked in general dental practices in Essex and London and she has recently completed a Masters degree in Restorative Dental Practice at the Eastman Dental Institute, University College London. She is highly committed to keeping up to date and enhancing her skills and regularly attends courses to further her professional development to provide the best care for her patients. Shiraly enjoys all aspects of general practice and is a fervent advocate of preventative dentistry. She endeavours on providing ethical, high quality and pain free treatment and is especially interested in orthodontics and restorative dentistry, particularly minimally invasive aesthetic dentistry.

In her free time, she enjoys maintaining a healthy lifestyle and likes to be active and keep fit. She also has a keen interest in cooking, exploring the world and is an avid reader.

 

Catherine Hart

Catherine Hart

  • Dentist
  • BDS Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) 2016
  • GDC: 265503

Catherine graduated from Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2016 and then went on to complete her foundation training in general practice in Northampton. Before joining the Studental team, she spent a year working with the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department at Oxford University Hospitals, improving her surgical skills and management of complex patients. She has also achieved her Diploma of the Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow.

Catherine is passionate about providing the best, ethical dentistry for her patients and enjoys going on courses to learn the latest techniques. She particularly enjoys getting know her patients and helping them to overcome any anxiety they may have about treatment.

Matthew Emmott

Matthew Emmott

  • Implants
  • MFGDP(UK) RCS Eng 2001, BChD Leeds 1991
  • GDC: 67071

Matthew has been practicing dentistry for the last twenty five years. During this period, he has undertaken many training courses in advanced restorative dentistry. For the last fifteen years he has developed a special interest in dental implants.
Matthew completed the MFGDP(UK) of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2001, and The Advanced Diploma of Implant Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2012.
Matthew is experienced in all aspects of implant dentistry, providing for single dental implant solutions to complex and full jaw cases. Matthew is experienced in providing the full range of supporting procedures, such as bone grafting, soft tissue grafts and sinus lifts.
A lot of Matthew’s work is associated with placement and immediate restoration of implants, particularly involving computer guided surgery and full jaw reconstruction.
Matthew is involved in teaching and mentoring of dental surgeons starting out in implant dentistry.

William Page

William Page

  • Dental Therapist/Hygienist
  • BSc Oral Health Science Manc 2012
  • GDC: 228390

Will qualified with an Honours degree from The University of Manchester in 2012 and moved to Oxfordshire to complete a vocational training scheme to supplement his clinical skills. Will works at Studental as a:

  • Dental Therapist – Providing NHS and private fillings, tooth whitening and preventative treatments
  • Dental Hygienist – Providing private cosmetic teeth cleaning, NHS periodontal (gum) treatment and oral health advice

He especially enjoys educating patients on improving their oral health through achievable goals and enhancing aesthetics to help create beautiful healthy smiles. Will is keen on running, football and playing the piano.

Please see “Hygienist Services” in our Treatments section for more information.