MEET THE TEAM
Our Talented Dentists
Dr Rishi Nagaria – Principal Dentist (GDC 194317)
Rishi qualified from Bart’s and the London, Queen Mary’s University in 2010. He then went on to complete vocational training, followed by working as a senior house officer at King’s College Hospital.
Since then, Rishi has been based in general practice, working in both NHS and private practice, including The Ivy Clinic, Teddington.
He has his wife Shivani have recently taken over the management of W9 Dental Health and hope o continue to provide you and your families with the highest quality dental care.
Rishi has completed numerous courses on minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry, and his main passion is to improve smiles without the need for drastic treatment. His favourite treatments include white fillings and straightening teeth with clear aligners and system such as 6 Month Smiles.
He also provides facial aesthetic treatment, including the use of wrinkle reducing injections to give younger looking skin.
Dr Shivani Shah – Principal Dentist (GDC 210529)
Shivani qualified as a dentist from Birmingham University in 2011. She completed her vocational training with the Oxford Deanery, following which she held a position as a senior house officer at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. There she worked primarily with the maxillofacial surgery team. During this period she gained her Membership (Faculty of Dental Surgery) of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. She has worked in general practice since, and is skilled to provide a range of comprehensive treatments. She understands how important your smile is and with her caring nature is able to listen to your concerns and give you your confidence back.
Her passion has led her to complete a postgraduate course in aesthetic and restorative dentistry. Alongside this her interests broaden to facial aesthetics, where she has gained knowledge and training in providing anti-ageing and anti-wrinkle treatments.
Shivani enjoys keeping fit and going to the gym, long walks in the Lake District and has a love for food!
Dr Aarti Shah (GDC 244457)
Aarti graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2013 and has committed to further training ever since. She spent two years in dental hospitals working within Special Care and Oral Surgery which led her to develop her surgical skills and mainly treated anxious and nervous patients.
She enjoys every element of dentistry and strives to make all her patients happy with the end result. She provides treatment in all areas of dentistry from crowns, veneers, bridges and dentures to alleviating pain via root canal treatment to save the tooth. In addition, Aarti is qualified to provide the Invisalign; a nearly invisible clear brace system to straighten teeth without placing restrictions on your lifestyle. She has completed the Aspire Advanced Aesthetics Course and enjoys helping patients achieve their perfect smile. She is also developing her range of facial rejuvenation techniques to give patients a smoother, younger looking face which can greatly increase their confidence and self-esteem.
Aarti has a particular knack for calming nervous patients who have put off their dental needs due to past bad experiences. When Aarti is not dabbling with molars she can be found walking her dog, at the gym and enjoys going to choir regularly.
Dr Sepi Rowshanaei (GDC 103360)
Dr. Rowshanaei graduated from Newcastle University in 2006 with Merit in Clinical Dentistry and went on to complete a year as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Guys’ King’s and St Thomas Hospital during which time she completed examinations to become a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh.
She joined W9 in 2009 and is committed to post-graduate education and has completed a Certificate in Restorative Dentistry at the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute. Dr. Rowshanaei has a warm and sympathetic nature and can successfully treat even the most nervous adults and children. She has completed a course in minimally invasive dentistry and Invisalign orthodontics in order to achieve a natural and highly cosmetic smile with minimal damage to teeth.
Outside of work, Sepi is a spin addict and enjoys anything to do with food.
Dr Minal Amlani (GDC 194065)
Minal’s career started out as a Biomedical scientist and qualified from Westminster University with a BSc in Biomedical Sciences in 2005. She worked in the field for 5 years and then and trained in Dentistry at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, qualifying in 2010 with a first class honours degree. Since graduation she has worked closely with experienced facial surgeons in hospital and with special needs adults and children in community dental care. This experience has helped Minal to learn techniques to deliver painless anaesthetic injections and treat nervous adults and children. She then completed MJDF diploma from the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Minal has trained in the provision of dental implants and uses her surgical experience to ensure the best quality of care and completed the renowned SAAD course in Dental sedation. This can help nervous patients and those having complicated treatment such as implants to have a calm and stress free dental experience.
Her current special interest is facial aesthetics and she has done numerous training courses to provide the full range of Botox and dermal filler treatments in the face. She is undergoing a masters degree in Aesthetic Medicine now and this is due for completion in 2019.
Minal is passionate about advanced learning to keep with latest techniques and attends numerous exhibitions and training courses to cover more than 100 hours of professional continuous development in a year.
NURSING & ADMINISTRATION
Magda has been a dental nurse since 2013, and joined W9 Dental Heath in 2016. Magda’s passion is excellent customer service and outstanding patient care. Her favorite aspect of dentistry is cosmetic dentistry. She enjoys all aspect of dental nursing from meeting and greeting patients to the cross-infection control duties. In her free time, Magda loves to swim and spend time with her cat Kicia. She speaks English and Polish.
Julia joined the team in 2019 and is currently completing her Level 3 Apprenticeship in Dental Nursing. She has a friendly personality and enjoys making sure patients feel comfortable and at ease in the dental chair. She has a great interest in dentistry and is in pursuit of a career within the industry. Outside of work Julia enjoys spending time with her family, friends and loves to travel.
Mandana completed in Dental Technology and has worked in commercial dental laboratories since. She then gained a dental nursing qualification in 2017. Mandana enjoys work in the dental industry as both a dental nurse and technician and joined the team at W9 Dental health in 2019. In her spare time, Mandana loves cooking and doing yoga.
Annais graduated from Bedfordshire University in 2018 with merit in Marketing and Advertising Communications. She has been working as front of house for many known brands and is committed to take her customer relationship career forward. Her main role is to help the patients to feel relaxed and have a great experience. She believes in making the patient journey as smooth as possible, and is keen to make going to the dentist a fun experience! In her spare time, Annais enjoys going to the gym and doing fitness classes, as well as socialising with friends.
Mumtahna has been a member of the team since 2019 and is studying Level 3 Dental Nursing Apprenticeship. She is compassionate and friendly to every patient, and tries her best to make the patient feel comfortable whilst assisting the dentist with treatment. She gets great satisfaction from seeing a patient happy at the end of treatment. Mumtahna is interested in pursing a career as an orthodontic therapist. During her free time she loves bike riding and spending time with her friends and family.