Dr Jashan Jethwa
BDS, MSc (Implantology) MFGDP (UK) MJDF MCGDent PgCert (Dental Education) GDC:154613
Jashan qualified from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas, University of London in 2008 with a distinction. Soon after this he completed a Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry course with the world renowned Dr Christopher Orr, which focused on providing the best cosmetic options for patients using the latest materials. He has carried out numerous life changing smile makeovers. Jashan obtained the Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons England, a widely recognised postgraduate qualification.
Alongside general dentistry, Jashan has a special interest in Dental Implantology and is passionate about the positive impact of dental implants on his patients' quality of life. He has completed a Diploma in Implant Dentistry working alongside a leading consultant in Harley Street. He then went on to complete a Master’s degree at the prestigious Warwick University, which has provided him with the highest level of qualification for a U.K Implantologist. Jashan accepts referrals to provide implant treatment.
Jashan has a keen interest in postgraduate education and the importance of continued learning and development for all dentists. He has obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Dental Education from the University of Bedfordshire and has spent some time teaching dentists at the Implant training Institute in Harley street. He is an educational supervisor for Hertfordshire and West Essex as part of Health Education Englands training programme for new dental graduates.
He is an educational supervisor for foundation dentists in Hertfordshire and West Essex and takes time out of his clinical practice for their educational learning needs.
Dr Shweta S Patel
BDS (Hons), B.Sc (Hons), B.Eng. (Hons) GDC:139184
Shweta qualified from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry in Plymouth with honours in 2016. She has experience in both hospital settings and in practice. In hospital, Shweta carried out difficult extractions and biopsies and worked within a multidisciplinary team to treat and manage patients with complex medical histories including head and neck cancer. In practice, she saw patients with a range of dental needs and has helped mentor newly qualified dentists.
Prior to being a dentist, Shweta has experience in a range of roles within the dental setting. She studied at the Queen Mary, University of London gaining her Bachelor of Engineering in Dental Materials and went on to study further and gain qualifications in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy at the University of Portsmouth. She received an honours degree at both universities. Presently, she is studying for the second part of The Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties (MJDF).
Shweta is passionate about dentistry and particularly enjoys helping patients to overcome their fears of the dentist. Her friendly, caring and calming manner is well received by children and patients who are slightly anxious.
Her passions and interests outside of dentistry include travelling, cooking, completing arts and crafts and visiting the theatre.
Dr Dareen Sherief
Dareen qualified from the University of Liverpool and has joined our practice in September 2020. She has a gentle kind approach and many of our patients love seeing her. She is especially good with children.
Miss Shurmaine McCabe
Dip Dental Hygiene Royal College of Surgeons of England, GDC: 159014
Shurmaine qualified top of her class at the world renowned Eastman Dental Institute in 2013 and has worked with us since.
She has extensive experience in maintaining oral health. This can range from simple scaling, polishing and instruction in maintaining oral hygiene to more complex gum treatments
She is highly rated for her excellent clinical skills by all her patients, and prides herself in taking a gentle and calming approach. She has a special interest in treating periodontal disease, preventative dentistry. Many of our patients have repeatedly commented that Shurmaine really is the kindest and most caring hygienist they have ever been treated by.
She is also our aesthetician providing whitening and treatment for lines and wrinkles. She is an accredited member of BTC.
She is also able to help maintain the dental health of our patients who have undergone implant treatment.
Miss Rachel Sullivan
Rachel used to be a patient of the practice and so is experienced as a user of the service.
She joined the practice in 2015 and has been instrumental in implementing current regulations applicable to dental practice. She has a very calming nature and is friendly and approachable. She thoroughly enjoys meeting patients and always strives to ensure our patients have a pleasant visit.
She coordinates the treatment appointments and is happy to discuss any queries that may arise.
Miss Becky Shadbolt
NVQ Dental Nursing, GDC:214870
Becky has been a dental nurse for over 10 years, she joined the practice in 2017 and has become a real asset to the team. She likes all aspects of dental nursing and particularly enjoys meeting and interacting with patients and caring for them throughout their appointments.
Becky has many years of experience with dealing with people and her friendly and approachable manner helps to ease nervous patients.
Mrs Janet Furnivall
National Certificate NEBDN GDC:133004
Janet has been a dental nurse for over 20 years, she joined the practice in 2020 and has become a vital part of the team. She likes all aspects of dental nursing and also has an additional qualification in dental radiography.
There is never a moment where Janet is not smiling and she is great with nervous patients.
Mrs Marta Breckenridge
National Diploma in Dental Nursing NEBDN GDC: 285244
Marta provides important support for our dentists and patients during all treatments. She discovered clinical dentistry gives her the greatest satisfaction and loves helping people achieve the greatest smile along with the best oral hygiene they deserve.