Meet the Team
All our dentists adhere to the rules governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".
Hardeep (Harry) Basra
BDS (Hons) DipDSed (GKT) MJDF RCS (Eng)
(GDC No: 83663)
Harry qualified from Guys, Kings and St Thomas's Dental Hospital with a honours degree in Dentistry. Since qualifying he has worked in various Dental practices and Dental Hospitals. Harry is committed to continuing professional development through post-graduate education. He has completed the Royal College of Surgeons MJDF examinations. He has also attained the Diploma in Sedation from Guy's Dental Hospital. Currently he is on route to complete the Royal College of Surgeons MFDS examinations. His special interests include restorative and special care dentistry.
Harry enjoys all aspects of dentistry- restorative dentistry, aesthetic dentistry, veneers, crowns, bridgework and tooth-coloured fillings. He specialises in dealing with nervous patients. He is currently studying for a masters in Restorative Dentistry at the University College London - Eastman Dental Institute.
Away from the practice he enjoys playing football, watching football - especially if Barcelona are playing and going to the gym. Harry is married to Jasmeen who is also a dentist. They both enjoy travelling, experiencing new cultures and cuisines.
Mr Arijit Ray-Chaudhuri
BDS MFDS RCSEd MJDF RCSEng LLM AHEA FDS RCSEng
(Specialist Consultant Dentist)
(GDC No: 82588)
AJ graduated from Guy's, King's and St Thomas' University in 2003. He then worked as a general dentist for 2 years before becoming a hospital dentist to further his dental knowledge and experience. He worked as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillo-facial surgery, Prosthetics, Oral Medicine and Periodontology, Conscious Sedation and Restorative Dentistry. During this training he completed his diplomas of Membership at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He also read law at Cardiff University and completed his Masters degree.
AJ then embarked upon 5 years of formal Consultant training at King's College and St George's Hospitals in London. He obtained experience in providing complex root canal treatments, gum surgery, crowns, bridges, dentures and implants.
During his training he has taught dentists and allied health professionals locally, regionally and nationally. AJ has also published extensively in scientific journals on a variety of topics related to his specialty and has conducted research which has been published in an international journal. In addition to this, he was awarded an Honorary Lecturership at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and examines for the MJDF examination. He has also completed a post-graduate certificate in teaching and is an Associate of the Higher Education Authority.
AJ has recently been awarded his Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and is a specialist in Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics, Periodontics and Prosthodontics.
In his spare time he enjoys travelling, photography and football.
Adrian RJ Curtis
FDS RCS (Eng) BDS (QUB)
(GDC No: 66012)
Adrian graduated from Queen's Belfast in 1990 and achieved his Fellowship in 1995 from the Royal College of Surgeons in London. His post-graduate training was in Oral Surgery in hospitals throughout the UK. He currently lives in Buckinghamshire and works as an Associate Specialist in Oral Surgery at Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Aylesbury where he is also Clinical Director for Oral Surgery & Orthodontics. He undertakes private specialist Oral Surgery in South Buckinghamshire.
His main interests are in dento-alveolar surgery particularly in relation to orthodontic treatment, peri-radicular surgery and the management of children with cleft lip and palate. He is actively involved in teaching to all members of the dental team and to colleagues in other medical and nursing specialties.
Dr Anand Mistry
BDS (Lond) MFDS RCSEd MFGDP (UK) MSc Endo
Special Interest in Endodontics
(GDC No: 103981)
Anand qualified in 2006 from King's College London and has since worked in Cornwall, North London and Hertfordshire.
In 2009, Anand completed a postgraduate diploma, the MFDS. (Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery) from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
In 2010, he completed a 12-month Cosmetic and Aesthetic Dentistry Postgraduate Certificate course and achieved Full Membership of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD). He is also a registered BioClear practitioner - a new modern method of providing stronger and longer lasting Composite resin restorations (white fillings). He was one of the first 100 dentists in the UK to complete the BioClear course.
Anand has a Special Interest in Endodontics (Root canal treatment) and has just completed a 3-year MSc in Endodontics at King's College London, passing with Distinction. He aims to be able to provide enhanced Root Canal Treatment which is also pain-free. He uses the latest methods such as Rotary and Reciprocating preparation and also Warm Obturation techniques. This enables his patients to retain their teeth for longer. Anand regularly treats cases that are considered complex, including teeth with curved canals, re-treatments, extensively restored teeth and resorptive lesions.
He works part-time at Conway House Dental Practice, combining General Practice and Endodontic only roles. He takes referrals from dentists within the practice, as well as from external practices.
Anand is happily married and lives in North London. Outside of dentistry, Anand is a keen football fan and plays regularly in order to keep fit. He is also a photographer; specialising in portraits, wedding events and long-exposure photography.
BDS MJDF RCS (Eng)
(GDC No: 209492)
Maninder qualified from the University of Bristol in 2011 and has been working in the Berkshire/Buckinghamshire area since.
He has a calm and caring manner with his patients and enjoys explaining available treatments in detail to all his patients and treating nervous patients with care. He enjoys creating a relaxing atmosphere for his patients. His particular interests in dentistry include all aspects of cosmetic dentistry including teeth whitening, crown and bridges, and aesthetic build up cases.
He has completed his postgraduate membership of Joint Dental Faculty examination accredited by the Royal college of England in 2015 and he has finished a year long advanced dental seminars course in cosmetic denistry in Central London. He has always kept up to date with his continued professional development by attending multiple courses and seminars over the years in all different aspects of dentistry.
In his spare time Maninder is a keen drummer and has excelled in playing the Indian drum called the Dhol which he plays on weekends. He enjoys playing and watching football on a regular basis and going on long hikes.
Dr Joel Thomas, Specialty Registrar in Periodontology
BDS, MFDS RCSEd, MClinDent
(GMC No: 228636)
Joel graduated from Bristol University following which he worked as a general dentist in Worcestershire. During this period he became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, gaining his MFDS post graduate qualification.
Joel quickly developed a particular passion for surgical dentistry, prompting him to pursue and advance these skills in the hospital environment. He gained two years experience as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Senior House Officer, working in both Worcester and Bristol. This involved all aspects of oral surgery including surgical wisdom tooth removal, as well as treating oro-facial trauma and cancer patients.
Joel then began his four year Periodontal Specialist training (MClinDent) at Guy's Hospital and is currently completing this training.
During this time he also teaches undergraduate students in the Periodontal department at Guys Hospital.
Joel has published numerous articles in both national and international journals as well as presenting his work at multiple national conferences.
He has an empathetic and caring manner towards patients and is always happy to help other members of the team.
BDS, MFGDP(UK), MFDS RCS, CertConSed, MSc (Dental Implantology)
(GDC No: 228321)
Jonathan graduated from the University of Bristol in 2012. Since graduating he has worked in private practice mainly in the Bristol area, however, now he performs Oral Surgery (by referral) in many practices across the South of England.
He was awarded Membership of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners, Royal College of Surgeons of England, MFGDP(UK) in 2013 and Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MFDS RCS) in 2014. Jonathan has a particular interest in providing dental treatment for nervous patients with the aid of sedation and in 2017 completed a Conscious Sedation degree at UCL (Eastman Dental Institute), London.
Continuing with postgraduate education, in 2017 he became the youngest dentist to graduate from the University of Bristol with a 3-year Master's degree (MSc) in Dental Implantology. Jonathan's special interest is the field of Oral Surgery; this includes removing troublesome wisdom teeth or using Dental Implants to rebuild a patient's smile. Outside of work, Jonathan's passions are skiing, automobiles and outdoor pursuits; the more adventurous, the better!
Bsc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy
(GDC No: 245786)
Sarah qualified from Teesside University with an honors degree in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy. After qualifying Sarah underwent a vocational training year in a practice in Buckinghamshire were she gained experience treating adults and children for restorative work and Hygiene treatments. After graduating from Vocational training she went on to work in private practice and NHS community in London. She has also recently been certified to perform Inhalation conscious sedation. Her special interests include treating nervous patients and pediatric dentistry.
Sarah has worked for Conway House for over 1 year. Sarah aims to put all her patients at ease when being treated. It is often commented that she is very gentle and always aims to give her patients a positive experience. In her free time Sarah enjoys cycling and swimming and travelling. In 2015 Sarah underwent a volunteering trip to India with our other Hygienist Julie where they treated a variety of children with differing dental needs with a main focus of giving them oral health education.
LeAnna D Morris
Bsc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy
(GDC No: 248869)
LeAnna grew up in Nashville Tennessee USA and began her dental career as a nurse in 1996.
In 2009 she completed her 4 year dental hygiene Bachelors Degree from the College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas. She then practiced at several advanced dental surgeries in Las Vegas. She also spent her evenings teaching and coaching new dental hygiene students at the college she graduated from.
LeAnna is very passionate about her profession which motivates her to continually update her personal and professional development, best practice and new treatments. She enjoys attending educational courses in the United States and also here in the UK. She loves educating and sharing her valuable knowledge with her patients.
With her wealth of knowledge and experience you will know that you are in safe hands when attending your hygienist appointment. She has the excellent ability to blend kindness, thoroughness, and a gentle touch while providing the best treatment and education to our patients.
In 2012 LeAnna met her soulmate and now husband. He unfortunately (yet fortunately) lived 'across the pond'. She has since relocated her life to the UK and spends her spare time traveling, camping, and visiting new places she never dreamed she would see!
Practice Manager - Nailah Shah - (GDC no. 255009)
(GDC No: 132736)
Melanie has been nursing for over ten years in various dental practices. She recently joined us at Conway House Dental practice. Melanie has a gorgeous four year old who takes up a lot of her time. She also enjoys walking and spending time with her family.
Joy is the practice receptionist. She has been at the practice since October 2007. She lives in a cottage in a small village in Oxfordshire. She has two children.
The light of her life is her grandson. Her interests include interior designing and travel.
(GDC No: 116482)
Debbie has been with practice for over 19 years as a Dental Surgery Assistant and then Practice Administrator. She now works in reception, 2 days a week. She is the mother of two beautiful daughters, Arlia and Emily.
As well as caring for her daughters, she enjoys walking, pilates and swimming.
Shannon O Donnell - Trainee Dental Nurse